About SCS



Location: 107
Phone: 202.687.6299
Email: scsadmissions@georgetown.edu
Website: scs.georgetown.edu/admissions


Location: 103
Phone: 202.784.7378
Regular Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 1st and 3rd of the month; 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Website: SCS BookstoreMain Campus Bookstore

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


SCS GOCard Office

All SCS credit (degree) program students, faculty and staff must have a valid GOCard (“Georgetown One Card”) to gain entry into 640 Massachusetts Ave. 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).

Note: non-credit (CCPE) program students do not receive GOCards.

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: Office 105 (1st level, past front entrance security desk)
Hours: 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays
Website: http://gocard.georgetown.edu/

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

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


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
Phone: 202.784.7194
Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Student Services

SCS Library

The SCS Library is a full-service Georgetown University library and offers the following services and resources 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

Location: C203
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Phone: 202.784.7389
Contact: Jessica Vanderhoff, SCS Librarian
Email: scslibrary@georgetown.edu
Website: http://www.library.georgetown.edu/scs

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: Mon., Tues., Thur. 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.; Mac Lab (C226): Mon., Tues., Thur., 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 202.687.5720
Contact: Zan Gillies, Multimedia Manager
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/students/student-resources/digital-media-center/

SCS Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) in the School of Continuing Studies offers an array of academic support services, including study skills workshops, individual consultations and disability support for students with documented disabilities. If a student is experiencing challenges with 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
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 202.784.7366
Email: arc-scs@georgetown.edu
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/students/student-resources/

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)
Website: http://studenthealth.georgetown.edu/mental-health

SCS Interfaith Chapel and Contemplative Space

Available to all members of the Georgetown community, the SCS Interfaith Chapel provides a sanctuary for worship, reflection and prayer. 

Guided Meditation: Every Thursday from 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: 207 (SCS Interfaith Chapel)
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/about-scs/campus-life/spiritual-life/

SCS International Student & Scholar Services

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: Suite C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-in hours: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays
Phone: 202.687.6455
Contact: Anka Dadarlat, Assistant Dean, International Student & Scholar Services
Website: http://internationalservices.georgetown.edu/

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: Suite C106
Hours: By appointment; 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Email and Appointments: scsoaac@georgetown.edu
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/academic-affairs/

SCS Office of Student Financial Services

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

Location: Suite C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-in hours: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Wednesday
Phone: 202.687.3238
Contact: Nanci Danaher, Senior Assistant Director
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/admissions/financial-aid/

SCS Office of Student Records & Accounts (Registrar)

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

Location: Suite C106
Hours: By appointment; Walk-ins hours 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday & Wednesday
Contact: Tammi Coakley-Simelton, Associate Director
Website: http://registrar.georgetown.edu/ and http://studentaccounts.georgetown.edu/

SCS Veterans Services

Georgetown's Veterans Office serves student veterans as they apply to, attend and advance beyond Georgetown. 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: Car Barn 224, 3520 Prospect St NW, Washington, DC 20007
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Mon-Fri
Phone: 202.687.2708
Email: veteranservices@georgetown.edu
Contact: David Shearman, Veterans Office Coordinator
Website: http://scs.georgetown.edu/admissions/for-veterans/

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.

Appointments: Students can make appointments at http://writingcenter.georgetown.edu/

Hours and Locations:

SCS Campus, C209

  • Wednesdays, 2:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Main Campus, Lauinger Library, 217A Lauinger

  • Monday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: (no hours)
  • Saturday: (no hours)
  • Sunday: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

SCS online

  • Monday: 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Contact Information: writingcenter.georgetown.edu

SCS Housing and Neighborhood Guide

In an effort to better equip incoming students with information about housing in Washington, D.C., SCS staff have compiled a handy guide to moving to the area.

SCS Housing and Transportation Guide

School of Continuing Studies News and Highlights