Undergraduate Student Resources

From advising and tutoring to funding and career services, resources are available to make the student experience as productive, supportive and enjoyable as possible.

 


Academic and Career Resources

 

GW Academic Commons

Find tutoring assistance, writing and research help, step-by-step study strategies, language support and more on the Academic Commons.

 

GW Center for Career Services

GW supplies career and job search coaching, self-assessment services, résumé and cover letter development, networking and more. 

 


Transferring Credits

 

Study Abroad Credits

Students wishing to transfer credit from courses taken while studying abroad should meet with their department advisor. Students should provide a complete syllabus, semester in which the course was taken, the department and country of study and the name of the GW course for which they hope to obtain credit. Find more information on transfer credit through the GW Office for Study Abroad.


 


Funding Resources

The university funds several undergraduate fellowships to support in-depth research experiences. Additionally, students may be interested in GW’s employment and financial assistance resources.

Undergraduate Research Award

Apply for this $5,000 research award, open to first-years, sophomores and juniors.

Luther Rice Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Apply for a fellowship to support a research project carried out over several weeks or across multiple semesters.

KACIF Travel Grants

Apply for a Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund (KACIF) Travel Grant to supplement an unpaid internship.

Student Financial Assistance

Look for scholarships, Federal Work-Study positions, military benefits and other funding assistance.