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Announcements & Upcoming Student Events

Announcements and Upcoming Events for College of Professional Studies Students

 

May 2017 Commencement Celebrations

College of Professional Studies Celebration: Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Charles E. Smith Center

University Commencement: Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. on the National Mall

Please see our CPS Commencement website and the University Commencement webpage for further May 2017 Commencement details.

 

Summer 2017 Course Registration

Summer  2017 course registration is now open. You can find the schedule of classes on the Registrar's website by clicking on your campus location. If you do not know which courses to register for, please consult with your academic advisor or program director. Please contact cpserveu@gwu.edu if you have questions regarding registration.

Please see the following reference guide outlining important GW policies for students including payment methods, deadlines, holds, and general* refund schedule.

*Note that some programs have earlier summer start dates.  If you are in one of our online programs, your course drop refund schedule may be different. Please refer to information distributed by your online adviser or email cpserveu@gwu.edu if you have questions about this.
 

Fall 2017 Course Registration

Fall 2017 course registration is now open. You can find the schedule of classes on the Registrar's website by clicking on your campus location. If you do not know which courses to register for, please consult with your academic advisor or program director. Please contact cpserveu@gwu.edu if you have questions regarding registration.

 

Summer 2017 Graduation Applications 

Students who are on track to complete the requirements for their program in the summer 2017 semester and are no more than 9 credits away from graduation at the end of the spring 2017 semester may participate in the May 2017 Commencement ceremonies. If you wish to do so, you should have registered for summer 2017 courses and applied for summer 2017 graduation using the Online Graduation Application by March 15, 2017 (note - registration for summer sessions opened March 1st).

Summer graduates who wish to participate in May 2017 Commencement who did not apply for graduation by March 15th now need to apply for graduation by completing the late paper application and submitting it by email to cpserveu@gwu.edu. Late paper applications will be assessed a $35 late application fee.

 

Spring 2017 Applications for Certificate Completion

Spring 2017 applications for certificate completion were due by April 1st, 2017. Students who intend to complete their certificate requirements during the spring 2017 semester need to complete the Application for Certificate Completion and submit it to Student Services by email to cpserveu@gwu.edu or by fax to 703-299-4144.

 

Spring 2017 Graduation Applications

The deadline to apply online for spring 2017 graduation was February 1, 2017. Spring 2017 graduates who did not apply online for graduation by February 1st must now contact cpserveu@gwu.edu to request a late (paper) graduation application, which is subject to a $35 late fee.

Please review our Graduation and Certificate Completion webpage for additional information.