In nearly all circumstances, administrative procedures will be handled by Julie Ramirez (USIP Liaison to GW) and Monecia Samuel (GW Liaison to USIP). The purpose of this page is to outline the administrative procedures in order to clarify the process.
Please contact the Human Resources department at USIP to begin the process of acquiring a GWID. Once you receive a GWID, you must claim your NetID. Your Net ID allows you to:
.You may claim your Net ID by filling out the form available here: https://identity.gwu.edu/claim
A GWorld card, unlike a GWID and a NETID, is a photo identification card that allows you to use the Gelman Library physically. USIP Employees must first pass a separate background clearance (by USIP) to apply for the card.
GWorld cards are not needed for off-site access to GW's electronic databases.