Academic Support

A number of resources are available to students. These include the:

Additional Resources to Support Students

Please note that the following support services are housed on the GW Foggy Bottom campus.

Student Services Hub

The Student Services Hub brings together in a friendly, centralized, service-culture setting the offices of Student Financial Assistance, Student Accounts, the Registrar, and GWorld.

Student Health Center: Counseling and Psychological Services

The Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) team serves students and engages the entire GW community, working to build a culture of support and connection with student well-being.  We support mental health and personal development by collaborating directly with students to overcome challenges and difficulties that may interfere with academic, emotional, and personal success.

Disability Support Services (DSS)

Students with disabilities are encouraged to participate as fully as possible in campus life. DSS works with students to ensure access to every opportunity for learning and personal growth. Staff members are available to discuss a range of disability-management issues. Browse the Web site or call 202-994-8250 (V/TDD) MORE

Military and Veteran Services

The George Washington University's Military and Veteran Services is committed to providing our student veterans, dependents and military personnel with excellence in service through timely and accurate benefit processing, high-quality customer service and supportive community-building activities.

GW is a Yellow Ribbon Program Participant and is widely recognized for its excellence, both as a general academic institution and as a university for military-affiliates. Since Military and Veterans Services was created in 2008, GW has been an annual recipient of the Military Friendly Award and is also annually recognized as a Military Times “Best for Vets” higher education institution.

Division for Student Affairs

The Division for Student Affairs engages and encourages student learning by creating and fostering communities that promote personal development. Students are offered opportunities, services, and activities that promote connectedness, diversity, inclusion, and belonging. The Student Affairs team is comprehensive, collaborative, and supports the university mission to be academically rigorous and, simultaneously, student-centered.

Graduate Student Services

Apply for admission, search for graduate programs, admissions and funding information, and additional resources.

International Services Office (ISO)

The International Services Office provides assistance and information to international students, scholars, and faculty at the University. These services are broad and include advice on visa advising and regulations, social and recreational activities, cultural adjustment workshops, support groups, and orientation programs for international students new to GW.