Founded in 1824, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the 11th oldest medical school in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. Since its establishment, the school has been at the forefront of medical education, and has grown to include highly-ranked programs in the health and biomedical sciences. With dozens of top-tier residency programs, SMHS is a competitive and esteemed destination for medical school graduates across the country.
Inclement Weather Information
Updated 03/06/2015 at 5:52 am
GW is open and operating on a normal schedule for Friday, March 6. This includes Foggy Bottom, Mount Vernon, and Virginia Science and Technology campuses, Biostatistics Center, Alexandria and Arlington graduate education centers, and other locations throughout the Washington metropolitan area.
To customize your GW Alert settings, visit banweb.gwu.edu and select the GW Alert Emergency Notification tab. Register your cell phone numbers and e-mail addresses in order to receive alerts on multiple devices.
For preparedness tips and safety information, refer to the GW Emergency Response Handbook (CampusAdvisories.gwu.edu/handbook) and the Designated and Essential Employee brochure (CampusAdvisories.gwu.edu/brochure).