Student Resources

Academic Opportunities
Learn about Independent Study, Study Abroad, Undergraduate research opportunities, and teaching De-Cal courses.
 
Commencement
Get yourself on the degree list, learn about this year’s commencement ceremony, and read tips for transitioning after graduation.
 
Frequently Asked Questions
Have questions about declaring as a GWS major? Or about courses you need to take? Check here first.
 
Requesting Letters of Reference
Follow these instructions carefully when requesting a letter of reference from a faculty member.
 
Student Awards
Each year GWS faculty award students who demonstrate excellence in a variety of ways. Read about recent award winners here.
 
Transfer Students
As a transfer student, you may be considering declaring as a GWS Major. Read more about preparing to file your paperwork here.
 
Undergraduate Student Association
Become a part of this year’s GWS Undergraduate Student Association.

10 Things Every College Professor Hates
Some of the “don’ts” for how to interact with your professor or GSI.