The Hatchet’s 2019 Orientation Guide

Welcome to campus, Class of 2023.
Before you embark on your next four years at GW,
read The Hatchet’s orientation guide for tips on everything from budgeting in college to finding popular freshman hotspots.

Ways to maximize
your time during
New Student Orientation

Perks of being a
first-year: Opportunities
exclusive to freshmen

What students have been advocating for before you came to GW

Make your GWorld go the distance: How to spend smart in your first semester

Cooking without a kitchen:
Ways to meal prep in your room

A guide to D.C.
public transportation
for freshmen

Freshman hotspots
to frequent during
your first year

Walking shortcuts
so you don’t look
like a freshman

Stay in the loop,
follow these social
media accounts

Quiz: What student organization should you join?