Summer in DC
  • Spend summer in the city! DC features a wealth of opportunities to complement summer study.
  • GW Summer Sessions: Online, on campus, and abroad.
  • Earn 3 credits in just 6 weeks! Daytime, evening and online classes offer flexibility for your busy lifestyle.

Open to undergraduate, graduate, and visiting students, summer classes are offered in compressed 6, 8, 10 and 14-week sessions during the day, in the evening, and online, so you can integrate coursework into your busy lifestyle.

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Lessons on the Many Faces of Grief

Lessons on the Many Faces of Grief

The four-day summer institute on grief and loss, hosted by the Office of Summer and Special Programs and the


Brasilia Without Borders at George Washington

Learn about our collaboration with Brasilia Without Borders during the summer of 2014. Courses, audience, keynote speakers and events are described.

Snap Summer Photo Contest

2014 Snap Summer Photo Contest Winners

We asked for photos that celebrated the beauty of summer on GW’s campuses and the DC Metro area - and you gave them to us. See the winners of the 2014 Snap Summer Photo Contest!