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For Current Students


The Office for Student Engagement is dedicated to enhancing your academic and professional development at the College. Our team of student services and career services professionals is a resource for you as you navigate administrative offices across the University, contemplate ways to become involved in the GW community and strategize about your next career steps.  

For questions about student services matters (including registration, graduation and other administrative matters), please contact the Student Success Coach assigned to your program.

For information about career services, please contact [email protected].


Meet the Team

Suzanne Farrand






Christopher Beatty

Student Success Coach  
571-553-0099 | [email protected] 
Schedule an Appointment

  • Cybersecurity (undergraduate)
  • Information Technology (undergraduate)
  • Sustainable Urban Planning   


Alexis Snyder

Student Success Coach
202-994-1956|  [email protected] 
Schedule an Appointment

  • Cybersecurity Strategy & Information Management
  • Homeland Security (undergraduate)
  • Homeland Security (graduate)

Students, please reach out to the Student Success Coach assigned to your program by email or phone. 




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Onward GW: Return to Campus and the Classroom

The GW College of Professional Studies is excited to welcome students, faculty and staff to campus this fall. Learn more about the steps GW and CPS are taking to prepare for your arrival to campus, including updating our public health protocols and reviewing and updating our buildings and classrooms.

Learn More about GW's Fall Plans



New Student Orientation

Check out the new student orientation guide and welcome video. 

New Student Orientation


Course Registration

Please consult the Registrar’s Office for details regarding registration dates and policies.



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