Visiting & Contacting the M.D. Program Office of Admissions

Contacting the Office of Admissions

We encourage you to carefully review our website and FAQs, as many of your questions may be answered with the information provided. If you are not able to find the answers to your questions on our website, please contact us to let us know how we can help. Our office can be reached by dialing 202-994-3506 or by sending an email to


The Office of Admissions is open Monday through Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the exception of observed holidays. 


Our office is located in Ross Hall, Suite 106. When visiting our office, in order to access the secure building, please bring a current photo I.D. which is required of all visitors.  We encourage you, if you are planning a visit to email us in advance regarding your visit. On the printable GW campus map, Ross Hall is located at the intersection of 23rd & I Street. 

Guided Tours

A guided tour of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences is provided each Monday at 11 a.m., leaving from the Office of Admissions. There is no need to reserve space in advance. Please arrive by 10:50 a.m. to check in. We may not be able to accommodate late arrivals. Please note that a current photo I.D. (such as a driver's license or passport) will be required of visitors to gain entrance to SMHS. Other tours may be available by appointment arranged by sending a request to

Hotels, Driving Directions and Parking

For parking & driving directions, please see our Visiting the School page

Hotels most frequently suggested to visitors of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences include: 

Please be sure to mention when making a reservation that you are visiting the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences or use the above links for discounted or special rates. For a full list of area hotels, please visit the GW lodging page