Outside of the classroom, you'll be able to take advantage of these opportunities to experience the rich and vibrant culture of Georgetown University and Washington, D.C.
National Monuments and Museum Tours
Visit some of D.C.’s most impressive landmarks, just minutes away from our campus.
Connect with other students who share your interests, such as art, soccer, debate, books, or volunteering.
Sample Mini Workshops
Attend group workshops to learn about new topics and areas of interest while engaging in lively discussion. Past workshop topics have included: Effective Emails, Pronunciation, Student Safety, College Applications, and Project Management.
Guest Speaker Presentations
Learn from academic experts and esteemed faculty during interactive presentations. Past presentation topics have included: Cura Personalis, Startup Innovation, ELC Alumni Roundtable, Personal Branding, Stress Management, Holiday Traditions, and Volunteerism.
D.C. and Georgetown Sports Events
Experience the excitement of American sports, including baseball, American football, soccer, and basketball, as you cheer on the Georgetown Hoyas or one of D.C.’s many professional sports teams.
Performing Arts Events
Attend exciting musical, dance, and dramatic performances at some of D.C.’s finest performing arts venues, such as the Kennedy Center and the National Theatre.
Outdoor and Adventure Activities
Take in the scenery of D.C. on the Potomac River by kayak or boat, or enjoy the many beautiful parks and gardens of the city, such as Rock Creek Park or Dumbarton Oaks.
Check the student calendar for weekly informal social activities for English Language Center students, professors, and conversation partners.
Vibrant Cultural Hub
Explore nearby cities such as New York City or Philadelphia, or travel to the mountains of Virginia or West Virginia to experience a variety of American landscapes and culture.
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