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If you’re ready to make a difference in the world while embarking on an academic challenge, the Elliott School of International Affairs is where your future begins. Join more than 2,800 graduate and undergraduate students, as well as over 23,500 alumni in 113 countries, as you prepare for a global career in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.



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Tuition and Fees

Before applying to the Elliott School of International Affairs, please familiarize yourself with the GW tuition schedule and associated fees, as well as estimated Elliott School fees.

See GW's Student Accounts Office for the most up-to-date tuition rates, fees and financial regulations for the current academic year.




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Shirley Song

BA International Affairs

"Studying at the Elliott School is a comprehensive undergraduate experience that allows me to engage with Washington DC as well as learn directly from experts in International Affairs. I can go to class, work part-time, and attend symposiums or events of interest around the city all in one day. The opportunity to be involved with these world-renowned scholars and institutions is unparalleled!"