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GW Campus Resources for International Students

Wondering where you might get information? Check here!

Other Campus Services

Multicultural Student Services Center

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Visit the MSSC for international events, cross-cultural communication, and community building for all ethnicities and backgrounds. MSSC often hosts activities and sponsors many university-wide events.

Colonial Health Center

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Students come here for medical care from trained and experienced medical staff.
 

Health Promotion and Prevention Services

 
This office educates students so that they can make informed and responsible decisions regarding drugs, alcohol, and other health problems.

Mental Health Services

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The Colonial Health Center also offers counseling and mental health services to students in a safe and confidential environment. Mental health professionals work together with students to overcome challenges and difficulties that may interfere with academic success.

International Student Support Group

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Thursdays 11am – 12pm, Colonial Health Center at Marvin Center, Ground Floor

Disability Support Services

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This office helps students with disabilities by arranging classroom and housing accessibility, alternative class materials, interpreting, assistive technology, and more.

IT Support

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Visit or call the IT Support Center for in-person technology assistance.

GW Housing

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GW Housing is in charge of on-campus housing. Contact this office with questions and concerns.

 

Office of Off Campus Student Affairs

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The Office of Off-Campus Student Affairs helps students search for housing off-campus. They provide a Guide to Living Off campus featuring leasing guidelines, apartment search checklists and more.

International Student Community Ambassadors

International student career ambassadors

Get advice from your peers! The ISCAs are international students who are committed to improving the experience of all international students on campus. ISCAs provide career advising, peer mentors, workshops, & other events.

Career Coaching for International Students

International students have access to career coaching appointments through their designated career center and can schedule appointments through the Handshake platform. To learn which career center at GW you will work with, go here.

Center for Career Services:
International Student Career Workshops & Resources

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The Center for Career Services offers events, workshops, and online resources that assist international students with their career development process.

Colonial Central

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At Colonial Central, get help applying for loans and financial aid at the Office for Student Financial Assistance, and get help with the online billing system at the Student Account Office.

 

Tax Department - International Students

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If you are receiving income from GW (employment wages or salary, stipends, scholarships, fellowships, grants, etc), you need to visit this office to talk about taxes.
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