Academic Forms For All Graduate Programs
Unless otherwise noted, the following forms may be used by all graduate students.
Students who would like to request a course waiver must review the criteria and complete a Core Course and Credit Waiver Form.
Please note: MBA students should reach out to their academic advisor to confirm which courses are eligible for a waiver request.
Students who believe that a grade is the result of an arbitrary and capricious academic evaluation should complete the Grade Grievance Form and follow the procedures outlined.
Students interested in arranging an individualized academic project with a GW faculty member must submit the Independent Study Request Form.
Leave of Absence
Students who find it necessary to interrupt active pursuit of the degree or who have received military orders to deploy must complete a Leave of Absence Request Form. Students who are deploying must submit their deployment orders with the Leave of Absence Request Form to their academic advisor.
Policy Exception Form
Students seeking an exception to a university or School of Business policy due to extenuating circumstances must submit a Policy Exception Request Form.
Petition for Credit
Students who would like to request application of GWU non-degree credits or graduate-level credits from GWU towards their graduate degree core or elective requirements must complete a Petition for Credit Form.
Registration Transaction Form (RTF)
Students who wish to request changes to their course schedules and are unable to do so via GWeb must submit a Registration Transaction Form to their academic advisor.
Students who would like to request reinstatement to a GWSB graduate program due to a break in enrollment or academic suspension must complete the Reinstatement Request Form.
Transfer & GWU Credit Request
Students who would like to request the application of credits earned at another institution towards their graduate degree requirements must complete a Transfer Credit Request Form.
Current Student Graduate Certificate Application Guide
The Current Student Graduate Certificate Application Guide is intended to help you move quickly through the application process.
Program Transfer Request (MBA Only)
Current students in any of the MBA programs at GWSB seeking to transfer into either the Healthcare, Online, or Professional MBA program must submit a Program Transfer Request Form.
Concentration Declaration (MTA Only)
MTA students should complete the Concentration Declaration Form to declare or drop concentration(s).