Somers Hall (Mount Vernon Campus)

Somers 2-Person Room

Building Address
2100 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007

Building Staff

  • Somers Hall is managed by one full-time professional Community Coordinator

Building Snapshot

  • Year Built: 1945, renovated in 2002
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Number of Floors: Four residential floors 
  • Room Types:
    • Two (2) person unit with adjoined bathrooms: 88%
    • Two (2) person unit with private bathroom: 9%
    • Single unit with private bathroom: 3%

Building Features

  • Full community lounge located on the basement of the building
  • Study lounge on every floor of the building
  • Community kitchens located on the 2nd floor of the building
  • Community laundry facilities located in the basement of the building 
  • Mail services offered through West Hall
  • Outdoor bike racks located by entrance of the buildung 
  • GWIT provided color printer located in Ames Hall and Eckles Library 
  • Somers Hall is located next door to Higher Grounds Café

Room Features

  • All rooms come furnished with a Twin XL bed, Twin XL bed frame, desk, desk chair, microfridge, and 2 dressers for each resident. 
  • Each room has a private bathroom that is shared between residents living in the room. 
  • The room temperature can be controlled via the digital thermometer in the room. Please do not block the vents with any furniture items.


  • Wireless Internet is available throughout the building. 
  • XFinity On Campus (XOC) is provided to all students on campus, and can be accessed from your computer, smart phone, tablet, and Roku media player. 

Sustainability Features

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

To see more of Somers Hall, check out our Instagram page (@HomeatGW) and look for Somers Hall under Highlights!