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Georgetown Law Closed: Wednesday, March 21

The Law Center is closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, due to inclement weather. All activities and services, including scheduled events (student organization meetings and events, CLE, and conferences), are canceled. On-site classes will not be held in person and will be held according to the faculty member’s instructional continuity plan. All administrative offices are closed. The food services operation, fitness center and Early Learning Center are closed. The library is closed. It is expected that only designated emergency employees will come to the Law Center to fulfill their responsibilities. All others -- including students, staff, faculty, and visitors -- are expected not come to the Law Center, which will not be staffed to support anything other than essential life safety and snow/ice clearing functions.

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The Law Center is most easily accessible by Metro. Take the Red Line to Union Station and exit onto Massachusetts Avenue NW. Turn right on Massachusetts Avenue NW and walk three blocks to the corner of Massachusetts Avenue and 2nd Street NW. Turn left on 2nd Street NW. To reach the Gewirz Student Center, continue past McDonough Hall to the Tower Green. The Gewirz Student Center is the tall building facing onto the Tower Green.

You may also take the Metro to Judiciary Square and walk two blocks on E Street NW to 2nd Street NW. After making a left on 2nd Street NW, the Gewirz Student Center will be on your right facing onto the Tower Green. 

For more information regarding the Metro system, visit

Commuter Train

Two suburban rail lines arrive and depart from Union Station, which is two blocks from the Law Center. These can serve as an alternative to the Metro or driving. The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) can be contacted at 1-800-743-3873 or on the web at The Maryland Rail Commuter (MARC Train) can be reached at 1-800-325-7245 or on the web at


Due to limited amount of parking, we cannot provide parking for programs held at the Law Center. Disabled persons may make arrangements to park at the Law Center by calling (202) 662-9890. For full day programs, we encourage attendees to take the Metro or a taxi to the program. If you do drive, there are several public parking garages close to the Law Center.

Union Station Parking Garage

50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 898-1950
24 hours | $22.00/day

MarcParc Parking Garage

601 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 789-4000
7:00 am – 7:00 pm | $16.00/day

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