GW’s Response to COVID-19

The fall 2020 semester is underway, with a limited number of students living on campus and the majority of undergraduate and graduate classes taking place remotely. Learn more about our enhanced health and safety efforts as well as our response to COVID-19. For information and resources on COVID-19, visit the CDC’s website.


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Provost M. Brian Blake

Virtual Convocation Welcomes Class of 2024

Incoming GW students received a warm virtual welcome from our community during a Convocation ceremony. While the world is still uncertain, Provost M. Brian Blake said, students can be certain that their time at GW will allow them to follow their passions and become scholars and leaders that will help guide the world.

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This fall, as most GW students learn virtually from locations around the world, faculty are finding opportunities to leverage technology and new teaching techniques to deliver a high-quality academic experience.


"Thomas Buergenthal visited my Holocaust class @GWtweets today and I’ll never forget it. It was the first time in my life hearing from a Holocaust survivor directly. Research through text is one thing. Hearing directly from the person is another."

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A Diverse Community is a Strong Community

Collaboration, Respect, Openness and Diversity are core values that define the George Washington University (GW). The Accessibility Notice and Equal Opportunity (EO) Statement shared here reflect our desire to make this a welcoming and inclusive space for all students, visitors and members of our broader community.


Accessibility Notice

The George Washington University (GW) is committed to making all web properties and web content accessible and usable for everyone, including people with disabilities, by employing principles of universal design and striving to conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.

If you experience a barrier that affects your ability to access GW websites, videos or other digital content, please let us know.

Equal Opportunity (EO) Statement

The George Washington University does not unlawfully discriminate against any person on any basis prohibited by federal law, the District of Columbia Human Rights Act, or other applicable law, including without limitation, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, pregnancy, or familial or marital status. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the university, including admission to education programs and employment.