GW’s Foggy Bottom campus shows you a vibrant campus perfectly situated to take advantage of all the excitement Washington, D.C. has to offer in the summertime.

Rest easy, because Project Discovery understands the importance of being comfortable in your home away from home. GW’s residences feature the comfort, safety and cleanliness you expect from Project Discovery, including air conditioning! You’ll have easy access to all courses and activities, and you’ll be just steps from downtown D.C. This prime location offers easy access to the attractions, entertainment and shopping that make Washington, D.C. a world-class city. Our goal is to consistently create an environment where you’ll be able to concentrate on getting the most out of your summer – staying relaxed, refreshed and ready to excel.

Staying at GW has its privileges. You’ll kick back in comfort, enjoying in-suite bathrooms, Internet access,  linen service and much more. These rooms definitely serve up sophisticated D.C. style! At the end of the day, relax in fully furnished lounges. Catch your favorite show on cable TV, play some Xbox, or watch a DVD with your new friends!

“This summer in DC was an experience of a lifetime! I made friendships and memories that will last forever. The Project Discovery Leadership program allowed me to participate in eye-opening volunteering projects and visit historic landmarks in DC. It was a memorable summer that I will never forget.”

Lauren A. / Arizona

Excellent Eats

Choices, choices, choices! With Project Discovery, you never have to worry about going hungry. From home-style meals served at breakfast and dinner to lunch options that let you enjoy favorite restaurants, no pre-college summer program gives you as many dining options!

Our breakfast buffet features made-to-order morning specials like omelets, pancakes and waffles alongside plenty of fresh fruit, cereal, bagels, yogurt and pastries, so you’ll be able to fuel up with no problem. If you’d rather take your breakfast on the run, don’t worry, there’s bagels and fresh fruit ready and waiting for you to grab as you go.

Thanks to Project Discovery’s exclusive Dining-on-the-Town-Plan, you’ll have amazing lunch options each weekday. Visit favorite restaurants like Potbelly’s, Five Guys, Einstein Bros. and many other local favorites.

Dinners, served up Monday through Thursday, feature a choice of kitchen-fresh entrees, a selection of side dishes, a soup-and-salad bar, beverage bar, and fresh-baked breads and pastries. Fridays, you enjoy a fun dinner at a great local restaurant. And don’t worry; we make sure everyone eats just as well during our exciting weekend excursions!