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What Is the Purpose of an Internship?

In today’s competitive job market, gaining real-world experience is more crucial than ever. This is where the question of “What is an internship?” becomes relevant. An internship is a professional learning experience that offers meaningful, practical work related to a student’s field of study or career interest. An internship gives a student the opportunity for […]

Comparing Co-Living Spaces and Traditional Student Housing in DC

Washington, DC, a bustling hub of politics, culture, and education, offers a diverse range of housing options for students. Among the options in Washington, DC’s student housing landscape, co-living spaces and traditional student housing stand out for their unique offerings. In this comprehensive guide, we delve into the differences between co-living spaces and traditional student […]

How to Find Affordable Student Housing in Washington, DC

Washington, DC, is a hub of academic excellence and vibrant culture, attracting thousands of students every year. However, finding affordable student housing in DC can be a daunting task. This guide offers practical tips and highlights the best options — including Thompson-Markward Hall — for student housing in Washington, DC. Understanding the Student Housing Market […]

What Is the Difference Between an Externship and an Internship?

Students and young professionals often require various training opportunities to help them prepare for a particular job or career. Internships and externships are two of the most common options for students to gain practical experience and exposure to a professional field. However, there are some key differences between the two. Let’s explore the difference between an […]

Colleges and Universities in the Washington, DC, Area

The Washington, DC, area is home to some of the most prestigious and renowned colleges and universities in the United States. This region offers a variety of higher education institutions that cater to students with diverse backgrounds and interests. Let’s explore some of the best colleges and universities in Washington, DC: Georgetown University One of […]

How To Promote Professional Growth Throughout the Year

A new year brings 365 days of new goals and challenges, but we often only focus on these at the beginning of the year due to New Year’s resolutions. In fact, only 9% of people end up keeping their resolutions. For many people, professional growth is a key goal. But in order to be successful, you’ll have […]

The Best Areas To Live or Stay in Washington, DC

Whenever you travel or move to a different area, it’s always best to do your research beforehand. This can help you learn about all of the sites, attractions, and best things to do in the area. It can also ensure that you find a safe place to stay in.  In big cities like Washington, DC, […]

How To Make Your Linkedin Work for You

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful tools for networking, searching for jobs, and furthering your career. It’s so useful that over 850 million users have joined the social media platform, and 6 people get hired every minute using it. While most people know how to use LinkedIn, they usually just set up their profile and accept connection […]

Resident Resources

Room and board is due on the first of every month. TMH does not issue payment notices. A $20.00 late fee is charged everyday beginning at 9:00 pm on the 5th day of the month until the room and board payment is received. If you are unable to make your monthly payment for any reason, please speak to management immediately.

Room and board includes the first day of the month until the morning of the last day of the month or until the morning of the day of check-out, whichever day comes first.

In the event that a resident does not stay the entire month, rent will be prorated within the same month. To view the pro-rated fee schedule and a list of other fees—click here: TMH Pro-Rated Fee Schedule 6-1-2022


Each resident is asked to abide by the TMH House Rules and Regulations stipulated here: House Rules and ProceduresRule-packet-Emergency-Procedures-Updated-12-2019. Please read this document to become familiar with TMH policies and procedures such as guest policies, meal times, smoking areas, printer and copier use, Internet and telephone use, damage charges, and much more.

Monday-Friday hours / breakfast 7:00am-9:30am dinner 5:45pm – 8:00pm sat hours / breakfast 8:00 – 11:00am sun hours / brunch 8:00 – 11:00am dinner 5:00pm-7:00pm

Weekly Menu

Commuting: Metro stops within walking distance are Union Station, Capitol South, and Eastern Market. Refillable SMARTRIP cards are available for purchase at all metro stops. For more information on public transportation visit WMATA.

Parking: TMH does not offer parking and street parking is limited. Most areas offer 2 hour parking from 7:00am-8:30pm and unlimited overnight parking without a permit. However, if you do not have a Residential Parking Permit and your car is seen in the area repeatedly within a 30-day period you may be ticketed for not obtaining proper tags.

Union Station is the nearest public parking garage. There is generally a wait list for obtaining a parking space. Click here to visit their website to obtain up-to-date information.

Temporary Parking Permits: DC offers Reciprocity Parking Permits in special situations. Click here to see if you qualify. If you meet the requirements, you can obtain a Proof of Residency form from the front office.

Registering Your Vehicle in DC: If you do not meet the requirements for a temporary parking permit, you may choose to register your vehicle in DC. Click here for specific instructions.

Other Transportation Information:

  • Voting: To become a registered voter in the DC area, visit the Board of Elections & Ethics. Please note that you must unregister from your current voting state in order to register as a voter in DC.
  • DC One Card: DC has a new initiative to incorporate multiple cards into one all-inclusive card. The DCOne Card is a library card, Metro card, and can grant access to Public Parks programs. Click here to register or get more information.
  • DC Plastic Bag Policy: Washington DC’s Skip the Bag, Save the River Initiative requires a $0.05 fee per bag from businesses selling food and alcohol. Be sure to take reusable bags with you to the grocery store to avoid the fee.
  • DC Emergency Alerts: The DC Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Response has an alert system to notify residents of severe weather, police activity, road closures, and school and government closings. Notifications can be received via email or text message and can be specified to neighborhoods or work areas. For text alerts sign up here.
  • DC Metropolitan Police Resources: DC Metro PD offers several resources as well as an anonymous tip line for security concerns. You can find the tip line number as well as other important emergency phone numbers here.