Kirov Academy Students

The Kirov Academy Program provides opportunities for eligible current 11th and 12th grade students to take one 3-credit theater or dance course per semester from GW and earn undergraduate credit. 

Courses will be taught on site at the Kirov Academy. Students should contact their advisor at the Kirov Academy for course details.


Submit an Application

Submit an application to apply for non-degree status. You will first be prompted to create a username, confirm your email address, then create a password. Once these steps are completed, you will be able to log in and start a new application. On the first page of the application, choose the following in order to apply as a non-degree student (each field must be selected before the following fields options will populate):

  • What type of program are you applying to? Non-Degree
  • School: Summer & Non-Degree Programs
  • Field of Study: General Study
  • Degree: Non-Degree
  • Concentration: Not Applicable
  • Term: Semester that you wish to apply for

The application will then guide you through the rest of the parts until your application is complete. Please review your application before submitting to make sure the information you've given us is complete and accurate.

Application Fee

A non-refundable application fee of $25, payable by check or credit card, is required. If you choose to pay by check you will not be processed for enrollment until the check arrives. References, standardized test scores and transcripts are not required.

Create a GW NetID and GW Email Account

Once your confirmation email arrives use the GW student ID, or GWID, provided to create your GW NetID and GW e-mail account. The NetID is required to access GW systems, and the GW e-mail will be the address to which the GW sends all official communications, including your student e-bill.

Course Registration

Students will receive an additional confirmation email indicating that their course registration is complete.

Electronic Billing

Once you are registered, an electronic bill will be generated. No paper bill will be sent. All bills are due prior to the first day of the semester. The Student Accounts Office can help you understand and pay your bill.

Course tuition and fees can be found on the Kirov Academy website.

Withdrawals & Refunds

Semester tuition charges and fees for authorized withdrawals and changes in schedules will be refunded based upon the University Refund Policy. This includes withdrawals and changes made due to business travel, minor illness or injury and workload increases.

In no case will tuition be reduced or refunded because of absence from classes. Exceptions to the University Refund Policy may be petitioned under the following circumstances:

  1. Medical emergency (hospitalization or major medical condition). Written documentation from a physician will be required (i.e. Date originally seen, diagnosis, prognosis).

  2. Death of a "close family" member. "Close family" is limited to the student's parents; spouse; same-sex domestic partner; children of the student; grandparents and grandchildren of the student. Official written documentation will be required.

  3. A call to military duty. Written documentation will be required.