School Overview

George Washington University is a Private, 4 years college located in Washington, District of Columbia. GWU ranked 40th in National Universities and 2nd in District of Columbia Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 27,017 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. GWU's acceptance rate is 49.71% last year (undergraduate school).
George Washington University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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Address1918 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of George Washington University is 49.71% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.99%. The application fees are $75 for undergraduate programs and $80 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate49.71 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.99 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$80

Tuition & Fees

GWU's 2022 tuition & fees is $59,870 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $32,904.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$59,870
Graduate Tuition & Fees$32,904
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 27,017 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 5,311 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GWU has 11,763 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 15,254 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students27,017
Undergraduate Students11,763
Graduate Students15,254
Online Enrollment5,311

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs487 Programs
Number of online programs67 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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