All retired faculty and staff of Georgetown University are automatically members of the Georgetown University Association of  Retired Faculty & Staff (GUARFS). The annual membership fee (May to May) of $20 enables you to become an active member of the Association. Interested members should send a $20 check for annual dues, payable to GUARFS, to Mary Mahin, the Association Treasurer, at 1006 Moorefield Creek Rd. SW, Vienna, VA 22180.  If you have questions about the dues you can contact Mary at

For information regarding emeritus status, please see III.  Part D. APPOINTMENTS, RANK, AND TENURE, Section 12, “Emeritus Policy,” of the Georgetown University Faculty Handbook.