Major Renovations

Gelman Library Facade

Information on current and previously completed renovations on GW's campus, including:

Current Renovations:  GW and non-GW within Foggy Bottom campus

  • Thurston Hall/1900 F Street
    Visit the dedicated page for full details on this complete transformation to provide a reimagined place for approximatey 825 students to live, learn, and socialize (as well as faculty-in-residence and residential life staff) by no later than fall 2022, and potentially as early as 2021.

2019 Summer Projects

Over the summer there is a variety of projects across campus as Facilities and Campus Development continue to enhancing GW facilities. Community impacts from each project can be found on the Lane Closure page.


1925 F Street
Front stairs are being completely replaced.  

The HVAC equipment is being completely replaced to allow for improved temperature control and more efficient equipment. 

Guthridge Hall
Overall upgrades are happening that will include a complete renovation of the bathrooms and replacement of HVAC and plumbing systems. Additional work will include new doors, flooring, lighting, painting and preventative maintenance and waterproofing. 

Munson Hall & Francis Scott Key (FSK) Hall
New windows are being installed.

Media & Public Affairs and Amsterdam Hall
Roofs are being replaced. 




Hillel Project Updates