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Title Georgian Court University
Address 900 Lakewood Avenue
Town Lakewood
Phone (732) 987-2263
Website www.georgian.edu
Info Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive, coeducational university with a strong liberal arts core and a historic, special concern for women, and is a dynamic community committed to the core values of justice, respect, integrity, service, and compassion, locally and globally. GCU, which empowers students to shape a just and compassionate world, is based in Lakewood, N.J., and sits on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, which is a National Historic Landmark and an arboretum. Georgian Court expands possibility for nearly 2,400 students of all faiths and backgrounds in 30+ undergraduate majors and 10+ graduate programs. In addition to degree programs, GCU offers a range of online programs, certificate programs, and classes in locations beyond Lakewood. The university is committed to serving others through community education and programming through special events, lectures, concerts, theatrical performances, tours, exhibits, day trips and more.