Application Requirements

GW Madrid

To be eligible to apply for GW Madrid, students must:

  • Have completed a total of 45 credit hours before participating in the program.
  • Be in good judicial standing and not have a significant record of judicial infractions at GW.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Have completed the equivalent of four semesters (SPAN 1004) of Spanish language before the semester abroad.

Application Instructions for Students

Participants are selected for admission on the basis of their applications, academic transcripts, judicial status, and preparation for study abroad.

The application is online and can be opened by clicking the "Apply Now" button in GW Passport. Preliminary application requirements include:

  • Personal statement in EnglishSeviila Excursion
  • An official GW transcript
  • Academic and Housing questionnaires
  • Passport Information
  • 4 Passport photos
  • Optional supplemental internship application for interested students, which includes a resume in English and Spanish and an internship proposal submitted as part of the online application

Other Requirements to be provided upon acceptance to the program include:

  • A $500 nonrefundable deposit
  • Full medical history

Calendar/Deadlines for GW Madrid

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