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Event Spotlight

GW Gala

Friday, February 17 | 7 PM | National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum

GW Program Board and the Division for Student Affairs invites all GW students - undergrad, grad, law and medical schools - to one of our biggest traditions of the year: GW Gala

GW Gala is an #OnlyatGW tradition that we’re thrilled to bring back for the first time since 2020! Dress to impress on the red carpet and join us at the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian American Art Museum for an evening of food, dancing, and so much more.  

Individual tickets are $25, but groups of 10 or more can get a discounted rate of only $22 per ticket.

Buy Your Gala Tickets!



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Engage in Your Physical Well-being

Lerner Health & Wellness Center is open! The Campus Recreation team offers various programs to promote the health and fitness of GW students and LHWC members. Workout in our state-of-the-art fitness center, take a group fitness class or weight train with a personal trainer. Most importantly, have fun and build sustainable and positive health habits that will stay with you for a lifetime! Our fitness and wellness programs prioritize safe and functional movement and do our best to accommodate all bodies.

Learn More: Fitness & Wellness Programs

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Discover Mount Vernon

The Eatery at Pelham Commons, located in West Hall is an all-you-care-to-eat dining location. Finding your favorite foods is easy, whether it’s a customized salad, made-to-order burgers or home-style favorites, there is something to satisfy every preference! Plant-based and allergen-friendly choices are also available at each meal. GW Dining has created a culinary destination on the Mount Vernon Campus by blending food and community. 

NEW - Mount Vernon’s own GW-branded Buff & Brew café located at Ames Hall offers a variety of cold brews, lattes, pastries and different breakfast sandwiches. 

Learn More: Mount Vernon Campus