Individual Guests & Interns

Let The George Washington University be your host as you take full advantage of your summer in the Nation’s Capital.  We offer guests the highest level of convenience with our downtown location, making it easy to get to and from your office, classroom, or that once in a lifetime D.C. experience. Our various housing options offer amenities and living styles for every need all while being fully immersed in one of the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods.

Our Summer 2017 Season Dates

Housing reservation are booked by week, with a 7-week minimum, between Sunday May 28, 2017 and Saturday, August 12, 2017.  

Due to the University's housing calendar, there is no opportunity to honor housing requests for individual guests before May 28th or after August 12th. 

Individual Guest Eligibility & Requirements

Space for individual guests is at a premium and rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis for a minimum of 7 consecutive weeks.

  • To be eligible for summer housing guests must be participating in a structured internship or employment/volunteer position in the Washington, DC. area and/or take summer course(s) at GW
  • All summer guests must be 18 years of age by May 1, 2017
  • GW does not provide housing to tourists or transient visitors.  All individual guests must be engaged in some educationally-oriented activity in order to reside in our residence halls during the summer months
  • GW reserves the right to verify that you meet these requirements 

Summer 2017 Arrival & Departure Dates for Individuals 

Individual reservations must be a minimum of 7 and a maximum of 11 consecutive weeks.  Check-in and Check-out only occurs on the following days during the Summer season. 

Individual Arrival Days   Individual Departure Days
May 28, 2017
June 4, 2017
June 11, 2017
June 18, 2017
June 25, 2017
  July 15, 2017
July 22, 2017
July 29, 2017
August 5, 2017
August 12, 2017


DC Resources

DC Metro

Foggy Bottom is served by the Orange, Blue, and Silver Metro Lines and over 13 Metro Bus Routes. 

DC Rider for Iphone

The authoritative D.C. Metro app, from The Washington Post, for train arrival times for each station.

DC Rider for Android

The authoritative D.C. Metro app, from The Washington Post, for train arrival times for each station.

WP Going Out Guide

D.C area events, nightlife, and dining curated by the Washington Post. A great source of what to do and where to go each week.

Capital Bikeshare

The bicycle sharing system that serves the DC area. Single tip, daily passes, and 30-day memberships available.

National Mall & Memorial Parks

Just minutes from campus, explore some of the nations most iconic monuments and historic sites.


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