Arrival & Departure for Individuals

Residence Hall Entrance

We look forward to welcoming you to campus for the summer and hope that the following information will help you plan for a smooth and stress-free stay with us.

Please check the Traveling to Campus page for directions on getting to campus from Reagan National Airport, Dulles International Airport, Baltimore Thurgood Marshall Airport, Union Station, and by car. 


Visitor Parking Garage

Hourly visitor parking is avaibale in the Science and Engineering Hall 24/7.  The parking garage itself is located on H St between 22nd and 23rd streets.  You can use the following address for Fulbright Hall which is directly next to the garage entrance to guide you to the correct street and block. 

  • Address directly next to garage entrance: 2223 H St NW, Washington, DC 20052
  • Street Parking: Limited street parking is available at metered spots. Please be sure to obey all D.C. Residential Parking Permit and Zone regulations.

2018 Arrival Dates & Details

May 27 Arrival

Sunday May 27, 2018

Check-in is operated through a central location.  Please keep in mind that this may not be the building in which you are living. Please plan your transportation and luggage needs accordingly.

  • 12:00pm-6:00pm: Science & Engineering Hall, 800 22nd St. NW, Washington DC 20052
  • 7:00pm-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Early check-in is not available

To Prepare for Your Check-In

  • All individuals must have paid their balance in full by the Friday prior to their arrival 
  • Review your housing bill and assure your summer license agreement is signed
  • You will need to present valid photo identification
  • Keys and Access Cards will only be distributed to the resident holding the reservation
  • Lear more about getting to campus from DCA, IAD, BWI, and Union Station

Traffic Advisory

Rolling Thunder bikes will leave the Pentagon at 12:00 noon and travel around the Mall to West Potomac Park. Expect rolling road closures including:

  • Memorial Bridge
  • Constitution Avenue
  • Independence Avenue

You can view the roads impacted by rolling thunder here.


Metro Advisory

None at this time

June 3 Arrival

Sunday June 3, 2018

Check-in is operated through a central location.  Please keep in mind that this may not be the building in which you are living. Please plan your transportation and luggage needs accordingly.

  • Individual Interns: 12:00pm-6:00pm: Science & Engineering Hall, 800 22nd St. NW, Washington DC 20052
  • Individual Interns: 7:00pm-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Members of an organized Group or Conference: 12:00-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Please check your email for specific instructions for your arrival
  • Early check-in is not available

To Prepare for Your Check-In

  • All individuals must have paid their balance in full by the Friday prior to their arrival 
  • Review your housing bill and assure your summer license agreement is signed
  • You will need to present valid photo identification
  • Keys and Access Cards will only be distributed to the resident holding the reservation

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro  Advisory

  • Travel from DCA National Airport - Blue and Yellow Lines, weekend shutdown from Pentagon City to National Airport until 2:00pm for full scale emergency exercise
  • Travel from Union Station - Red Line, single tracking Farragut North to Union Station, expect delays
  • Learn more at https://www.wmata.com/service/status/

June 10 Arrival

Sunday June 10, 2018

Check-in is operated through a central location.  Please keep in mind that this may not be the building in which you are living. Please plan your transportation and luggage needs accordingly.

  • 12:00pm-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Please check your email for specific instructions for your arrival
  • Early check-in is not available

To Prepare for Your Check-In

  • All individuals must have paid their balance in full by the Friday prior to their arrival 
  • Review your housing bill and assure your summer license agreement is signed
  • You will need to present valid photo identification
  • Keys and Access Cards will only be distributed to the resident holding the reservation

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Advisory

June 17 Arrival

Sunday June 17, 2018

Check-in is operated through a central location.  Please keep in mind that this may not be the building in which you are living. Please plan your transportation and luggage needs accordingly.

  • 3:00pm-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Early check-in is not available

To Prepare for Your Check-In

  • All individuals must have paid their balance in full by the Friday prior to their arrival 
  • Keys and Access Cards will only be distributed to the resident holding the reservation
  • Review your housing bill and assure your summer license agreement is signed
  • You will need to present valid photo identification

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Advisory 

  • Travel from National and Dulles Airports - Blue, Orange, Silver Lines - Weekend single tracking from Foggy Bottom to Arlington Cemetery (DCA) & Clarendon (IAD), expect delays 
  • Travel from Union Station - Red Line, single tracking Judiciary Square to Union Station, expect delays
  • Learn more at https://www.wmata.com/service/status/

June 24 Arrival

Sunday June 24, 2018

Check-in is operated through a central location.  Please keep in mind that this may not be the building in which you are living. Please plan your transportation and luggage needs accordingly.

  • 3:00pm-11:00pm: Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H St NW, Washington 20052
  • Early check-in is not available

To Prepare for Your Check-In

  • All individuals must have paid their balance in full by the Friday prior to their arrival 
  • Review your housing bill and assure your summer license agreement is signed
  • You will need to present valid photo identification
  • Keys and Access Cards will only be distributed to the resident holding the reservation

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Advisory

  • Travel from National and Dulles Airports - Blue, Orange, Silver Lines - Weekend single tracking from Foggy Bottom to Arlington Cemetery (DCA) & Clarendon (IAD), expect delays 
  • Learn more at https://www.wmata.com/service/status/

2018 Departure Dates & Details

July 14 Departure

Saturday July 14, 2018

Prior to check-out day you will receive a key envelope to your room.  Complete the envelope including your name and room number and place your key and access card in the envelope to expedite the check out process. 

  • 8:30am-11:00am, Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H Street, NW
  • Schedule your check-out between 11:00pm and 8:30am: Schedule Your After Hours Check Out
  • Rooms must be cleaned to the point where they can be broom swept at check out, any rooms requiring additional cleaning will incur a fine to all residents of that room.
  • A charge of $150 will be applied to your account for lost keys and $50 for lost access cards
  • Once you check-out you will not have access to your building or room, please plan your travel and luggage needs accordingly

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Advisory

None at this time

July 21 Departure

Saturday July 21, 2018

Prior to check-out day you will receive a key envelope to your room.  Complete the envelope including your name and room number and place your key and access card in the envelope to expedite the check out process. 

  • 8:30am-11:00am, Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H Street, NW
  • Schedule your check-out between 11:00pm and 8:30am: Schedule Your After Hours Check Out
  • Rooms must be cleaned to the point where they can be broom swept at check out, any rooms requiring additional cleaning will incur a fine to all residents of that room.
  • A charge of $150 will be applied to your account for lost keys and $50 for lost access cards
  • Once you check-out you will not have access to your building or room, please plan your travel and luggage needs accordingly

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Adivsory

None at this time

July 28 Departure

Saturday July 28, 2018

Prior to check-out day you will receive a key envelope to your room.  Complete the envelope including your name and room number and place your key and access card in the envelope to expedite the check out process. 

  • 8:30am-11:00am, Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H Street, NW
  • Schedule your check-out between 11:00pm and 8:30am: Schedule Your After Hours Check Out
  • Rooms must be cleaned to the point where they can be broom swept at check out, any rooms requiring additional cleaning will incur a fine to all residents of that room.
  • A charge of $150 will be applied to your account for lost keys and $50 for lost access cards
  • Once you check-out you will not have access to your building or room, please plan your travel and luggage needs accordingly

Traffic Advisory

Mitchell Hall Guests: 19th Street between E St and F St will be closed on Saturday, July 28 from 8:00am-4:00pm due to construction work and equipment.  Please plan your move-out, travel, and pickup accordingly. 


Metro Advisory

None at this time

August 4 Departure

Saturday August 4, 2018

Prior to check-out day you will receive a key envelope to your room.  Complete the envelope including your name and room number and place your key and access card in the envelope to expedite the check out process. 

  • 8:30am-11:00am, Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H Street, NW
  • Schedule your check-out between 11:00pm and 8:30am: Schedule Your After Hours Check Out
  • Rooms must be cleaned to the point where they can be broom swept at check out, any rooms requiring additional cleaning will incur a fine to all residents of that room.
  • A charge of $150 will be applied to your account for lost keys and $50 for lost access cards
  • Once you check-out you will not have access to your building or room, please plan your travel and luggage needs accordingly

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Adivsory

None at this time

August 11 Departure

Saturday August 11, 2018

Prior to check-out day you will receive a key envelope to your room.  Complete the envelope including your name and room number and place your key and access card in the envelope to expedite the check out process.

  • 8:30am-11:00am, Amsterdam Hall, 2350 H Street, NW
  • Schedule your check-out between 11:00pm and 8:30am: Schedule Your After Hours Check Out
  • Rooms must be cleaned to the point where they can be broom swept at check out, any rooms requiring additional cleaning will incur a fine to all residents of that room.
  • A charge of $150 will be applied to your account for lost keys and $50 for lost access cards
  • Once you check-out you will not have access to your building or room, please plan your travel and luggage needs accordingly

Traffic Advisory

None at this time


Metro Adivsory

  • Weekend Service Travel to Union Station and National Airport DCA: Blue Line - No service from Foggy Bottom to DCA. Orange, Silver Lines - No service at Farragut West, McPherson Square, shuttle buses available
  • Weekday Service: Blue Line - No service from Foggy Bottom to DCA. Orange and Silver Lines -Single tracking from McPherson Square to Smithsonian, 50-80% service reduction
  • Blue, Orange, Silver Lines - Capacity will be extremely limited. Use other modes of transportation. Only take Metro if you have no other option.
  • Learn more at https://www.wmata.com/service/status/

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.

AlertDC

Get traffic conditions, government closures, public safety incidents and severe weather alerts to your devices.