International Student Resources & Activities
Use of GW Facilities
This library features over two million volumes and access to a variety of resources - both print and electronic - in order to complete research papers, group projects, and other schoolwork that will be assigned as part of your coursework. Study rooms are also available to reserve in various parts of the library.View library hours
The center is an open, welcoming, professional environment where you can go to receive dedicated attention to your writing and research projects.View policies and resources
Lerner Health & Wellness Center
An on-campus fitness center with a variety of cardio and strength training equipment, the fitness center also has a three-lane indoor 25-yard lap pool. The upper levels include two large gymnasia with a suspended track and four courts for drop-in recreation and scheduled events including basketball, volleyball, and badminton.See center hours
Living in D.C.
- Experience Washington, D.C.
Experience Washington, D.C.
International Summer gives you the opportunity to discover the many resources that the city has to offer.
- D.C.'s Monuments & Museums
D.C.'s Monuments & Museums
Explore the vast Smithsonian Institution network of museums such as the Natural History Museum, National Air & Space Museum, the Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and more. Take a moonlight monument tour and see D.C. landmarks in a different light.
- Weekly Events & Activities Around D.C.
Weekly Events & Activities Around D.C.
Cheer on D.C.’s professional baseball team, the Washington Nationals, at the impressive Nationals Park baseball stadium. Attend free concerts and shows at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
- Meet with Experts in a Variety of Fields
Meet with Experts in a Variety of Fields
Listen to lectures at places such as the National Institute of Health, World Bank or Brookings Institute. Professionals in a variety of fields will offer you insights from the center of the United States’ political, intellectual and cultural activity.
- Trips to Nearby Historical Cities & Sites
Trips to Nearby Historical Cities & Sites
Throughout your summer at GW, we will organize weekly events around the city as well as day trips to nearby locales such as Annapolis, Baltimore or Mount Vernon Estate.