Campus Advisories


GW’s Response to COVID-19

All undergraduate courses, with exceptions for specialized programs requiring in-person instruction, will be held online for the fall 2020 semester. Virtual instruction will continue for the spring 2021 semester. GW will provide on-campus housing for a limited number of undergraduate students who have extenuating personal or academic circumstances. Residential students will attend courses online and will be expected to comply with public health and safety measures including social distancing, mask wearing and regular testing for COVID-19. Additionally, most graduate programs will be conducted online, with certain programs holding discipline-specific in-person classes.


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Ongoing advisories:

Upcoming TEST of the GW Emergency Communication Systems

December 02, 2020

The university tests its emergency communication systems on an annual basis. On Thursday, December 3 between 12-12:30 p.m., several components will be tested, including:



Metro Alerts

Foggy Bottom Metro Station

No station incidents at this time.


Blue/Orange/Silver Lines

There are no line incidents reported at this time.

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