Advisory Archive

Browse through past advisories below.

Police Activity / Road Closure: 700 Block of 24th St NW

January 14, 2020

MPD reports the 700 block of 24th St NW is closed due to police activity. There is no threat to the campus community but please avoid the area.


Women's March 2020 - January 18th

January 14, 2020

On Saturday, January 18, 2020, the Women’s March will take place in the District of Columbia.

GW Operating Status for 1/8/2020

January 07, 2020
On Wednesday, January, 8, 2020, all GW campuses have a delayed opening until 9 a.m. and then open with weather flex.

National Terrorism Advisory System Bulletin Issued

January 04, 2020

Acting Secretary Wolf has issued a Homeland Security National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin

Traffic Advisory - 15th St NW and 17th St. NW

January 03, 2020

15th St between I and Constitution

17th St. between Connecticut and Constitution

Fall 2019 Test of GW’s Emergency Communication Systems

December 18, 2019

This is a TEST of the George Washington University’s Emergency Communication Systems.

Upcoming TEST of the GW Emergency Communication Systems

December 18, 2019

The university tests its emergency communication systems on a bi-annual basis.  On Wednesday, December 18 between 12-2:30 p.m., several components will be tested, including:

Campus wide phone interruption

December 16, 2019

Campus wide phone interruption. GWPD is switching over to landlines and can be reached at the following numbers:

GWPD Emergency Numbers

All GW Campuses are open

December 16, 2019

GW ALERT: All GW campuses are open; VSTC is open with weather flex. Please exercise caution during morning commute.

Adverse weather expected Monday, December 16th

December 15, 2019

Winter weather advisory for northwest Montgomery, western Loudoun, western Howard, northern Fauquier and Frederick (Md.) counties from midnight to 1 p.m. Monday, December 16th.

Winter Weather Advisory - December 10, 2019

December 10, 2019

Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon Campuses

Beginning: December 10, 2019 7:30pm  Ending: December 11, 2019 1:00pm

SEH Power Outage on December 10th

December 09, 2019

There is a planned power outage scheduled for Science and Engineering Hall (SEH) on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at 5am. Approximate duration is two hours. 

Farragut West Metro Station temporarily closed

December 09, 2019

WMATA reports the Farragut West metro station is closed due to a medical emergency and investigation. Shuttle bus service is available at 14th & I Street.