Raise High Option: Individuals & Interns

The Raise High Option: Individuals & Interns

The Raise High Option contains residence halls and are what most consider a typical college residence hall room.  While these options come with the least amount of personal amenities they are also some of the most economical spaces available. Raise High rooms do not have individual kitchens but are equipped with a mini-fridge and microwave.

Raise High rooms include:

  • Furnished with a bed, mattress, dresser, desk, chair, and wardrobe or closet
  • Common floor bathrooms or private in-suite bathrooms
  • A microwave and mini-refrigerator
  • Air conditioning
  • Building or community kitchens

2022 Raise High Option Rates

The Summer 2022 housing rate/cost for the Raise High Option is $315 per week per person, with a minimum of 8 weeks of stay.

Rates do not include the 14.95% District of Columbia Gross Sales Tax. Review the qualifications to see if you can be considered for tax exemption.

Raise High Option Buildings

start your tour Madison 2 person

start your tour Madison Hall 4 person

start your tour Madison 6 person

Address:

  • 736 22nd Street, NW

Room Types (approximate):

  • 60% 2-person unit with private bath
  • 21% 6-person unit with private bath
  • 18% 4-person unit with private bath

Kitchen:

  • Community kitchen facilities on floors 2-8
  • Microfridge and microwave in each unit 

Laundry:

  • Laundry facilities in building – coin operated for summer

Technology (per room/apartment):

  • Individual High Speed Internet

Madison is in the center of campus across the street from Gelman Library, Starbucks, and the GW Deli and is within a block of the Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro Station. The traditional rooms are sleeping areas with an in-suite bathroom. Community kitchens are located in the building. 
 

Address:

  • 514 19th Street NW

Room Types (approximate):

  • 90% single person unit with common/communal bathroom
  • 10% single person unit with adjoined bathroom

Kitchen:

  • Community kitchen facilities per floor
  • Microfridge and microwave in each unit 

Laundry:

  • Laundry facilities in building – coin operated for summer

Technology (per room/apartment):

  • Individual High Speed Internet

Mitchell Hall offers guests the privacy of single bedroom units with common bathrooms on each floor.  The building features community kitchens and a rooftop terrace with views of the District. Conveniently, Mitchell Hall has a 7-Eleven on the ground floor and is almost equidistant between the Foggy Bottom-GWU and the Farragut West Metro Stations.
 

tour potomac hall 2-person adjoined bath

Address:

  • 2021 F Street, NW

Room Types (approximate):

  • 90% 1-person units with adjoined bath (normally a 2-person unit)
  • 10% 1-person units with private bath (normally a 2-person unit)

Kitchen:

  • Community kitchen on lower level
  • Microfridge and microwave in each unit 

Laundry:

  • Laundry facilities in building – coin operated for summer

Technology (per room/apartment):

  • Individual High Speed Internet

Potomac provides the community of adjoined units with the privacy of two-person rooms.  The jack-and-Jill style requires genders to be booked in blocks of four to create a single sex bathroom environment.  The community kitchen and multiple lounges and multipurpose spaces make small gatherings or meetings in the building quick and easy.
 

Important Note

In Summer 2022, all long-stay guests will have their own private bedroom and guests with private bathrooms will share a bathroom with a maximum of one other person. For example:

  • Traditionally studio 2-person rooms will be single person units in Summer 2022
  • Traditionally Two-bedroom 4-person rooms will be 2-person person units in Summer 2022

All photos and tours of rooms reflect pre-2022 room occupancies.