Welcome Week - Fall 2017

Welcome Week Fall 2017

Updated: July 17, 2017

Welcome to GW! To help you get settled on campus, the entire week of August 21-25 will feature events and workshop to help you adjust to graduate student life. 

Please note:

  • This schedule is now finalized. Events where a rergistration link is provided means students must pre-register in order to attend.
  • Academic Expectations Workshops are MANDATORY for new international students. Please only sign up for ONE workshop.

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DATE TIME EVENT LOCATION REGISTER
August 1-September 1 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Check-in at Graduate Student front desk SEH 2500 None required
Monday, August 21 10-11:30 a.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
1-2:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
3-4:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
Tuesday, August 22 1-2:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
3-4:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
Wednesday, August 23 10-11:30 a.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
12-1 p.m. SEAS Graduate Student & Alumni Panel SEH Level B1, Lehman Auditorium None required
1-2:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
3-4:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
Thursday, August 24 10-11:30 a.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
12-1 p.m. SEAS Graduate Career Resources Workshop & Lunch SEH, Level B1, Lehman Auditorium Register
1-2:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
3-4:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
Graduate Student Service Fair. Meet and speak with representatives from different service offices at GW Marvin Center, Grand Ballroom None required
5-7 p.m. Graduate Welcome Ceremony & Reception Lisner Auditorium and Kogan Plaza None required
Friday, August 25 10-11:30 a.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
1-2:30 p.m. Academic Expectations Workshop (for intl. students only) SEH Ground Level, Studio Labs Register
4:30-7 p.m. SEAS Graduate Student Welcome Happy Hour (all SEAS graduate students welcome) Buffalo Billiards in Dupont Circle Register
Wednesday, August 30 9:30-11:30 a.m. Women in STEM Breakfast City View Room, 1957 E St. NW, 7th floor Register