Other Benefits

Key Bridge with boat house in the distance.

The following benefits are available to all Georgetown faculty and staff:

Capital Bikeshare: Discounted memberships for full-time faculty and staff are available for the first year. Contact the Office of Faculty and Staff Benefits for more details. Learn more here.

Car Sharing: discounts available through Zipcar.

Chaplain to the Staff : In 1995 Georgetown University established the position of Chaplain to the Staff to meet the personal, professional, and spiritual development needs of its employees.

Child Care : Hoya Kids Learning Center, an on-site facility, for children from 18 months old to 5 years old. Separate facility at GU Law Center. Discounts on many community-based centers are also available through Brights Horizon’s Care Advantage program offered through GUAdvantage.

Credit Union : Hoya Federal Credit Union, offers financial products and services to GU faculty, staff, and their families.

Faculty and Staff Assistance Program : assists faculty and staff and their families with professional and personal concerns, provided at no cost to employee, provides short term and crisis counseling, coordinates wellness programs, confidential.

Holidays: Georgetown faculty and staff are provided with 13 paid holidays.

Lactation Room:  Georgetown University provides a clean, comfortable space on Main Campus designated for nursing mothers to pump while they have to be away from their babies due to work or school. The room accommodates up to 5 women at one time and is available for any GU staff, faculty, or student with a valid GUID. On the Medical Center campus, nursing mothers with a valid GUID should go to the Medical Center Human Resources Office located in the Med-Dent Building, Suite SE113 to obtain the door code for entering the Mother’s Room located in the Pre-Clinical Science Building. A similar facility is available on the Georgetown University Law Center campus.

Training and Development: provides individual classes as well as a Professional Management Certificate Program, available to all employees, paid for by the employees’ departments.

Parking/Transportation: on-campus and satellite options available, paid for by pre-tax payroll deduction, price varies according to income level and site, free shuttle service to Wisconsin Avenue, Dupont Circle, Arlington, and Law Center, free motorist assistance, pre-tax SmartBenefits.

PNC Bank: offers on-campus ebranch, ATMs, workplace banking, as well as financial lilteracy programs for faculty and staff at the university.

Wash Cycle Laundry Services: Wash Cycle Laundry is a triple-bottom line company that delivers laundry and dry cleaning by bicycle. Drop-off dry cleaning service for students, staff, and faculty is at the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center. Take your items to the front desk by 5pm Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and have everything returned in 2 days or less. All items are cleaned in a chemical-free process and delivered in a re-usable bag.