Campus Resources

The CARE Team often collaborates with other campus offices and their resources. Below are some of the campus partners and resources we often refer students to as forms of support. Please feel free to review their descriptions and other appropriate information below. 

Campus Partners

Academic Advising

Undergraduate Academic Advising

Graduate Advising

Each student is typically assigned an academic advisor based on their program of study. Please reach out to your program in order to connect  with your advisor. Or, reach out to [email protected] to be connected with your academic advisor if you aren't sure who that would be. 


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS is the GW student counseling center. This is a safe, non-judgmental, and confidential counseling resource for students in need of mental health or personal development support when facing academic, emotional, or personal success challenges. 

Contact: [email protected] | 202-994-5300, option 2

Office of Advocacy and Support (OAS)

OAS is a campus resource providing trauma-informed and healing-centered confidential support to GW students impacted  by sexual violence, relationship violence, and/or stalking.

Contact: [email protected] 

Campus Living and Residential Education (CLRE)

CLRE are our campus partners who are passionate and student-centered professionals dedicated to supporting students' learning through fostering vibrant residential communities. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Disability and Support Services (DSS)

DSS are campus partners who work collaboratively with students, faculty, staff across the campus to foster a climate of universal academic excellence while promoting disability culture and GW's broader diversity and inclusion initiatives. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Title IX Office

Title IX are campus partners who respond to reports of sexual misconduct, and also provide prevention and response programming for the GW community. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Office for Student Success (OSS)

OSS are campus partners who embrace a holistic approach to student success to support the academic progress, student engagement, and well-being of all students. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Student Health Services

Student Health Services are campus partners who are responsible for all student medical care, including: diagnosis and treatment of illness, injury, and ongoing conditions. 

Contact: [email protected] | 202-994-5300, option 1

Student Rights and Responsibilities (SRR)

SRR are campus partners who engage across GW to foster equitable and restorative accountability to community standards. 

Contact: [email protected] 

GW Emergency Services

Campus partners who consist of GW Police Department and University Resilience provide a safe and secure campus for all. 

Contact: Emergency: 202-994-6111 | Non-Emergency: 202-994-6110

Student Resources

The Store

A GW community resource that provides perishable/non-perishable groceries, school supplies, professional attire, hygiene products, and more. The Store is located on both Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon Campus. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Academic Commons

Academic Commons is a "one-stop shop" for academic resources and services across the university. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Laptop Loaner Program

The Office for Student Success operates a laptop loaner program for students who may temporarily need a laptop. OSS are at limited capacity for laptops and may not be able to accomodate for the request immediately.

Contact: [email protected] 

Center for Career Services

Center for Career Services offers comprehensive career development, experential education, student employment services and resources for GW degree-seeking students, alumni and international exchange students. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation provides programming in the areas of intramural and club sports, fitness and wellness instruction, and informal recreational opportunities. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Multicultural Student Services Center (MSSC)

The MSSC leads university student diversity initiatives to ensure the same high quality university experience for all students through student leadership opportunities and cultural education. 

Contact: [email protected] 

International Services Office (ISO)

The ISO facilitates international educational exchange through its service and programs. It serves as the primary administrative, programming, and advising office for the GW international community. 

Contact: [email protected] 

Faculty/Staff Resources

Raise High Folder

The Raise High Folder is a faculty/staff guide with additional information on supporting students' wellbeing. The document contains information on observing and communicating with students in distress and what campus resources may be available to them. Please request for hard copies via email ([email protected]

Raise High Folder (PDF)

REACH Program

This program is designed for GW Faculty and Staff to have the opportunity to engage in workshops that will provide information about student well-being trends, availability of services, and how to make appropriate referrals to those services. 

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