The Office of Risk Management and Insurance (Risk Management) manages risk associated with teaching, research and support operations.

Our staff work to identify and analyze three key risk exposures:


Liability for bodily injury and property damage



Physical damage to the university’s property



Liability for causing others to suffer financial loss



Medical Faculty Associates building

GW Risk Management and the MFA

The George Washington University Office of Risk Management has recently assumed all Risk Management responsibilities for the MFA. Additional details will be provided soon.

exterior of a residence hall

Student Renters Insurance

If a GW students' personal property is stolen or damaged in their residence hall room, it can cost them a lot of money, time and frustration to replace. With this in mind, the university recommends that students insure their personal property.