District House

2121 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052

District House, which opened for the 2016 Fall semester, is located between 21st, 22nd, H and I Streets, N.W.. It is conveniently located near the Marvin Center and Gelman Library. It is home to 850 upperclass student, residing in 2-person or 4-person units or Affinity Housing units. District House is home to numerous student meeting and study areas, a dance studio, and multiple dining areas.

Building Snapshot

  • Year Built: 2016
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Number of Floors: 12 Residential Floors, two basement levels of student meeting & retail space

Building Features

  • Apartment style
  • Lounge
  • Dining facilities/restaurants (opening later this year)
  • Laundry facilities in the building
  • Kitchen facilities in each apartment/affinity unit
  • Private bathroom in each unit
  • Twin XL (80") mattresses in all rooms

Room Size

  • Studio, 2-Person Units (48% of rooms)
  • Two Bedroom, 4-Person Units (22% of rooms)
  • 2-Person Unit with Adjoined Bathroom in Affinity Unit (29% of rooms)


  • Wireless Internet

Sustainability Features

  • Green roof project
  • Refillable water bottle station
  • Bike storage
  • E-Cycling drop off tower
  • Single stream recycling
  • 50% solar energy power
  • LEED Gold Certification