Admitted Graduate Student Events


Five GW students talking at the Lincoln Memorial with the Washington Monument, Reflecting Pool and U.S. Capitol in the background.


Congratulations on your acceptance to GW's Columbian College of Arts and Sciences!

We hope you can attend one of our virtual admitted graduate student events. You will have the opportunity to talk with current students and admissions staff, get your questions answered about the next steps, and learn all about the GW experience.

Check your email for more information about how to join the events. We look forward to connecting with you soon!


Upcoming Virtual Events

All events are scheduled for Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Current Student Q&A

Wednesday, June 2, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Hear directly from our current graduate students all about CCAS, living in the D.C. area and the GW experience.

Career Outlook: Internships and Jobs

Tuesday, June 8, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Learn about career services and how our staff will assist you with your career goals.

Faculty Q&A

Thursday, June 10, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Hear first-hand from some of the distinguished faculty members at GW who will speak about their teaching methods and their relationships with graduate students.

GW from Anywhere: Connecting to the Nation's Capital

Wednesday, June 16, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Get the scoop on all things Washington, D.C. — from navigating the transit system to making the most of your time in the District as a graduate student at GW. If you are new to the area, you will leave this session feeling like a D.C. native.

GW Support Services

Thursday, June 24, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Learn about GW services dedicated to supporting our domestic and international student community.


Online Orientation

The Office of Graduate Studies will host online orientation sessions throughout the summer. Registration will not be necessary, all new students will receive email notifications on how to join orientation.  You will only need to attend one orientation session. Make sure you check out the orientation webpage to view our orientation schedule.


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