Student Life

Day of Excellence 2024

GW Students Celebrate Day of Excellence

Day of Excellence is a recognition of all the individuals and groups that make GW special.

Solar Eclipse Watch Party on the City View Room Terrace

In Photos: The Solar Eclipse at GW

GW hosts solar eclipse watch parties for scientific milestone.

GW Commencement on the National Mall

Commencement Week Registration Now Open

Members of the GW community are invited to register for Commencement Week events.


How the GW Student Health Center Is Expanding Gynecologic Health Services

The Student Health Center has increased the primary care services it offers to students to include pap smears.

Ramadan at GW

Muslim members of the GW community have been able to practice together while sharing their culture with both each other and their non-practicing peers.

In Photos: Halfway to Graduation

The Class of 2026 celebrated reaching the halfway point of their GW journeys.

GW Catholic members outside under cherry blossom tree

Students from GW Catholics Explain What Holy Week and Easter Means to Them

Climax of the Lenten season is a time for Christians to celebrate and recognize the crucifixion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Match Day 2024

GW Medical Students Discover the ‘Joy and Privilege of Medicine’

M.D. Class of 2024 see the future of their medical education journey on Match Day.

Students tying their skates

Rolling Back in Time

In photos, see how the University Student Center was transformed into a '90s roller rink for GW students to unwind and build community.

Cherry blossoms over the Washington Monument

#GWToDo: 2024 National Cherry Blossom Festival

From kite festival to parade, GW Today presents a short guide to the iconic annual celebration.

NCAA Bound swimmers

GW Sends Three Swimmers to NCAA Championships

Three national qualifiers is the most in a single year in program history.

CCAS graduate student Leroy Ellis, Katelyn Moon, SGA president Arielle Geismar, Dan Saleem, Benny Huang and Biyang Soh.

Paving a Path for Middle School Leaders

GW SGA members shared ideas with DCPS’s Eliot-Hine Middle School students on running a student government.

SJT Day 2024

GW Awards 10 D.C. High School Seniors Stephen Joel Trachtenberg Scholarships

The Class of 2028 recipients will join a prestigious and proud program that covers tuition, room, board, books and fees throughout four years at GW.

Mock Shaadi Heer Ranjha

In Photos: GW Community Celebrates South Asian Heritage Month with a Mock Shaadi

Multiple student groups staged performances at the annual event, which pays tribute to South Asian wedding traditions.

Members of the SAHC 2024 board.

Students Lead Celebration of South Asian Heritage at GW

The 2024 South Asian Heritage Celebration focuses on how storytelling strengthens community and builds pride.


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