Your home away from home, off-campus or in the residence halls.

Young women setting up their residence hall room.

Whether you live in a residence hall or off-campus housing, Howard University has a network to support you.

Through the Office of Residence Life, you'll have Resident Assistants (RAs) and Graduate Resident Assistants (GAs) in your residence halls to answer your concerns and lead programming.

The Office of Off-Campus Housing and Community Engagement supports students who live off-campus, from tips on looking for apartments to advice about being a good community member.

Fall 2020 Move-In

To ensure the safety of our new and continuing students, the Fall 2020 move-in will have extra safety precautions in place.

Find out what you need to bring and when you're move-in time is scheduled.


See move-in details.
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Living in the "DMV"

Our home is in the middle of one of the most powerful hubs of influence in government, health, technology, economies, the arts, and more.

Whether you stay in DC, Maryland, or Virginia, you're never far from extraordinary culture and convenience.

Make the most out of living in the nation's capital

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