University Statement Regarding the Death of a Student

September 20, 2014

The George Washington University is deeply saddened to report that it received notice from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) that a GW undergraduate School of Business student was pronounced dead Friday morning at a local hospital. Initial reports indicate the male, third-year student was found in an off-campus apartment. The student resided off-campus. The student’s parents have been notified and staff of the GW Division of Student Affairs is offering support to them and reaching out directly to those students most affected by this devastating loss to offer support. Out of respect for the privacy of the family, the university is not releasing the name of the student. MPD is investigating the death. No additional details are available at this time.