Georgetown University English Language CenterAddress: 640 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC20001 (202) 687-8700
Office Hours Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
With a perfect Transit Score of 100, the School is located in one of D.C.'s most accessible neighborhoods. Choose from an array of convenient transportation options for your commute to campus.
All six Metro Rail lines service 640 Massachusetts Ave NW. The Metro Rail stations closest to SCS, in descending order, include:
Gallery Place/Chinatown: Red, Green, and Yellow lines
Mt. Vernon Square/7th St. Convention Center: Green and Yellow lines
Metro Center: Red, Blue, Orange, and Silver lines
Union Station: Red line; also offers access to MARC, Amtrak, and VRE
Metro Bus: Several stops within easy walking distance to campus.
DC Circulator Bus: The Circulator's Georgetown-Union Station route travels between SCS's downtown campus and Georgetown’s Main Campus (pick-up at Wisconsin and Dumbarton) for just $1 each way. The route is offered Monday through Sunday, from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
GUTS Bus: The Georgetown University Law Center GUTS bus travels once per hour between Main Campus and the Law Center. The shuttle is offered Monday through Friday from 7:55 a.m. to 6:35 p.m. The Law Center GUTS bus does not stop at 640 Mass Ave. Georgetown Law is located approximately 6 blocks from SCS. Note: there is no bus from Main Campus between 3:01 and 4:59 p.m.
Additional Transportation Options
A Walk Score of 99—“Walker’s Paradise”—makes it easy to get to and from campus by foot
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Guidance Related to COVID-19
Updated Friday, March 13th, 2020 at 11:54 AM EDT
Georgetown University remains open and dedicated to excellence in providing key services to our community. All in-person courses continue through distance instruction. All staff and faculty who normally work at the 640 Massachusetts Ave NW campus are teleworking and are available virtually.
Please note: If you are applying to our programs and have concerns about your immigration status, please email ELCimmigration@georgetown.edu for assistance.