Living in D.C.

Neighborhood in D.C.

At American University, Washington, DC is your campus and your home. With its vibrant communities and eclectic neighborhoods, D.C. is an exciting city for young adults. These guides will help you learn to navigate off-campus life in the nation's capital.

Learn more about budgeting, living with your roommates, and participating in your community by looking through the related links.

Off-Campus Living Insights

American University students living off campus answered questions about where they live and how they found it.

Survey Results (PDF)