View of buildings and green space on Mount Vernon Campus



Classrooms and study spots, close-knit community, sports facilities and open green spaces:

if you want it all, you’ll find it on The Vern.



Mount Vernon Campus




A Retreat from the City, Right Inside Its Limits





CA88ca88Explore a 360-degree view of a suite-style room in West Hall, a recently renovated residence hall for freshmen and upperclassmen.


Learn More About Living on Campus



in advance.


If you’re driving directly to The Vern, you can enter 2100 Foxhall Road NW into your GPS. Be sure to review the before you arrive.

Where to Stay

There are a variety of hotels convenient to our Mount Vernon and Foggy Bottom campuses. To find a hotel for your stay:

  • Make a discounted reservation at and proceeds from your booking will go to the university
  •  that offers seasonal discount rates to the GW community




Shuttle Service to and from Mount Vernon

Vern Express Shuttle on Mount Vernon Campus


Ride the Vern Express shuttle for approximately 15 minutes to go to and from The Vern and enjoy a view of the Potomac River along the way.

Stop locations on Foggy Bottom Campus include:

  • 23rd Street and G Street in front of Funger Hall
  • 2025 E Street in front of the Red Cross building

Stop locations on The Vern include:

  • The quad in front of Somers Hall
  • Behind the Academic Building by the soccer field (drop off only)