The George Washington University
The George Washington University is a dynamic institution located in the heart of Washington, D.C. As the largest institution of higher education in the nation’s capital, GW is able to channel a rich array of resources to enhance its educational endeavors and generate creative energy. Through its diverse students, faculty, staff, and alumni, the university contributes talent and knowledge to improve the DC area and the world.
We have ten major schools, offering hundreds of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in diverse fields ranging from medicine and scientific research to fine arts and philosophy. Many of these plug into (and give you entree to) the extraordinary and vibrant world of Washington, DC.
GW immerses you in the rich cultural heritage and historic locations in and around our nation’s capital. Our main campus is located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of vibrant downtown DC, while the Mount Vernon Campus in Northwest DC and the Virginia Science & Technology Campus in Ashburn, Virginia are located in peaceful suburban areas. GW also has business offices and graduate education centers located strategically throughout the D.C. metro area.
Working at GW is an experience that allows each individual to grow both personally and professionally. As a top employer, we strive to attract the best people who connect to our mission of excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement.
GW is committed to offering its employees a comprehensive benefits package, including health and welfare plans such as medical, prescription, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts and life and disability insurance as well as retirement and tuition programs. Free wellness programs include exercise classes, walking clubs, smoking cessation benefits, free flu vaccinations, GW’s Healthy Pregnancy Program, a faculty and staff summer softball league, and much more.