Student Support and Family Engagement Webinars

Please note: To access the webinars, your log-in and password are the same and specific to your student’s school.  For example, if your student is enrolled in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, your log-in is ccasparent and your password is ccasparent:

  • Columbian College of Arts & Sciences (including the Corcoran School of Art & Design and SMPA):  ccasparent
  • Elliott School of International Affairs:  esiaparent
  • School of Engineering & Applied Sciences:  seasparent
  • School of Business:  gwsbparent
  • Milken Institute School of Public Health:  sphparent

CAMPUS PARTNER WEBINARS- Join the Office of Student Suport and Family Engagement and other campus partners, including the Academic Advising Offices, Colonial Central, the Center for Career Services, Study Abroad, and many more for the Parent and Family Webinars.  These webinars will provide you with accurate and timely information regiarding your students transition to GW. 

Colonial Health Center Overview- Wednesday, October 17th at 3pm EST
Click here to access the webinar
Audio Connection
415-655-0003 (US Toll)
855-282-6330 (US Toll Free)
Access Code- 736 146 856

Division of Operations
Previously recorded on August 14th at 1:00pm EST
Division of Operations Webinar-20180814 1705-1.mp4 
GW Dining and GWorld Card Program Overview Webinar.pptx - Powerpoint Only
Description- GWorld and GW Dining are a key part of your student's daily life at GW.  Learn about the many resources on these topics that we have for both you and your student.  For dining we'll cover key topics such as dining locations, special dietary needs, budgeting, meal preparation and tips for affordability and nutrition.  We'll also cover the basics of how the GWorld card serves as the university identification, holds the meal plan and colonial cash accounts and allows your student to access facilities on campus as well as how parents can add funds to their student's account.

Colonial Student Services
Previously recorded on August 9th at 11am EST 
Colonial Central Webinar-20180809 1505-1.mp4 
Parent Webinar - Financial Matters - 8-9-18.pptx - Powerpoint Only
Description- Colonial Student Services is an integrated student services organization designed to assist students, families, and the GW community with navigating administrative processes related to Student Financial Assistance, Student Accounts, and Registrar. Our team members are cross-trained in these three areas to ensure a seamless service experience and resolve inquiries at the first point of contact where possible.  Some of the topics we will discuss are FERPA, understanding your  bill and the online bililng system (Student Account eBill), monthly payment plans in Student Account eBill, applying for parent loans, withdrawals and refunds, and tuition insurance.


ACADEMIC ADVISING WEBINARS- Listen to the pre-recorded webinars from the Academic Advising office of the school your student is enrolled as they provide an overview of their office, discuss general curriculum requirements, the class registration process and share a glimpse of your students academic experience during CI.  

GW School of Business Academic Advising Family Webinar
Previously recorded on May 21st at 3pm EST
School of Business Academic Advising Webinar-20180523 1904-1.mp4

Milken Institute School of Public Health Academic Advising Family Webinar
Previously recorded on May 30th at 1pm EST
Milken Institute School of Public Health Academic Advising Webinar-20180530 1703-1.mp4

Elliott School of International Affairs Academic Advising Family Webinar
Previously recorded on June 4th at 2pm
Elliott School of International Affairs-20180604 1802-1.mp4 

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Previously recorded on June 6th at 11am
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Academic Advising Webinar-20180606 1504-1.mp4 

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Previously recorded on June 7th at 1:30pm
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences Academic Advising Webinar-20180607 1730-1.mp4


This list will continue to be updated as webinars are confirmed and recordings become available.