Student Resources

Academic Opportunities
Learn about Independent Study, Study Abroad, Undergraduate research opportunities, and teaching De-Cal courses.

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.