Advisory Archive

Browse through past advisories below.


Update as of 8:45 a.m.: Roads have Reopened

July 22, 2015

Roadways in the area of this morning's police activity have reopened.  There may be some residual police activity that continues into the mid-morning.

Update Regarding Attempted Carjacking

July 22, 2015

At approximately 3:30 a.m., the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) notified the George Washington University Police Department (GWPD) of an attempted carjacking in progress off-campus and that officers were chasing a suspect in the direction of GW's campus.

Colonial Connect Emergency Communications Test

July 06, 2015

The Office of Safety and Security will be performing an emergency communications test on all Colonial Connect desktop phones on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 12:30pm.

July 4th Safety and Security Reminders

June 30, 2015

The Fourth of July is a time for celebration and community.

Commencement Day at GW

May 17, 2015

The George Washington University’s Commencement will be held today, Sunday, May 17, at 9:30 a.m. on the National Mall on the grounds of the Washington Monument between 15th and 17th streets, NW.

Commencement Weekend at GW

May 16, 2015

The George Washington University’s Commencement will be held tomorrow, Sunday, May 17, at 9:30 a.m. on the National Mall on the grounds of the Washington Monument between 15th and 17th streets, NW. Commencement on the National Mall will take place rain or shine.

Commencement Week at GW

May 12, 2015

GW's University Commencement will be held Sunday, May 17, at 9:30 a.m. on the National Mall on the grounds of the Washington Monument between 15th and 17th streets, NW.

Metro Incident and Road Closures

May 11, 2015

Due to reports of smoke at Rosslyn, Metro has suspended service on the Blue, Orange and Silver Lines:
*Foggy Bottom - Arlington Cemetery
*Foggy Bottom - Clarendon

Flyover over National Mall, Friday, May 8

May 07, 2015

On Friday, May 8 between noon and 1 p.m. there will be a flyover by about 60 vintage World War II aircraft over the National Mall from the Lincoln Memorial towards the Capitol building.

Road Closures near Watergate Complex

May 1, 2015 11:28 a.m.

The following roads are closed near the Watergate Complex due to DC Fire and EMS activity. Adjacent sidewalks are also closed to pedestrians. Seek alternate routes.

International Monetary Fund/World Bank Meetings, April 17-19, 2015

April 10, 2015

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank will host their spring meetings at the IMF/World Bank complex and some GW venues in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood from Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19.

Power Outages on Foggy Bottom

April 7, 2015 1:40 p.m.

Earlier this afternoon, the District of Columbia (including the Foggy Bottom Campus) and parts of Maryland experienced temporary power outages.

GW is open and operating on a normal schedule on Friday, March 6

March 06, 2015

GW is open and operating on a normal schedule on Friday, March 6.