GW SON Top-Ranked

GW SON continues to be ranked among the top 50 schools of nursing. GW is in the top 13% of ranked graduate nursing schools. 

US News & World Report also ranks our online MSN #26 out of more than 144 programs nationwide.

In a first-ever ranking of Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, we are no. 30, placing us in the top 20% of ranked programs. These top rankings reflects the quality of our student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, peer recognitions, and admissions selectivity.

Admitted Graduate Students


Congratulations on your admittance to GW SON! We hope you’re excited about beginning your graduate studies with us, and we want to ensure the transition is as seamless as possible. In this section, you should find all the information and tools that you need.

If you need assistance beyond what is provided here, please get in touch with the executive coordinator for your program:

Master of Science in Nursing program Executive Coordinator 
LaToya Rosser, 202-994-9151,
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) option Executive Coordinator 
Kayla Wright, 202-994-0010,
Clinical Program Coordinator 
Tamara Helvetius, 202-994-2045,

The following items must be completed prior to your first semester of enrollment and student orientation:

  • Locate your GWID (this will be found in your acceptance letter)
  • Claim your NetID. Your NetID allows you to access many systems from the University. Your NetID is also the login name for your email. Claim your NetID.
  • Activate your pin (Log in to the GWeb Info System)

If you like, you may also, review the program of study and course descriptions for the program and option in which you are enrolled.

New Graduate Student Checklist