George Washington University

800 21st Street NW, Washington D.C.

  • #=353 QS Global World Ranking
  • PrivateStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 21,558Total Students
  • 1,982Faculty
  • 4,165Int'l Students

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Students come to the George Washington University (GW) because it offers a dynamic community where ideas are exchanged, diversity is valued, and leaders are made.

Located in the heart of Washington, DC since 1821, GW connects students to people and ideas in one of the world's move influential cities.  As the largest institution of higher education in the U.S. capital, the university attracts nearly 11,000 undergraduates and 15,000 graduate students from 130 countries around the world.  Through the university's partnerships and initiatives, students and faculty enjoy unparalleled access to leaders, practitioners, and resources at top corporations, government agencies, and international organizations, including the World Bank, National Institutes of Health, Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress, International Monetary Fund, Organization of American States, and the National Science Foundation.

By focusing on social, economic, political, and technological issues and innovations, GW helps students develop the knowledge, skills and experience to achieve their personal and professional goals -- to transform their ambition into action.


Learn more at www.gwu.edu.


 

About

Students come to the George Washington University (GW) because it offers a dynamic community where ideas are exchanged, diversity is valued, and leaders are made.

Located in the heart of Washington, DC since 1821, GW connects students to people and ideas in one of the world's move influential cities.  As the largest institution of higher education in the U.S. capital, the university attracts nearly 11,000 undergraduates and 15,000 graduate students from 130 countries around the world.  Through the university's partnerships and initiatives, students and faculty enjoy unparalleled access to leaders, practitioners, and resources at top corporations, government agencies, and international organizations, including the World Bank, National Institutes of Health, Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress, International Monetary Fund, Organization of American States, and the National Science Foundation.

By focusing on social, economic, political, and technological issues and innovations, GW helps students develop the knowledge, skills and experience to achieve their personal and professional goals -- to transform their ambition into action.


Learn more at www.gwu.edu.


 

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #339
  • 2014
    #=327
  • 2015
    #=327
  • 2015
    #=300
  • 2016
    #=363
  • 2018
    #=352
  • 2019
    #=345
  • 2020
    #=336
  • 2021
    #=353

Ranking criteria

30.8
Overall
27.2
学术声誉
27.2
Academic Reputation
26.2
雇主声誉
26.2
Employer Reputation
31.6
师生比
31.6
Faculty Student Ratio
33.6
每位教员引用率
33.6
Citations per Faculty
36.6
国际教师比例
36.6
International Faculty Ratio
44.1
国际学生占比
44.1
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
21,558

48%
52%

International students
4,165

64%
36%

Total faculty staff
1,982

306
1676

Total students
21,558

48%
52%

International students
4,165

64%
36%

Total faculty staff
1,982

1676
306
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Campus locations

Foggy Bottom Campus,

800 21st Street NW , Washington D.C. , Washington , United States , 20052

Mount Vernon Campus,

2100 Foxhall Road NW , Washington D.C. , Washington , United States , 20007

Virginia Science &Technology Campus,

Innovation Hall 45085 University Drive, Suite 303 Ashburn, VA , Ashburn , Virginia , United States , 20147

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