Office of Student Life 

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Student Life brings learning out of the classroom and our innovative programs are personalized to ensure you achieve academic success. From first-year students to first-generation students and transfer students, Student Life tailors services and events to reach all populations.


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The Final Lap 2024

April 26th - May 3rd | Kogan Plaza

Join Wellbeing at GW for The Final Lap, a series of free and low-cost events aimed at promoting student well-being during the end-of-semester rush! Enjoy daily snack breaks with free treats, therapy dogs, compass coffee cold brew, and more to help you recharge for final exams. Open to all students, some events require pre-registration.

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Senior Week: Last Night

Wednesday, May 15, 7 PM | U-Yard

Seniors, get ready for Last Night at University Yard! Say goodbye to your GW home with all your favorite First Night activities, including a mechanical bull, carnival trailers, free food, and more.

Bring your family and celebrate your last night as a GW student!

District Connections

Start your journey with one of many #onlyatGW moments, and get connected to D.C. from anywhere!


First-Year Experience


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