GW & The World


The George Washington University is a hub of learning that stretches well beyond its immediate borders. GW students and faculty members are deeply engaged in the quest to understand our world and solve some of its greatest challenges. Our vibrant global network of institutional partners, as well as world-class research institutes right on campus, ensure that GW’s reach is broad, deep, and meaningful.

GW’s 275,000+ alumni can be throughout more than 150 countries around the world. Search our International Network to find an alumni group near you.



21 cabinet ministers, ambassadors and other global leaders visited GW in 2018-19


Graphic: Top 5 producer of Peace Corps Volunteers for 12 Years Straight
14; 14 internationally-focused research institutes

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