Register for CI

Congratulations on your acceptance to GW! We can't wait to introduce you to our community. 

The application to sign up for CI is accessble through the same portal you sign up for your housing assignment, go.gwu.edu/eservices. Please note: the application will be unavailable from July 5 - July 16th due to a system migration.

The 2018 June CI sessions have concluded. If you are a first year student and haven't yet signed up for an orientation session, please email us at [email protected]. You are able to sign-up for classes beginning on Thursday, July 5th at 7:00 a.m. EST.

FRESHMEN SESSIONS (student only)

CI Session CI Session Dates

Start and End Times

Session Sign-Up Closes Travel Recommendations
1 June 11-12 Check-in starts @ 8:30 a.m., programs ends around 3:00 p.m. June 6 Book departing flights after 4 pm
2 June 14-15 Check-in starts @ 1:00 p.m., program ends around 5:00 p.m. June 6 Book departing flights after 6 pm
3 June 18- 19 Check-in starts @ 8:30 a.m., programs ends around 3:00 p.m. June 13 Book departing flights after 4 pm
4 June 21-22 Check-in starts @ 1:00 p.m., program ends around 5:00 p.m. June 13 Book departing flights after 6 pm
5 June 25-26 Check-in starts @ 8:30 a.m., programs ends around 3:00 p.m. June 20 Book departing flights after 4 pm
6 June 28-29 Check-in starts @ 1:00 p.m., program ends around 5:00 p.m. June 25 Book departing flights after 6 pm
7* August 23 -24 Program begins on the morning of August 23rd. Social programming offered night of 8/22. August 20  

*This session is reserved for international freshmen (F-1 and J-1 visas), as well as students traveling from long distances (for example: California). Domestic freshmen are highly encouraged to attend a session in June if their situation allows. If you have a conflict with the June dates, please email us at [email protected]. We will take exceptions on a case-by-case basis.

TRANSFER STUDENT SESSION (student only)

The application for the Transfer Student CI session will open on June 12th at 10:00 a.m. You can access the application here

The Housing application will also open on June 12th and will be available in the same portal as your CI registration.

Transfer students can register for classes as soon as their deposit is processed. To learn more about what to do to prepare ahead of time, please login to Blackboard and complete the GW 101 module for your academic school.

CI Session CI Session Date Start and End Times
8 August 24 Check-in starts @ 8:00 a.m., program ends by 6:00 p.m.

As you prepare to join us for orientation, please be sure to review the other sections on our website, including What to Bring To CI, and specifically Frequently Asked Questions and GW 101 and Advising.

If you have questions about the program, please email [email protected].