Language Center Resources

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Everyday English

The Everyday English Program helps GW international students improve their conversational English skills during weekly chats.


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The Language Exchange

The Language Exchange is available to any member of the GW community who wishes to practice with their peers.


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Language for Professionals

The self-learning modules include videos of experts speaking about various topics in a given language at an advanced level.

LC Channel

The Language Center's YouTube channel hosts short videos on topics like common idioms, pronunciation and study tips.

Language Testing

More GW Resources

GW English for Academic Purposes Program
Explore helpful resources for students learning to speak and write English as a second or additional language.

VOA Learning English
Browse helpful English-language learning tools including news stories, videos explaining grammar and more.

GW Campus Resources for International Students
This is a resource guide for international students who are enrolled at GW. It includes academic and language support tools as well as student organizations which give opportunities to practice English and public speaking.

The Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Students can practice their East Asian language skills, share study tips, and learn about the Elliott School's Foreign Language Proficiency Exams for graduate students.

Academic Commons
Book peer tutoring or review sessions, research and writing help, step-by-step study strategies, language support and more.

Disability Support Services
Request support or accommodation based on the potential impact of a disability with the GW Disability Support Services office.

GW Libraries
Explore on-campus libraries and online research databases.

Language Center
Sign up for English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses, practice with language meet-up groups, take a language exam or talk to someone about waiving language requirements.

CCAS Undergraduate Advising
Get assistance from your Columbian College academic advisor to navigate declaring a major or minor and other academic support.

Writing Center
Make a free appointment to work with a writing consultant on your next project, from the brainstorming phase through drafting and revising.

Center for Career Services
Take advantage of career and job search coaching, self-assessment services, résumé development, networking and more. (Services offered to students and alumni.)

Center for Undergraduate Fellowship and Research
Search and apply for undergraduate fellowships and research awards.

Student Accounts Office
View current tuition and aid information. Applicants who request financial aid will be considered for all forms of aid available based on criteria including undergraduate GPA, courses taken, recommendations, extracurricular activities and GRE scores.

Student Financial Assistance
Look for scholarships, Federal Work-Study positions, military benefits and other funding assistance.