About SCS



SCS Admissions

Location: 107
Phone: 202.687.6299


SCS Bookstore

Location: 103

Fall 2014 Rush Hours:
9/3 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
9/4 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
9/5 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9/6 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Regular Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Phone: 202.784.7378
Website: SCS Bookstore - http://www.bkstr.com/Home/10001-315405-1?demoKey=d; Main Campus Bookstore - georgetown.bkstr.com

Copy & Print

Student Copy & Print Center
Students must load money on their GOCards and then swipe their GOCards on the Xerox machine in order to copy or print. Students can load money online or at the GOCard machine in the main lobby on Level 1.

Location: Adjacent to C217
Faculty Copy & Print Center
The Xerox machine requires faculty to input their accounting code in order to copy or print. Each program has a unique accounting code; please contact your program manager or director to receive your code.

Location: 207 - Faculty Lounge


Day Lockers

Day lockers are available to SCS students, faculty and staff, free of charge. Please sign-in at the reception desk in the main lobby on Level 1 to receive your locker assignment and key. Lockers are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Locker policies:

  • Lockers are available for day use only. Users must remove their items and return the key to the reception desk before campus closes.
  • There is a $10 fee for an unreturned or lost key.
  • Georgetown University and the School of Continuing Studies are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
Location: Adjacent to C206
: Reception Desk, Main Lobby on Level 1
Phone: 202.687.7723

Lost & Found

SCS Lost and Found is located at the reception desk in the main lobby on Level 1 at 640 Mass Ave. Lost items are collected and logged daily and will be held for 30 days. After 30 days, items are donated to Goodwill.

Location: Reception Desk, Main Lobby on Level 1
Phone: 202.687.7723

Quiet Study Room

A quiet study room is available to students and faculty and is open during building operating hours. No food or drink is allowed (except water), all mobile devices must be silenced and there is no talking permitted. If you listen to music, please be considerate of others and adjust your headphone volume accordingly.

Location: C212

Wellness Room

A private wellness room is available to students, faculty and staff who seek respite. The room is equipped with a couch, refrigerator and sink and is suited for nursing mothers and those who are not feeling well. Please sign-in at the reception desk in the main lobby on Level 1 to receive the key to the room (there is a $10 fee for an unreturned or lost key).

Location: C206
: Reception Desk, Main Lobby on Level 1
Phone: 202.687.7723


Sweet Yo Café

SCS's in-house café serves Starbucks brewed coffee, Frappuccinos, espresso, Tazo tea and other specialty drinks; make-your-own frozen yogurt; bagels, pastries, muffins, cupcakes and other baked goods; prepared sandwiches, salads, soups and yogurts; chips, nuts, candy bars and other snacks; and bottled sodas, teas, water, energy drinks and juices.

Location: Level C2
Hours: TBD
Phone: 202.784.7194


SCS GOCard Office

All SCS students, faculty and staff must have a valid identification GOCard (“Georgetown One Card”) to gain entry into 640 Massachusetts Ave. GOCard is required at all times during building operating hours to ensure a safe learning environment. Students, faculty and staff swipe their GOCard each time they enter the building. GOCards also store money for copy and print services (visit the GOCard website to add money to your card).

The SCS GoCard Office is full-service and processes GOCards for SCS students, faculty and staff. If you need a new GOCard, or need to replace a lost or stolen GOCard, the SCS GOCard office can take your picture and print your card on the spot.

Location: 105
Hours: 4:30 – 8:00 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays

Library & Digital Media Center

SCS Digital Media Center (DMC)

SCS students, faculty and staff can rent video camcorders, still photography cameras, light kits, microphones and more, as well as request access to the state-of-the-art Mac Lab for video and audio editing, graphic design and more.

Location: C203-SCS Library (Equipment check-out); C226 (Mac Lab)
Hours: Mac Lab is by appointment; Walk-in hours for equipment check-out TBD
Phone: 202.687.5720
Contact: Zan Gillies, Multimedia Manager

SCS Library

The SCS Library is a full-service Georgetown University library and offers the following services, resources and procedures to students, faculty, and staff: 

  • Georgetown University library collections
  • One-on-one research consultations
  • Research assignment and project review consultations
  • Research strategy and citation sessions
  • Developing collections for your program (faculty and staff)

Location: C203
Hours: 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday – Thursday; By appointment
Phone: 202.784.7389
Contact: Jessica Vanderhoff, SCS Librarian

Student Services

SCS Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The Academic Resource Center offers an array of academic support services, including study skills workshops, individual consultations and tutoring. If a student is experiencing challenges with their coursework, they are encouraged to consult with an ARC administrator who will be able to address their individual needs and outline a plan of action.

Location: C129
Phone: 202.687.8354

SCS Counseling & Psychiatric Services (CAPS)

Georgetown's Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) is here to serve the mental health needs of those in the Georgetown community. CAPS services are available to SCS students and the campus community for personal issues in any aspect of their lives, whether relating to Georgetown or otherwise.

Location: C130
Hours: By appointment
Appointments: 202.687.6985
After Hours Emergencies: 202.444.7243 (ask for the on-call clinician)

SCS International Student & Scholar Services

International Student & Scholar Services at Georgetown University SCS Downtown provides a variety of services to individuals who study, conduct research, and teach on Georgetown’s SCS campus, including immigration advising and cultural programming.  

Location: C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-ins 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays
Phone: 202-687-6455
Contact: Anka Dadarlat, International Programs Advisor
SCS Office of Academic Affairs & Compliance

The SCS Office of Academic Affairs & Compliance reinforces the relationship between the SCS's liberal and professional studies programs and the fundamental Jesuit values of Georgetown. The office ensures academic standards, monitors student progress and provides related services that maintain the academic and ethical integrity of teaching and learning at Georgetown.

Location: C106
Hours: By appointment
Email and Appointments: scsoaac@georgetown.edu
SCS Office of Student Financial Services

The SCS Office of Student Financial Services helps students navigate the financial aspects of attending Georgetown. The office is available to answer questions about tuition payment, financial aid, student loans and other related matters.

Location: C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-in hours TBD
Phone: 202.687.3238
Contact: Nanci Danaher, Senior Assistant Director
SCS Office of Student Records & Accounts (Registrar)

The SCS Office of Student Records and Accounts represents the University Registrar on SCS's downtown campus. The office provides a range of services relating to registration, student accounts (credit students only), scheduling, records and reporting.

Location: C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-ins hours TBD
Contact: Tammi Coakley-Simelton, Associate Director

SCS Veterans Services

SCS Veterans Services connects student veterans with the resources they need to successfully transition from combat to classroom to career. This includes help navigating the admissions process, applying for financial aid and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs education benefits, academic assistance and preparing to re-enter the workforce.

Location: C209 (for office hours)
Hours: 3:00 - 6:00 p.m., Wednesdays
Phone: 202.687.2708
Contact: David Shearman, Coordinator

SCS Writing Center

The SCS Writing Center is a free resource available to all SCS students in the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, all Master of Professional Studies programs, and the Semester in Washington, D.C. program. The Center features trained consultants that work with students either in person or online. Rather than simply proofreading papers for errors, consultants work to help writers improve their own critical thinking, revision, and editing skills.

Location: C106
Hours: By appointment
Appointments: Students can make appointments at writingcenter.georgetown.edu
Contact: Maggie Debelius, Director; Kathryn Temple, SCS Writing Services Coordinator

Worship & Reflection

SCS Interfaith Chapel

The School of Continuing Studies offers weekly and special services for the Georgetown SCS community in the SCS Interfaith Chapel at 640 Mass Ave. The chapel is available to all members of the Georgetown community and provides a sanctuary for worship, reflection and prayer.

Location: 207

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