Parking

2017 Long-Term Stay On-Campus Permit Parking

Long-Trem Stay Summer Guests living in GW Housing can purchase parking permits to the University Garage, 800 22nd St NW, via the online parking application directly through GW's Office of Transportation & Parking Services.  Guests will submit an application and make payment for any contracted Parking Services direct with Transportation & Parking Services.  

Weeks Rate
7 Weeks 551.25
8 Weeks 630.00
9 Weeks 708.75
10 Weeks 787.50
11 Weeks 866.25

To assure that parking is pre-loaded onto a Housing Courtesy Card at check-in, permits should be purchased by the Wednesday prior to the guests arrival date. Parking purchased after 4:30pm or on the weekends will not be available until the next business day. Should you park in the garage before your parking permit is processed please see the attendant before exiting the garage. 

Summer guests must display the printout of the parking permit on the dashboard when in the garage. Only the registered vehicle is eligible for parking in the garage.

Please see the Long Stay Parking Customer Service tab below for more information.

Purchase Long Stay Parking

Parking Details & Support

Long Stay Parking Customer Service

Long Stay Parking Customer Service

  • Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Excluding Holidays)
  • Phone: (202) 994-6408
  • Email: mekedes@gwu.edu
  • Please note that email and voice mail received after 4:30 p.m. will be returned the following business day
  • Emergency After Hours Assistance: (202) 994-7199

Customer Service

Should you have any problems please see the attendant in the garage before exiting. Unfortunately no refunds can be issued once the vehicle leaves the garage. 

If the Housing Courtesy Card is lost the guest should first obtain a replacement card from the Housing Office in Amsterdam Hall 2350 H St NW. Then contact the parking office at the number listed above to transfer parking onto the replacement card. 

Unfortunately the Summer & Conference Housing staff does not have access to directly assist with parking related issues. 

Log Into Existing Parking Account

Foggy Bottom Short Term Visitor Parking

Foggy Bottom Campus Short-Term Visitor Parking

University Parking Garage

  • Location: Access from H Street between 22nd and 23rd Streets, under the Science and Engineering Hall
  • Address directly next to garage entrance: 2223 H St NW, Washington, DC 20052
  • Hours: Open 24/7
  • Payment: Self-service garage for visitors. This garage only accepts MasterCard and Visa for payment

Check out GW's Visitor Parking website for additional details.

Mount Vernon Short Term Visitor Parking

Mount Vernon Campus Short-Term Visitor Parking

The Mount Vernon Campus is located on Whitehaven Parkway off Foxhall Road NW.  The entrance to campus is off of Whitehaven Parkway onto Campus Drive.

The Mount Vernon Campus Garage has an Attendant on duty from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Summer Guests parking in the garage should print their online permit and place it on  the dashboard in order to avoid a citation when the garage closes at 11:00 p.m. Guests exiting the MVC garage will have to show their summer parking permit to the Attendant to exit at "no charge". 

Mount Vernon Campus Garage

  • Location: Upon entering on Campus Drive the garage is located on the left just before the clock tower.
  • Hours: Open 24/7
  • Payment: Self-service garage for visitors

Bus Parking

Bus Parking

GW does not have space to accommodate parking for buses, large recreational vehicles or trailers. Standard size vans or trucks can be accommodated with a maximum height of 6’5”.  For information on approved motorcoach parking locations in the District please reference the DC Department of Transportation (DDOT) Motorcoach Operations Guide.

DC Law prohibits buses with a seating capacity of twelve (12) or more persons idling for more than 3 minutes while the motor vehicle is parked, stopped, or standing, including for the purpose of operating air conditioning equipment in those vehicles.