The Advising Center

The Academic Hub for All Undergraduate Students

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Our Location & Hours


Where We Are

Duquès Hall, Suite 456
2201 G St NW
Washington, DC 20052

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-7027


Advising Center Hours

  • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • The Advising Center will close at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15 for an all staff training.
  • The Advising Center will be closed on Thursday, May 16 for GWSB Commencement.




Internal Transfer Information Sessions 

Meet with GWSB Undergraduate Programs Staff to learn about the Internal Transfer process to GWSB!
Fall 2019 Information Session Dates Coming Soon! 

Our Mission

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.