GW is gearing up for sweeping changes to the national standards for sexual violence responses, which campus safety experts say will require more employee training across the University.
Philosophy professor William Griffith liked to say that one of the University’s bright spots was a strong history of faculty governance – giving teachers and researchers a loud voice in forging GW’s path.
Philosophy professor William Griffith, who served multiple terms as the department’s chair over his 50-year career at GW, died Monday from a brain injury. Griffith, the director of the University’s philosophy and social policy graduate program, had been recovering from several torn ligaments in his kneecap when he fell last month, causing brain trauma, according […]
Prices will spike in two of GW’s oldest residence halls next academic year, as housing rates across the board increased an average of about 3 percent.
The University canceled classes and will keep offices closed Thursday, according to a 10:18 p.m. campus advisory.
With 41 alumni serving in the Peace Corps across the world, GW came in behind Western Washington University, University of Virginia and American University in the medium colleges and universities category.
Since GW became the most notable college to institute fixed tuition a decade ago – raising tuition 16 percent that year, too – administrators across the University say the move has paid huge dividends by easing prospective students’ and families’ financial fears.
Laurie Koehler, the recently hired enrollment manager who is reshaping the University’s recruitment strategy, said GW hopes to encourage top applicants from poorer backgrounds by promoting perks like robust financial aid packages, which offset a $60,000 sticker price.
The Class of 2018 will pay $48,700 for tuition, marking the seventh consecutive year the University has hiked tuition by 3 percent.
Even with fewer applications, which will mean GW admits a higher percentage of students, Senior Associate Provost for Enrollment Management Laurie Koehler said she is still expecting an incoming class with better test scores.