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George Washington University Campus, Washington, DC

George Washington University

Acceptance Rate 42 %
SAT Average 1,370
Tuition & Fees $56,935
Student Population 28,172
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,405

GW Academic Overview

George Washington University (GW) is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Washington, District of Columbia. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 28,172 students are enrolled into GW. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 42% and the graduation rate is 82% last year.

GW 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, George Washington University tuition and fees are $56,935 for all students. For graduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $31,824 for all graduate students.

George Washington University 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$56,935
Graduate$31,824
[Chart] George Washington University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at GW

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at GW. The acceptance rate of GW is 42% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 26%. The average graduation rate is 82% and no students have transferred out from the school. Total 28,172 students are attending GW including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $28,405 and 66 students received grants of scholarship aid (0.53% of total undergraduate students). Total 28,172 students are attending GW including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

[Chart] George Washington University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for George Washington University is 42 %.
Graduation Rate for George Washington University is 82 %
Retention Rate for George Washington University is 93 %
Student Population for George Washington University is 28,172
Student to Faculty Rate for George Washington University is 13 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,405 at George Washington University.

George Washington University Directory Information

Offered Degrees

GW offers 443 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at George Washington University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate31
Associate's Degree82
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree948
Post Bachelor's Degree9522
Master's Degree16142
Post Master's Degree198
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship493
Doctor's degree - professional practice139

Special Learning Opportunities

George Washington University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.

Special Learning Opportunities at George Washington University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCNAVY
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:8,013)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,800)

Veterans Benefits

George Washington University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.

Veterans Benefits at George Washington University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Accepted Credits at George Washington University

George Washington University accepts following credits that their students have earned.

Accepted Credits at George Washington University
Dual Credits
Credits for life experiences
Advanced Placement (AP) credits