• Spend summer in the city! DC features a wealth of opportunities to compliment 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.

Summer Photo Contest

Read more about our Summer Photo Contest.

Award Winning Programs

Click here to read more about our Award-Winning Student Experiences!

GW Summer Sessions

GW Summer Courses, Summer Institutes, High School Programs

Summer classes at the George Washington University provide a unique opportunity to earn academic credit from a top-ranked university, learn from superb faculty, and take advantage of the extraordinary educational and cultural resources of Washington, D.C.

Open to undergrads, graduates, 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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Snap Summer Photo Contest

Snap Summer Photo Contest is Now Open!

The Summer and Special Programs Snap Summer Photo Contest has a simple goal: to celebrate the beauty of summer on GW’s campuses and the DC Metro area through photography.

Cyprus Program 2013

Summer Jobs Available

Looking for the perfect summer job?  Summer and Special Programs is hiring!

Everyone is Someone

Everyone is Someone

With the release of the award-winning film BULLY in 2011, increasing national media attention has brought to light the issue of bullying in U.S. schools.