Events & Venues 


Events & Venues at the George Washington University (a department in the Safety & Facilities Division) designs, produces and manages events on the Foggy Bottom Campus. We provide services to a broad spectrum of clients both in the community and outside of the community. We provide spaces for our students, faculty, staff and guests to host events, meetings and gatherings.  We highlight university traditions, produce memorable guest speaker events and coordinate many other activities unique to our campus with local, national and international acclaim. Our record of excellence, support and cooperation is one that we are proud of.


Commencement for the Classes of 2020 and 2021

Commencement on the National Mall

October 2, 2021 at 11 a.m. EDT

We are thrilled to invite our Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 graduates and their families to the National Mall for a truly special event.



Charter Day and Bonfire images