George Washington University
The George Washington University is the largest university in the District of Columbia, with students representing every state in the nation and over 130 countries around the world. Founded in 1821 as an act of reverence to President Washington’s dream of an innovative institution of higher education committed to cultivating leaders, GW affords its students the opportunity to engage with those at the forefront of every discipline.
Our 25,000 students, including more than 14,000 graduate-level students, are immersed in a culture of academic excellence and personal enrichment. Our nearly 1,600 faculty members are dedicated to providing incomparable experiences for students and to the development of future leaders.