Special Winter Break Operating Hours

December 18, 2018

GW will be closed for Winter Holiday from Monday, December 24, 2018, through Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Some campus buildings and offices or services provided by GW will have modified operating hours surrounding and through the break period. Please note that buildings may not be heated as they would be when the university is open.

For additional questions on operating hours, please contact individual offices directly. 

ADMISSIONS OFFICE AND ADMISSIONS AND ALUMNI WELCOME CENTER

  • December 22-January 1: Closed

BRADY ART GALLERY

  • December 18-22: 1-5 p.m.
  • December 24-January 1: Closed

CAMPUS STORES

Buff & Blue on Penn

  • December 22-January 1: Closed
  • January 2-3: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 4: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • January 5-6: Closed
  • January 7-10: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 11: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • January 12-13: Closed

GW Campus Store (Marvin Center Lower Level)

  • December 22-January 1: Closed
  • January 2-4: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 5-6: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • January 7-11: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 12-13: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • January 14: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

George's Market (Marvin Center Ground Floor)

  • December 22-January 6: Closed
  • January 7-11: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • January 12-13: Closed

GW Spirit Shop (Marvin Center First Floor)

  • December 22-January 1: Closed
  • January 7-11: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • January 12: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • January 13: Closed

CHARLES E. SMITH CENTER

  • December 22 - 28: Closed

COLONIAL STUDENT SERVICES

  • December 24-January 1: Closed

COLONIAL CROSSROADS

  • December 17-21: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • December 22-January 1:Closed
  • January 2-4: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • January 7-11: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

COLONIAL HEALTH CENTER

  •  December 22-January 1: Closed*
     

*Clinicians and counselors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by calling 202-994-5300.

CORCORAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS & DESIGN, FLAGG BUILDING

  • December 24-January 1: Exhibition spaces closed
     

There will be no access or open studios in the Flagg and Smith buildings from December 22 to January 1. There will be limited access to studios from January 2 to January 14; access at this time will be made by appointment only. Please email [email protected] to set up an appointment.

DINING

Pelham Commons at West Hall

  • December 22-January 12: Closed
  • January 13: Opens at 5 p.m. for regular dinner service

Higher Grounds in Ames Hall

  • December 22-January 13: Closed
     

GW's Dining Services will be closed during Winter Break. GWorld partners will operate based upon their own closing schedule for the holidays.

EMeRG

  • December 17: Out of service at 6 p.m.
  • December 18-January 10: Out of service
  • January 11: Return to service at 6 p.m.

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MUSEUM AND THE TEXTILE MUSEUM

  • December 24-January 1: Closed

GWORLD CARD OFFICE

  • December 22 – January 1: Closed
  • January 2-4: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 5-6: Closed
  • January 7-11: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • January 12: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

IT SUPPORT CENTER (WALK-UP AND PHONE/EMAIL SUPPORT)

  • December 22-January 1: Closed

LERNER HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER

  • December 20: Close at 8 p.m.
  • December 21-January 2: Closed
  • January 3-4: 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • January 5-6: Closed
  • January 7-11: 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • January 12-13: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

LIBRARIES

Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library

  • December 20: Close at 10 p.m.
  • December 21: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • December 22-January 1: Closed
  • January 2-4: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • January 5-6: Closed
  • January 7-11: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • January 12-13: Noon-6 p.m.
  • January 14: Open at 7 a.m. and resume 24-hour access

Eckles Library at the Mount Vernon Campus

  • December 21-January 11: Closed
  • January 12: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • anuary 13: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. and return to regular hours

Virginia Science & Technology Campus Library

  • December 24-January 1: Closed

MAIL AND PACKAGE SERVICES

All daily mail delivery from GW Mail and Package Services (MPS) - including residential and administrative/department offices - is suspended Dec 22-Jan 1 due to the university holiday closure. Mail items will be received as usual from USPS by MPS staff during the holiday closure - except federal holidays - and will be delivered following the holiday closure.

Accountable mail and packages delivered by USPS or other carriers (FedEx, UPS, etc.) to MPS for campus residents will be received per usual, and MPS will have limited hours daily - except federal holidays - for pickup.

NOTE: Since carriers (FedEx, UPS, etc.) will be unable to access administrative/departmental offices Dec 22-Jan1, occupants expecting a time-sensitive item should contact the carrier/sender to have the delivery directed to an off-campus address.

Foggy Bottom Campus

  • December 22-24: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • December 25: Closed
  • December 26-31: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • January 1: Closed
  • January 2-6: Noon-6 p.m.

Mount Vernon Campus

  • December 22-January 1: Closed
  • January 2-5: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • January 6: Closed

Virginia Science and Technology Campus

  • December 22-January 1: Closed

MARVIN CENTER BUILDING HOURS

  • December 20-23: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • December 24-January 1: Closed

PARKING

Monthly and occasional parking access will be available via GWorld card. Visitor parking will be available at the Foggy Bottom Campus at the Science & Engineering Hall (800 22nd Street, N.W.) throughout the break period.

PRESIDENT'S OFFICE

  • December 21-January 1: Closed

SHUTTLES

VEX (Vern Express)

  • December 21
    • 7 a.m.-Noon: Every 15 minutes
    • Noon-6 p.m.: Every 30 minutes
    • 6 p.m.: No service
  • December 22-January 1: No service
  • January 2-11: Every 30 minutes, 24/7
  • January 12: Resume normal service at 7 a.m.

Virginia Science & Technology Campus Express

  • December 22-January 1: No service

4Ride

  • December 21: Regular service until 7:30 a.m.
  • December 21-January 1: Closed
  • January 2: Resume regular service at 8 p.m.