George Washington University

George Washington University is located on land provided by George Washington, in Washington.   It is located a few blocks from the White House and the National Mall.   A second campus is located in Mount Vernon, and a third in Ashburn, Virginia.  Total enrollment of students and staff at GW number in the range of 25,000.  Lisner Auditorium, once the largest in Washington, is the main auditorium of GW and location of the Dimock Gallery of art. 

GW is home of GW Colonial athletics teams which include Men's Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Gymnastics, Women's Lacrosse, Rowing, Soccer, Women's Softball, Squash, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, Women's Volleyball, and Water Polo.  Colonials athletic teams compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference.  Athletic Facilities include the Charles E. Smith Athletic Center, Barcroft Park, GW-Mount Vernon Athletic Complex, Thompson Boat Center, and Bull Run Park.

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  • Pennsylvania Avenue and 21st St. NW
  • Washington, DC 20006
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