Division for Student Affairs


Colonial Health Center


Newly-admitted undergraduate, graduate, non-degree, or transfer students at the George Washington University (GW) are required to provide proof of immunization or they will incur a registration hold on their student account. All immunization forms are submitted online through the student portal at mychc.gwu.edu. For questions, please email us or call 202-994-5300 option #4.

Submit Your Immunization Records

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

GW will require students, faculty, and staff who are in person this fall to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  For students currently residing in the U.S., we are requiring the final dose to be completed two weeks prior to being on campus.

Vaccince FAQs & Resources



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Weeks of Welcome

We are so excited to welcome you to campus this fall for Weeks of Welcome. From moving in to your residence hall through New Student Orientation and the first weeks of the semester, you'll get connected to campus resources, build friendships and find community, and learn about ways to get involved in campus life.


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Campus Recreation

Follow @gwcampusrec for weekly workout challenges, tips, and resources to stay healthy!

Follow Campus Rec

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GW Trails

Follow @gwtrails to get outside and learn how you can explore the outdoors responsibly. 

Follow GW Trails

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Residential Life

Follow @homeatgw to stay connected to the residential community, your home at GW.

Follow Home at GW


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