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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Co-Curricular Experiences

Summer 2024 | (Varying Dates / Times, TBA)

Explore shared interests and identities at GW through diverse Co-Curricular Programs. Hosted by various campus offices including Student Life, GW Hillel, and Women’s Leadership Program, these experiences blend in-person and online engagement. Connect with peers, delve into personal growth, and embrace Washington, D.C., as your new home.

Fall Orientation 2024

Fall 2024 | (Varying Dates / Times, TBA)

Get ready for GW's Fall Orientation 2024, where new students will engage in exciting programs, receive essential updates, and connect with the vibrant campus community. Prepare for your journey with the comprehensive Buff & Blue Book, stay informed through the "Next Stop, GW!" newsletter, and complete important pre-arrival tasks. Welcome to your new adventure at GW!

For more details, visit the GW Fall Orientation page.

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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