Advisory Archive

Browse through past advisories below.


Update to Barricade Incident at 19th and K

November 16, 2015

Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) perimeters remain due to earlier barricade incident at 19th and K Streets, NW.

Foggy Bottom Metro Station

October 16, 2015

METRO reports that the Foggy Bottom Metro Station is closed at this time due to utility work.  Customers should use Farragut West station until further notice. 

GW is Monitoring Hurricane Joaquin

October 1, 2015 5:10 p.m.

The George Washington University continues to monitor forecasts and reports regarding Hurricane Joaquin as it travels north along the east coast of the United States.

This is a TEST of the GW Alert Campus Advisories Emergency Communication Systems

September 30, 2015

This is a TEST of the GW Alert Campus Advisories Emergency Communication Systems

Emergency Communications Test

September 30, 2015

On Wednesday, Sept. 30, several components of GW’s emergency communications systems will be tested.

Emergency Communications Test

September 30, 2015

On Wednesday, Sept. 30, several components of GW’s emergency communications systems will be tested.

Papal Visit to Washington, D.C. 2015

September 16, 2015

Pope Francis will be in Washington, D.C., from the afternoon of Tuesday, Sept. 22, to the afternoon of Thursday, Sept. 24.

Statement on Roof Fire at Fulbright Hall

September 08, 2015

At approximately 3:15 a.m., the fire alarm sounded in Fulbright Hall alerting DC Fire and EMS and GWPD.

2033 K Street Reopens Tuesday, August 18, 2015

August 17, 2015

According to GW Property Management, 2033 K Street will resume normal operations  on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.

2033 K Street Closed on Monday, August 17, 2015

August 17, 2015

2033 K Street is closed for today (Monday, August 17, 2015) due to a water line break in the basement and no HVAC in the building.

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.