GW Athletics


Students of The George Washington University possess a passion for changing the world. GW's commitment to giving back to the local and global communities means that students have special opportunities to get involved as well as interact with and learn from the most influential leaders of our time.

The GW Department of Athletics and Recreation shares in the university's vision and enthusiasm for service to the district, the nation, and the world. Read about how GW student-athletes are making a difference.

The Mission
The Department of Athletics and Recreation at The George Washington University is committed to the principles of integrity, ethics, diversity, and equality. In doing so, it strives to bring pride, admiration, and loyalty to the students, alumni, faculty, and staff of the institution.

The evolution of the Department to its present structure represents a dedication to parity among male and female student-athletes and accomplishment in the academic arena. The main objective of the Department within the framework of an educational community is the development of student-athletes to their highest potential in an atmosphere committed to winning and in the spirit of sportsmanship.

The Department of Athletics and Recreation, as an integral part of The George Washington University, requires a high degree of dedication and commitment to excellence and strives to work together to achieve its stated goals and objectives.

382 People | 4,215 Impacts | 16,868 Hours | 145 Dollars | 397,414 Total Economic Impact