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Housing

Questions?

Discover the World of Communication
202-885-2098
audiscover@american.edu

Sarah Menke-Fish
Director

Discover the World of Communication
McKinley Building Rm. 237
Washington, DC 20016
Anderson Hall

When you choose to stay on campus, you receive access to free wireless high speed internet, a state-of-the-art health center, several computing complexes, several food options and other great facilities.

Each person living on campus for the Discover the World of Communication Program will be placed in a two-person room in Anderson Hall, which contains storage units, vanities, closets, beds and desks. Along with the standard furnishings, linens are provided. You may wish to bring an additional towel because the one provided is small. A Discover the World of Communication Resident Assistant will live on the same floor.

Must-haves:

  • Bathroom Amenities (toothbrush,
    toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)
  • Casual Attire
  • Warm Weather Attire
  • Two business casual outfits
  • Walking Shoes
  • Shower Shoes
  • Alarm Clock
  • Umbrella/Rain Gear
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses/Sunscreen
  • Swimsuit/Workout attire
  • Notebook and pen
  • $150 spending money

Optional:

  • Hat
  • Tennis Racquet
  • Laptop/Computer
  • iPod
  • DVDs
  • Musical instrument
    (guitar/ukulele)

NOTE: Students staying on campus must take both a morning and afternoon class. 2017 fees for housing, dining and after hours and weekend activities for students staying on campus are $1,800 (two weeks) and $3,600 (four weeks).