The George Washington University (GW) enrolls over 1,000 veterans, active duty service members and their dependents. Our university community is enriched by your experience and is honored to help you succeed. The following resources are available to assist you in getting the most from your GW experience.


Office of Military and Veteran Student Services

The Office of Military and Veteran Student Services can assist you on a variety of fronts, from maximizing your educational benefits to preparing you for post-military careers.


Operation GW VALOR

Operation GW VALOR is a comprehensive, collaborative and unified effort by key GW offices to ensure that the university provides the highest caliber services to military members, veterans and their families. GW VALOR works with partners on campus to accomplish this goal.


GW Veterans

GW Veterans is a student organization that advocates on behalf of all veterans, military dependent family members, active duty service members and reserve/national guard members currently enrolled at GW.


Yellow Ribbon Program

GW is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program, which provides educational benefits for U.S. veterans. As an active duty service member or veteran who left service within the past three years, your application fee for graduate admission at GW is waived.