GW Inaugural Ball - Monday, January 21, 2013 - Omni Shoreham Hotel

Tuxedo Rental & Salon

Tuxedo Rental

While there are a number of retailers in the Washington, D.C. area that rent tuxedos for special occasions, guests attending the GW Inaugural Ball have the opportunity to receive $50 off all tuxedo rentals from Men's Wearhouse.  All-inclusive discount packages range from $89.99 to $179.99.  For a complete list of options, please visit the Men's Wearhouse website.

Men's Wearhouse staff will be available for on-campus fittings on the following days in the Marvin Center (800 21st Street, NW).  No appointments are necessary for the fittings.

  • Monday, December 10,  Marvin Center room 311, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 11, Marvin Center 413-414, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

If you are unable to attend an on-campus fitting, you may visit Men’s Wearhouse (1024 Connecticut Avenue, NW) by January 4.   Mention that you are attending the GW Inaugural Ball to take advantage of the university’s discount.

Tuxedo Pick-up

Tuxedos rented through Men's Wearhouse will be available for pick-up on Friday, January 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Marvin Center room 301 (800 21st Street, NW). 

You may also pick up your tuxedo directly from the Men’s Wearhouse store through Monday, January 21 (1024 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 202-463-3015).  Please call the store before you arrive.

Tuxedo Drop-off

Men’s Wearhouse will pick-up rented tuxedos on Tuesday, January 22, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Marvin Center room 301 (800 21st Street, NW). 

You may also return rented tuxedos direclty to Men’s Wearhouse (1024 Connecticut Avenue, NW).

Finding a Salon

To find a local salon that accepts payments with a GWorld card, please visit the GWorld website.  There are also a wide variety of salons in Washington, D.C.

For fashion ideas and inspiration, visit the University Event's Pinterest site.