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Housing & Dining Programs

To apply for intern housing, click here and select "Summer Intern Application".

Welcome to American University

American University (AU) is Washington, D.C.’s most attractive summer housing option, offering competitively priced living accommodations. Located in a beautiful residential area in the northwest corner of the D.C., AU is convenient to all the resources of the city and surrounding suburbs. AU has designed its summer housing operations to accommodate the dynamic summer intern populations of Washington, D.C. from early May through mid-August each year.

Why AU?

High Quality Accommodations

  • Competitively priced housing option in D.C.
  • Cable TV access in rooms and cable TV in lounges (70+ channels)
  • Wireless Internet access across campus
  • A comfortable and secure Washington, D.C. neighborhood
  • Interns housed together to share a common experience

Unique Benefits

  • Fully air conditioned residence halls
  • Fitness center access at no cost

Convenient Location

  • Shuttle service provided from various parts of campus to the Tenleytown-AU Metro stop
  • Easy access to capital area intern sites
  • Close proximity to tourist sites and the national mall