Alumni Weekend: News & Info


Please note that ALL guests must visit the Alumni Weekend Welcome Center, FIRST, to pick up their Buff & Blue Badge which is needed for entrance to all events.
Marvin Center Great Hall, 800 21st Street NW
Friday, September 27:       11:30am - 9pm
Saturday, September 28:    8am - 8pm
Sunday, September 29:      Closed - please proceed directly to your event to check in

We will be adding more hotels to the list in the near future, so check the back for new discounts.

Club Quarters Hotel
839 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
(202) 974-4222
* Mention that you are a GW alumnus for special rate

The Fairmont
2401 M Street NW, Washington D.C., 20037|
(202) 429-2400
* Use code NGWU for special rate

GW Inn
824 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 337-6620
* Mention GWU for special rate ($99/night +)

The Graham Hotel Georgetown
1075 Thomas Jefferson Street NW, Washington, DC 20007
(202) 337-0900
*Mention GWU for special rate

One Washington Circle Hotel
1 Washington Circle NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 872-1680
* Mention GWU for special rate ($99/night +)

801 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20037
(202) 785-2000
*Mention “GWU” for 20% discount

The Ritz-Carlton
1150 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 835-0500
* Mention preferred rate for GWU

The River Inn
924 25th Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 337-7600
* Use code COLONIAL11 for 15% discount

State Plaza Hotel
2117 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 861-8200
* Mention “GW Travel” for special rate (discount depends on occupancy)

Due to ongoing campus construction, parking is severely limited on campus. However, the following lots will be available during Alumni Weekend (September 26-29):

Marvin Center Garage: $21/day
800 21st Street, NW
7 days a week: 6:30 am- Midnight
Academic Center Garage: $21/day
801 22nd Street, NW
7 days a week: 24 hours a day
Elliott School Garage: $26/day
1957 E Street, NW
Monday-Friday:  7 AM-11PM
Saturday: 8 AM-Midnight

Child care is available during Alumni Weekend 2013 through well-known Washington, D.C. agencies. Caregivers from these agencies will work directly with you, and cater to your desired time frames and locations, including local hotels. We recognize that your child’s care is of the utmost importance. Please note that The George Washington University makes no representation as to these child care entities. As such, please investigate these agencies to determine your comfort level with them.
White House Nannies
(703) 838-2100
Daily Agency Referral Fee: $65
Hourly Rate: $16-20
Seeking Sitters DC Metro
Contact: Jennifer Caudle, (703) 586-6493