Tech Commons

Tech Commons is a centralized, convenient location to for GW students, staff and faculty to receive in-person assistance from knowledgeable staff with technology needs.

Support Provided

GW Accounts

NetIDGWidGWeb Information SystemBlackboard accounts

Network & Connectivity
GWirelessGWiredGWconnecteduroamCable television (provided in conjunction with RCN)

Hardware Support

Dell/Alienware hardware support, Apple warranty hardware support (including iPad, Apple TV and Beats by Dre)


Anti-virus installationMalware removal/cleaning, Safe practice education

Software Support

Windows and Apple operating systems, Enterprise and commercial applications

Backup & Storage

Google Drive and Microsoft OneDriveBackup consultation

Mobile Device Support

Mobile device setup and troubleshooting


Receive information on and Skillport


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Academic Year Support Hours

Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sunday, 2 - 8 p.m.

Tech Commons Location

Gelman Library, Lower Level
2130 H St NW, Suite B03
Washington, DC 20052

Map Depicting Location of Gelman Library