How do I register for CBC?

Registration is open! Register at You must register for CI before you can join an early move in program.  If you have any problems, please contact GW Housing at or 202-994-2552.

How many students participate in CBC?

About 150 freshman participate in CBC, led by a team of 20 upperclassman guides. 

How long is the program? 

CBC 2017 kicks off Wednesday late afternoon August 23rd and ends late Friday evening August 25th. 

Do I get to move into my residence hall early?

Yes!  You will move into your assigned room for 2017-2018 on Wednesday morning. CBC will begin with dinner later that evening.

What is the cost to participate?

The cost of CBC is $155.  The program fee covers the cost of food, lodging, activities, a SmarTrip Metro card, and more.

During CBC, how will I get to my service site?

All service sites will be off-campus and accessible via walking, bus or Metro. You will travel with your upperclassman guide and your small group. A pre-loaded metro card will be provided.

If I can’t participate in CBC can I still get involved in service at GW?

Of course! Check out the Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service's website at and you’ll find endless opportunities to get involved in service at GWU and throughout DC!

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