GW is creative, evolving, inspiring, determined, fearless, passionate, groundbreaking, cutting-edge, imaginative, global, driven, talented, connected, caring, engaged

No matter what subjects we pursue, we’ve all come here to

change the course of history.


Logan Bartholomew, Christianne Chua and Maggie Steiner



Junior Logan Bartholomew (Chemistry), second-year Christianne Chua (Biomedical Engineering) and junior Maggie Steiner (Applied Mathematics) have been named 2019 Goldwater Scholars, a prestigious recognition for undergraduate students pursuing careers in the natural sciences, engineering and mathematics. These students have previously pursued research projects with faculty members and will use their awards to continue to make a positive impact on the world around them.




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GW; Together, We Raise High!



GW's Strategic Initiatives

Our five strategic initiatives will guide the university’s efforts over the next several years:

  • Student Experience
  • Research
  • Philanthropy & Constituent Engagement
  • Medical Enterprise
  • Institutional Culture

Learn More About the Strategic Initiatives 




A residence hall with updated flooring and furniture

$10 Million in Campus Enhancements

After a $10 million investment, the university has completed hundreds of projects to improve the student, faculty and staff experience. We will continue to assess and improve campus infrastructure with future projects.


Student taking a photo with George at First Night

Welcome to GW

Welcome Week 2019 provides opportunities for students to connect, build relationships, learn about resources, and build a community at GW. Take advantage of all the events and get ready for the start of the new academic year!

People sitting at tables at Colonials Weekend kickoff party

Colonials Weekend 2019

Colonials Weekend is the time for alumni, families, students, and friends to connect with the people and places that make GW unforgettable. Mark your calendars for all of the weekend’s events!


Student holding GW balloons

Kariann Tan (@smoothbartowski)

GW Class of 2023

"first generation immigrant and first in family to go to college. let’s do this @gwtweets"



"Will never not be excited for the First Day Of School. " [email protected]


"lemme tell u about a foggy bottom... ." [email protected]


"first day of grad school and im already behind on the reading" [email protected]


"Our favorite orientation leaders had so much fun leading the freshmen through their first week of college. Hope everyone had a great first week back!" [email protected]


"huge summer mood" [email protected]


"Getting ready to stare at SPSS files" [email protected]


"No longer the smallest fish in a big pond #yr2" [email protected]


""rolling into junior year with my og gw friend #fdoc" " [email protected]

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