When & Where

Event Details

October 24, 2017
4:00 - 7:00 pm

Charles E. Smith Center
600 22nd St, NW
Washington, D.C. 20052

Just 3 blocks from the Foggy Bottom Metro Station on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines.

Street parking is very limited on campus. Parking is available in the University Parking Garage.

Questions?
Email dclawschoolfair@gmail.com.

Venue and Directions

Venue

The Charles E. Smith Center is the university’s main athletic and campus event facility. The 5,000 seat arena hosts entertainment and athletic events as well as a number of signature university events.

Charles E. Smith Center
600 22nd St NW
Washington, DC 20052


Parking

If you are driving, you should park in the University Parking Garage, which is about a block from the Smith Center.

Street parking is very limited on campus. In addition, the Law School Fair will take place during rush hour when on-street parking is even more restricted.

University Parking Garage (in Science and Engineering Hall)
Access via H Street NW between 22nd and 23rd Streets NW
Hours: Open 24/7
Rates: 1 hour: $10; Up to 2 hours: $16; Evening Maximum Rate (after 5 p.m. until 2 a.m.): $11; Daily Maximum: $23
This self-service garage for visitors accepts all major credit cards for payment (no cash).

Taxicabs and other ride services are recommended if you are unable to take Metro to the Law School Fair.


Directions

By Plane

  • If you are traveling by plane and flying directly into Ronald Reagan National Airport, you can reach the campus by taxi, which will cost approximately $12. You can also reach campus by taking the Metro Blue Line (heading in the direction of Addison Road). Exit at the stop marked Foggy Bottom-GWU.
  • If you are flying into Dulles International Airport, you can take the Washington Flyer Shuttle Bus to downtown Washington. The fee for the bus is $16 one-way and $26 round trip (cash only). Tickets can be purchased at the airport. The bus will stop at the Washington Convention Center - you can then take a taxi to GW. You may also take a taxi directly from the airport.

By Train

  • If you are traveling by train, you will arrive at Union Station and can take a taxi for the approximate cost of $7. You can also take the Metro Red Line (heading toward Shady Grove). When you reach the Metro Center stop, transfer to the Blue Line (heading toward Franconia-Springfield) or the Orange Line (heading towards Vienna). Exit at the stop marked Foggy Bottom-GWU.

By Metro (Subway)

  • If you are traveling by Metro to campus, exit at the Foggy Bottom-GWU station. As you exit the station, you will be at 23rd and I Streets NW. The Charles E. Smith Center is three blocks south of the Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro Station

By Car

  • From North

Take I-95 South to I-495 West (Beltway) toward Silver Spring. Continue on I-495 West and take the George Washington Memorial South. Take the Roosevelt Bridge across the Potomac River into downtown. Follow signs for the E Street NW exit. Turn left onto Virginia Avenue NW and proceed one block to a right onto 22nd Street NW. The Charles E. Smith Center is on the left at 22nd & G Streets NW.

  • From Northwest

Take I-270 South to I-495 South (Beltway). Continue on I-495 West and take the George Washington Memorial South. Take the Roosevelt Bridge across the Potomac River into downtown. Follow signs for the E Street NW exit. Turn left onto Virginia Avenue NW and proceed one block to a right onto 22nd Street NW. The Charles E. Smith Center is on the left at 22nd & G Streets NW.

  • From West

Take I-66 East. Take the Roosevelt Bridge across the Potomac River into downtown. Follow signs for the E Street NW exit. Turn left onto Virginia Avenue NW and proceed one block to a right onto 22nd Street NW. Charles E. Smith Center is on the left at 22nd & G Streets NW.

  • From South

Take I-95 North. Upon reaching I-495 (Beltway), continue straight and the road becomes I-395. Follow signs for the George Washington Memorial Parkway North. At the traffic circle, turn right and proceed across Memorial Bridge; follow the road around Lincoln Memorial. Turn left onto 23rd Street NW. Turn right onto F Street NW. Proceed one block and turn left onto 22nd Street NW. Charles E. Smith Center is on the left at 22nd & G Streets NW.


Lodging

If you need to stay overnight, there are many hotels that are convenient to the George Washington University’s Foggy Bottom campus. For more information, GW has compiled a list of hotel options near campus.