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Summer Intern Housing - Before Check-in

Questions?

Housing & Dining Programs
202-885-3370
Fax: 202-885-1154
housing@american.edu
Anderson Hall, Room 130

Main Office Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm; Sat-Sun: Closed;

One Card Office Mon-Thu: 9:00 am-5:00 pm; Fri: 11:30 am-5:00 pm; Sat: 11:00 am-3:00 pm*; Sun: Closed; *Open on Saturday during academic year only, minus University holidays

Christopher Moody
Assistant Vice President for Housing & Dining Programs

Housing & Dining Programs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8101

Before Check-In

Check-In and Check-Out Information

Interns may check in at the front desk of their assigned part of campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week, beginning and ending on the above dates and times. Our front desk staff will register you and give you your room keys, mailbox keys, and parking pass (if needed). Unfortunately, we cannot allow early check-ins or late check-outs.

What to Bring/What Not to Bring

We encourage you to keep in mind that you will only be in Washington DC for a very short time and that your stay here will likely keep you very busy. When packing for your internship and your room, we recommend the following items as a beginning packing list:

  • Laptop or Computer
  • Bed linens, blankets & pillows
  • Towels/Bathroom Linens
  • Clothing & Shoes
  • Toiletries & Shower Caddy
  • Umbrella/Poncho
  • Bathrobe
  • Television/VCR/DVD player
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Mini-refrigerator

Your safety is important. Due to the hazards associated with their use, the following appliances may not be present in residence hall rooms:

  • Personal air conditioners
  • Grills (including George Foreman grills)
  • Halogen lamps
  • Immersion coals
  • Oil,kerosene, and gas lamps
  • Open-coiled appliances
  • Steam vaporizers
  • Waterbeds
  • Microwaves
  • Any appliance attached to multiple extension cords

These appliances may only be used in designated cooking areas or kitchens:

  • Coffee makers
  • Electrical appliances with heating elements
  • Hot pots
  • Popcorn poppers
  • Rice cookers
  • Toasters/Toaster ovens