Somers Hall (Mount Vernon Campus)

2100 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007

Somers Hall, a first-year student coed living option on the Mount Vernon campus, has a maximum occupancy of 246 students in single rooms, double suites with shared bathrooms and double rooms. Somers is the home to students in the Women's Leadership Program and Politic & Values academic residential community.

A limited number of single rooms offer private bathrooms while double rooms share a bathroom with another double room. Somers features a study room on each floor, a community kitchen and laundry facilities. The lower level has a television, DVD player, and a foosball table, making it a great place to relax and catch up with friends.

Somers ideal location in the center of campus makes it easy to check out the annual Octoberfest celebration and to watch a movie screening on the Quad.

Almost 9% of freshmen students live in Somers Hall.

Video of Somers Hall 2-Person Unit

Building Snapshot:

  • Style: Suite Style
  • Year Built: 1945 (renovations and additional rooms completed in 2002)
  • Number of Floors: Three Residential; ground floor level is 2nd Floor

Building Features

  • TV lounge
  • Kitchen facilities in the residence hall
  • Laundry facilities in the residence hall
  • MicroFridge in each room

Room Size

  • Single Unit w/Private Bathroom (2% of rooms)
  • 2-Person Unit with Adjoined Bathroom (95% of rooms)
  • 2-Person Unit with Private Bathroom (3% of rooms)


  • Wireless Internet

Sustainability Features

  • Bike storage
  • Single stream recycling
  • Energy-efficient LED lighting
  • 50% solar energy power
  • Common area motion sensor lights