Brasilia Without Borders at George Washington University

Learn about our collaboration with Brasilia Without Borders during the summer of 2014. Courses, audience, keynote speakers and events are described. Students will also provide blog entries, photos and more.

Skype Chat Hours

International Summer chat hours no longer occurring.

International Summer at GW

Summer Study for International Students

The George Washington University, a world-renowned research university, invites international graduate and undergraduate students to spend an unforgettable summer in Washington, DC. International Summer at GW offers programs to international working professionals and students visiting from international universities and who require visa sponsorship.

Why International Summer at GW?

  • Academic excellence and programs of global importance
  • A diverse and intellectual community
  • An immersive American university experience
  • Study is enhanced by GW's proximity to and collaboration with international development organizations, government agencies, embassies, museums, and performing art venues
  • Extra-curricular activities such as visits to historic sites, museums, Rock Creek Park, sporting events, and more

GW's Summer Advantage

GW is the largest private university in Washington, DC, enrolling 20,000 students from across the country and the world. Our diverse student body includes 2,500 international students representing over 130 different countries. As a premier research institution, GW is committed to expanding its global reach through education, research, and service. GW's strengths include programs in global development, international relations, public policy, business, politics, diplomacy, biomedical engineering, the sciences and the arts.

GW enrolls approximately 5,000 students in undergraduate and graduate level courses each summer. Summer classes are small and intensive, allowing students to enjoy a highly personalized and engaging academic experience.

Looking for programs for high school students? Check out the Pre-College Program.


Contact Us

The George Washington University
Summer and Special Programs

1922 F Street NW, Suite 304
Washington, DC  20052
Phone: 202-994-6360
Fax: 202-994-9360

International Summer Webinar

Listen to our International Summer 2014 webinar where our staff and faculty discuss all the program options, with a special feature on the Washington in the World programs.

Summer EAP Program

Admitted degree-seeking international students only: learn more about the Summer English for Academic Purposes program.

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