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Washington, D.C. 20052

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Statement on Student Death

April 01, 2014

The George Washington University is deeply saddened to report that a female student was found deceased in her West Hall residence hall room early this morning on our Mount Vernon Campus. The George Washington University Police Department (GWPD) found the deceased student at around 8 a.m. this morning. There is no indication that her death was a result of a criminal act.  One parent of the deceased has been notified and the university is currently working to notify the other parent.