Academic Commons

Get course-specific peer tutoring, course reviews, and other forms of academic support for your STEM and non-STEM courses alike.
Schedule an appointment with a writing consultant, find writing resources, or book a research consultation.
You can be successful in a virtual learning environment. Find videos, workshops, and information to learn how!
Search for books, articles, and more; book a research consultation; and view building hours.
Develop effective strategies to advance your academic performance at GW.
Learn about campus printing, support for academic and instructional technologies, and how to access specialized software.
Learn more about competitive awards that provide remarkable experiences and support for students interested in a variety of fields.
Learn about paid and unpaid research positions, GW Research Days, and research awards.
Attend workshops to learn skills for the workplace and in data gathering and analysis, geographic information systems, programming, and design as well as find academic events around campus.
Find support for learning a new language or improving your English.
GW is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment that is accessible for everyone.
Review common ways of obtaining textbooks, find a book on the shelf at the library, and search the library catalog.
Academic advisors ensure you're on track to graduate on time while faculty advisors help you choose between classes in your major.
Access resources provided by GW, including Academic Commons study cohorts, and external organizations to help you prepare for standardized tests like the GRE, LSAT, and more.
Review the Bulletin, Schedule of Classes, Academic Calendar, and the Blackboard Syllabi Repository.