November 2007

Discounts Just a GWorld Card Away


GW employees can save on everything from pizza to clothes to car rentals. Here’s a roundup of some of the discounts available to GW faculty and staff with a GWorld card.

AT&T Wireless
Receive 5 percent off of services and 30 percent off of equipment, along with other special offers. To shop for new equipment/plans or to apply the discount to a current plan, go to and enter your GW e-mail address.

Club Quarters Hotels
Club Quarters, a private full-service hotel chain, offers discounted rates as low as $56 a night for faculty, staff, alumni, family, and friends. Club Quarters hotels are located in a variety of metropolitan areas, including New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. For more information or to make a reservation, visit or call (212) 575-0006. To make a reservation, provide the GW password: “colonials.”

Large one-topping pizza for $7.99 at the 2029 K Street, NW, location. Use your GWorld card to obtain discount.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Corporate discount rate when renting a car in Washington, D.C., Maryland, or Virginia. Discount varies depending on season. Use your GWorld card to obtain discount.

GW Bookstore
Receive 10 percent off on textbooks, gifts, general books, clothing, and supplies with your GWorld card.

GW Dining
Receive a 10 percent discount on all food purchased from J Street, District Market, Ames Dining Room, and Java City when paying with your GWorld card. For a listing of food vendors offered in J Street, visit

Receive a 30 percent discount for copying orders at the Kinko’s in the Marvin Center and at 2020 K Street. Use your GWorld card to obtain discount.

La Prima Catering
Receive a 10 percent discount at the restaurant’s 2000 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, location. Use GWorld card to obtain discount.

Travel Program
The GW Alumni Travel Program is now open to faculty and staff. Destinations in 2008 include Peru, South Africa, Holland, Italy, China, and France. The Office of Alumni Relations is offering a $100 discount on these and other destinations. For more information, visit, call (202) 994-6435, or e-mail

Verizon Wireless
For personal phones only, receive 15 percent of the monthly access fee on qualifying voice plans with a monthly access fee of $34.99 or higher, and discounted pricing on phones with free phones available. To register and shop, visit For questions, contact Kevin Leaptrot, business sales representative, at (703) 919-1300 or e-mail

Zipcar Transportation
Discounted annual membership of $25. To join, visit


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