Messages and Announcements


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Recent community messages and announcements from the Provost

Update on Additional Coronavirus Relief Funding

As a result of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021, the federal government has allocated GW and other universities additional funding to address the ongoing...

New Transcript Notation for Undergraduate Research Experiences

GW is a university where students learn actively and make their own contributions to scholarship and knowledge through their research.

Future Enrollment Planning Task Force Recommendations for New Student Class

Through committed collaboration and active shared governance, the university’s Future Enrollment Planning Task Force (FEPTF), comprised of representatives from the faculty, staff, and student body,...

Pass/No Pass and Credit/No Credit Policies for Spring 2021

As you may remember, students, deans and other academic leaders, faculty, academic advisers, and staff worked together last fall to develop a year-long, pass/no pass and credit/no credit policy for...

Update on 2021 Commencement Celebrations

Throughout this pandemic, our students have demonstrated an inspiring commitment to discovering new and meaningful ways to come together as a community. 

Strengthening GW’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

GW is proud to be a university with a diverse and vibrant community of scholars. It is through the unique perspectives of our students, faculty, and staff that we broaden our views and deepen our...

Expansion of Religious Holiday Accommodations

The Faculty Senate resolved in November to update the university’s religious holiday policy, including significantly expanding the list of approved religious holidays and increasing the amount of...

Update on Post-COVID Academic Innovation Task Force

While there are many challenges still ahead, we are enthusiastic and optimistic about the possibilities and opportunities of 2021.

Continued Suspension of Study Abroad and Non-Essential Student Travel in Summer 2021

To the George Washington University Community:

Medical and public health professionals worked tirelessly in 2020...