Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

GW has installed an electric vehicle charging stations in the Academic Center, Law Learning Center and Science and Engineering Hall Parking Garages.  Learn more about the ChargePoint Network or email [email protected] if you have questions about the on-campus stations.

Vern Express and 4Ride Impacts: Saturday August 11 & Sunday, August 12

Vern Express

The Vern Express will run on an 30 minute schedule all day Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12 (7am - 11pm). The shuttle stops or additional shuttle disruptions are possible as the university and MPD respond to the Unite the Right 2 rally occurring at Lafayette Park, several blocks from the Foggy Bottom Campus.  Additionally, during this period the shuttle stop at the Red Cross is suspended. Please download the Transloc Rider App or view our Transloc Web Portal for real time updates. 



Delays may occur over the weekend starting Friday night, August 11 and lasting through Monday, Morning August 13 due to road closures in and around Foggy Bottom. Delays will be hard to anticipate and will have a lot to do with the location of the pick-up and drop-off points in relations to the street accessibility. We thank you advance for your patients. 

Metro Impacts August 11 - 26

For 16 consecutive days (including 10 commuting days) when ridership is lighter in August, Metro will conduct around the clock construction on a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines resulting in limited capacity, crowding and delays.


Due to single tracking between McPherson Square and Smithsonian, Orange and Silver line trains will operate every 20 minutes at all times of the day resulting in extensive delays and crowding. Blue Line trains will operate between Franconia-Springfield and Arlington Cemetery; additional Yellow Line trains will provide service during rush hour between Franconia-Springfield and Greenbelt. Customers traveling between Virginia and Downtown DC should use the Yellow Line instead.


On the weekends of August 11-12 and 25-26, Farragut West, McPherson Square, and the lower level platform at Metro Center (Orange, Silver & Blue lines) will be closed.


For additional details and improvement project brochure please visit WMATA. 


The George Washington University Transportation & Parking Services (TPS) Department, as part of the Division of Operations, is responsible for managing the day-to-day parking operations at The George Washington University’s Foggy Bottom, Mount Vernon, and Virginia Science and Technology campuses along with transportation services which provide access to our three main campuses.

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Shuttle Location App

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TransLoc Rider App (Android/Apple) is available for riders of the Vern Express and VSTC Shuttles rides.

The following features will assist riders better navigate our transportation services:

  • Next two departure times for each shuttle stop
  • "Notify Me" function allows riders to set push notifications when a shuttle is arriving at a GW shuttle stop. 
  • Can see where shuttles are on route

A web portal is also available for those who do not want to download the app. The transloc maps are also accessible via the GWMobile App (Android/Apple). 

Access TransLoc Web Portal

Fall Semester Permits on Sale

Effective, Wednesday August 9th parking permits for the fall semester are avialable for purchase through our on-line portal.


Reminder: Shenkman and South Halls require a puck/transponder in order to access those garages. Students will need to pick it up from the GWorld office before the car can be parked.  A $50 refundable deposit is required to receive the transponder. The $50 is returned when the puck/transponder is returned at the end of the semester or acamdic year.