Short-Stay Groups

2-person residence hall room

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.

The George Washington University provides convenient and affordable housing for Short-term stay groups on the Mount Vernon Campus for reservations between 3-20 consecutive nights.

The Mount Vernon Campus

The Mount Vernon Campus is host to short-stay summer groups and provides a traditional campus experience, while still offering access to everything the Nation’s Capital has to offer. The campus is spread over 25 acres in the wooded Foxhall neighborhood in Northwest Washington, D.C. It  includes six residence halls, over 50,000 square feet of meeting and event space, a traditional dining hall, and reservable outdoor athletic facilities.

The Mount Vernon Campus is surrounded by embassies, diplomatic residences, and residential homes, with the Kreeger Museum of Art located just down the street. A short 10 to 15 minute shuttle ride through the historic Georgetown and Foxhall neighborhoods connects Foggy Bottom and the Mount Vernon Campus to create one seamless GW experience.

Campus Highlights:

  • Traditional campus atmosphere provides a retreat/conference center experience  
  • Integrated event support and coordination through our one-touch Summer & Conference Housing staff
  • Exclusive offering of single occupancy bedrooms, offering a greater level of privacy for participants
  • Ample meeting and event spaces that can be reserved as part of your Summer & Conference Housing contract
  • A short 10 to 15 minute shuttle ride connects the Mount Vernon Campus with downtown Washington DC
  • Traditional line service for breakfast, lunch and dinner meals are available in any combination
  • Special catering options, packages and themes are available
  • Close proximity to embassies, diplomatic residences and residential homes

Virtual Campus Tour

Take Mount Vernon Campus Virtual Tour