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Academic Advising & Services

Graduate Academic Advising & Student Services

The SEAS Office of Graduate Admissions & Student Services offers a range of academic and student services and resources for our graduate students.  Students can find everything from advising assistance to career guidance, to a dedicated Facebook page.

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SEAS graduate students may also want to participate in GW COMPASS, a professional networking organization that seeks to help GW graduate students in STEM prepare for life after graduation. GW COMPASS provides a community of professional support to facilitate the advancement of STEM graduate students by hosting networking engagements, fostering mentee and mentor relationships, and highlighting career opportunities for post-graduate life.


Undergraduate Academic Advising & Student Services

where it all starts: the curriculum
where it all starts: the curriculum

From this page, you can access information on majors and minors offered by SEAS, your general education requirements, answers to the questions students most frequently ask about completing their curriculum requirements, and the forms necessary to do that.

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Requirements for Transfer Students

GW students who want to transfer to the School of Engineering and Applied Science from within the university should read our Internal Transfer Requirements page; students outside of GW who want to transfer should read our External Transfer Requirements page.


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Learn about the academic advising relationship, meet your academic advisor and learn how to make an appointment with him or her, and find the academic forms you need.

Graphical image of a pencil and paper; Policies & Schedules

Here you’ll find most of the answers to your questions about your degree requirements, academic majors and minors, and general academic policies and procedures.

graphical image of a notebook and pen;Tutoring

We want you to succeed academically, so SEAS offers tutoring and other academic resources to help you do just that.


Grpahical image of shaking hands; Student Mentor Program

SEAS students love our student mentor program, whether they are incoming students being paired with an upperclassmen mentor, or a mentor helping out a new student.  Visit our student mentor program page to meet our mentors, find out how to become a mentor, or get details on our New Student Getaway

graphical image of a clipboard; Student Organizations

Get involved in student life at SEAS and GW. Groups and activities exist for almost any interest you may have.

graphical image of a globe; Study Abroad

For many students, study abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to live and learn in another culture.  We highly encourage you to consider it.


graphical image of a microscope; Undergraduate Research

Research completes an engineer’s or computer scientist’s education and opens doors for careers after graduation.  We strongly encourage you to find out more about research opportunities, including our annual student R&D Showcase

Graphical Image of hands; Diversity & Inclusion

We work to improve the academic success of underrepresented students at SEAS and to provide them with a safe, comfortable, and supportive community