Merriweather Hall (Mount Vernon Campus)

2100 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007

Merriweather Hall, an all-female first-year and upperclass student living option on Mount Vernon campus, has a maximum occupancy of 43 students in mainly double bedrooms with adjoined bathrooms.

Fully furnished, each Merriweather room offers students desks, desk chairs, dressers, and twin beds. Merriweather features laundry facilities and a television lounge in the basement of the building. A community kitchen allows students to cook in the residence halls and share their favorite recipes from home. On a nice day, students enjoy catching a lacrosse or soccer game on one of Mount Vernon's many athletic fields.

During the 2017 summer, Merriweather Hall will receive update life safety equipment, including the installation of a sprinkler system in addition to all new furniture.

About 2% of freshmen women will reside in Merriweather Hall.

For the 2019-2020 academic year, Merriweather will be a co-ed residence hall.

Video of Merriweather Hall 2-Person Unit

Building Snapshot:

  • Style: Suite Style
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Gender: Female
  • Number of Floors: Three Residential

Building Features

  • TV lounge
  • Kitchen facilities in the residence hall
  • Laundry facilities in the residence hall
  • MicroFridge in each room
  • Twin XL (80") mattresses in all rooms

Room Size

  • Single Unit w/Private Bathroom (2% of rooms)
  • Single Unit w/Adjoined Bathroom (2% of rooms)
  • 2-Person Unit w/Adjoined Bathroom (86% of rooms)
  • 2-Person Unit with Private Bathroom (9% of rooms)


  • Wireless Internet

Sustainability Features

  • Single stream recycling
  • Low flow water fixture
  • 50%┬ásolar energy power
  • Bike storage