pre-1L GW Summer Logistics

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SHANbangs
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pre-1L GW Summer Logistics

Postby SHANbangs » Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:33 am

Hey guys,

I'll be attending GW in the fall, so I am wondering what is the best timeline to high tail it to D.C, start housing search (if I am not living on campus), and get oriented with the city? I currently live and work in Toronto. For example, when would be a good date to leave my job?

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Always Credited
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Re: pre-1L GW Summer Logistics

Postby Always Credited » Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:44 am

Most apartments in DC, especially those near schools, open up in either May or August. Since you'll be starting your search from scratch, you're much better off trying to land a lease in May - also, you'll want to hop on that before all the Kongressional Kiddies get here for the summer and start saving the world (and takin yo' leasez).

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Re: pre-1L GW Summer Logistics

Postby ArthurDigbySellers » Mon Mar 28, 2011 12:03 pm

Might find it helpful to also ask here-c/o 2014 thread viewtopic.php?f=7&t=142603

Also, there are current GW students you can PM here viewtopic.php?f=4&t=145400

mi-chan and dood off the top of my head are regulars around here so they would probably respond in a decent time frame.




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