Policies & Handbooks

School-specific resources are available in the drop-down menu to the right.


  • GW Policy Website - this website is the central location for university policies.
  • Office of the Provost: Policies & Procedures webpage - this page links to policies and procedures that relate to academic life at GW. These documents are typically circulated by campus mail to faculty members and/or department and program chairs at least once per academic year.
  • GW Faculty Handbook (PDF) - Many policies related to the duties of department chairs are found in this handbook.

School Bylaws

Handbooks and Guides