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Participant Information - Housing

Participants are responsible for obtaining their own housing. Below are potential housing options to assist you. You may also check local newspapers such as the Washington Post. There are also apartment locators on the internet.

Short-term Apartments

Located near the CDRH Headquarters office building (9200 Corporate Blvd.):

Oakwood Furnished Apartments -- 9806 Mahogany Drive, Gaithersburg, MD
Homestead Suites -- 2621 Research Blvd., Rockville, MD

More Housing Links

Student Summer Housing

Some of the local universities’ housing offices can provided detailed information and arrange for dormitory housing. Find out when the housing office will be accepting applications, make sure you are near the metro rail service and keep in mind this option may be a little more expensive than renting an apartment.

The following Colleges and Universities offer housing opportunities for students during the summer:

Washington DC Area:

American University Housing Service
4400 Massachusetts Ave, N.W., Washington, DC 20016
On-Campus Housing (202) 885-2599
Off-Campus Housing (202) 885-3370
(Approximately 5 miles from NIH, near Tenleytown Metro Stop, Red Line)

Catholic University of America, Conferences and Summer Programs
Cardinal Station, N.E. (Red Line Metro), Washington, DC 20064
On Campus Housing (202) 319-5277
Off Campus Housing see http://housing.cua.edu/och
(Approximately 10 miles from NIH, Brookland/CUA Metro Stop, Red Line)

Gallaudet University, Office of Summer Programs
800 Florida Ave, N.E., Washington, DC 20002-3695
On-Campus Housing (202) 651-6090
No off campus housing offered
(Approximately 15 miles from NIH, offers shuttle service to Union Station Metro Stop, Red Line)

Georgetown University
Office of Housing and Conference Services
37th & O Streets, N.W., 100 Harbin Hall, Washington, DC 20057
On-Campus Housing (202) 687-4560
Off-Campus Housing (202) 687-7764
(Approximately 10 miles from NIH, 1-1/2 miles from Foggy Bottom Metro Stop, Orange/Blue Line)

George Washington University, Office of Resident Life
2121 Eye Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20052 On-Campus Housing (202) 994-9193 Off-Campus Housing see web-site
(Approximately 8 miles from NIH, near Foggy Bottom Metro Stop, Orange/Blue Line)

Howard University, Office of Residence Life
2401 Fourth Street, N.W. #19, Washington, DC 20059
On-Campus Housing (202) 806-9539
Off-Campus Housing (202) 806-9539
(Approximately 11 miles from NIH, near Shaw-Howard Metro Stop, Green Line)