Current Graduate Students

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GW and Columbian College thrive on the passion, diversity and intellectual curiosity of our students. We provide a host of services and resources to help you succeed, including academic advising, career services and financial aid.


Graduate Student Essentials


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Student Services Team

As a current George Washington University graduate student, you have the support of a designated Student Services Coordinator within the College of Arts and Sciences. Your Student Services Coordinator will guide you throughout your tenure at GW. This person can help you navigate university policies and procedures and connect you directly to the resources you need. Your Student Services Coordinator also works in conjunction with your academic advisor to ensure you are optimizing your time here at GW. In addition, we have a dedicated Career Counselor who provides career coaching to all current CCAS graduate students.

Our team hosts a variety of social and academic programming to enhance your graduate student experience. Your Student Services Team is located on Foggy Bottom campus in the Academic Center, Smith Hall Suite 118.

Upcoming Graduate Student Events

To view all of our events, please visit the Current Graduate Student Events page.




Graduate Student Highlights

Student Research Shines at CCAS Showcase

May 8, 2024

Undergraduate and graduate students across the sciences, social sciences and humanities displayed their scholarly work at the CCAS Research Showcase.

It’s Not Easy Being Green: New Species Named for Kermit the Frog

April 10, 2024

Kermitops gratus, an ancient species of amphibians discovered by researchers including GW Biology's Cal So, pays homage to the iconic Muppet.

Ready to Launch: A GW Student’s NASA Mission

April 8, 2024

PhD student Nick Kirschner’s research journey took him from NASA to the New Mexico desert—part of an agreement that is propelling GW astrophysics to new heights.