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.

Summer 2021 Update

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the George Washington University will not able to host non-GW groups and individuals for housing in Summer 2021. Should you plan to be in the Washington, D.C. region this summer, we encourage you to explore alternative housing arrangements. Washington Intern Student Housing (WISH) is currently offering long-stay summer housing.

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 8 consecutive weeks and a maxium of 10 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, 2020
  • 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 



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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