Colonial Inauguration 2015

Check out last year's video: GW Freshman Day of Service - Class of 2018!

GW attracts faculty and students who want to make a difference in the world.  

During CI, the newest class of Colonials learn more about serving the DC and global community through our signature events including Freshman Day of Service, our co-curricular service programs like Community Building CommunityDC ReadsJumpstartengageDC and more!

Through our academic service-learning courses, the academic residential community Civic House, and our social innovation programs the Center integrates civic engagement into GW’s educational work.

To get involved in our on-going service projects or other opportunities in the community and learn more about service at GW visit the Center’s table during the University Services Fair on Day 3 of CI.  We look forward to meeting you and…



Community Building Community

Community Building Community (CBC) fosters a collaborative and fun atmosphere of sustained community service within GW by connecting 200 incoming freshmen

Community Service

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