Welcome to The Advising Center

Our office serves as the academic resource hub for all undergraduate students in the School of Business.

Location:

Duquès Hall, Suite 456
2201 G St NW
Washington, DC 20052
gwsbadv@gwu.edu
202.994.7027

Fall 2016 Updated Hours

The Advising Center will be closed  Monday, October 24 and Tuesday, October 25, 2016 during Fall Break.

Additional Express Advising Offered:
Friday, October 21, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. only to discuss Withdraw and Grade Mode (Pass/No-Pass)

Mission of the Advising Center:

The GWSB Advising Center supports and empowers our students to achieve their educational goals through:

  • Goal Setting/Academic Planning: We work with students to develop a plan to ensure timely completion of their educational goals.
  • Development: We are committed to empowering students to make decisions, grow, and develop into independent thinkers and learners as they advance through their educational process at GWSB.
  • Advocacy: We serve as our students’ advocates when appropriate, both within the University and to external parties.
  • Resources: We provide our students with information to help develop their academic skills by referring them to the appropriate academic resources.
  • Logistics: We provide students with the tools to access the necessary resources at GW to achieve success, which will serve as a foundation for future means of adapting to new environments.
  • Advising Services: The Advising Center assists students in the following areas:
    • Course Selection and Registration
    • Concentration/Major/Minor Selection
    • Interpreting University Policies and Procedures
    • Academic Planning for Study Abroad
    • Tutoring Referrals
    • Academic Success and Academic Probation Coaching
    • Graduation
    • Petitions and Course Substitution Requests

We are available to assist students with any problems or questions that arise during their careers as GWSB undergraduate students.