202-546-3255 | 235 Second St NE, Washington DC 20002

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Summer Fun on the Hill

As a Thompson-Markward Hall resident, you’re in one of the district’s most celebrated neighborhoods with a mix of ages, demographics, backgrounds, and ethnicities.

Filled with patriotic institutions and world-renowned museums and exhibitions, Capitol Hill is full of shops, activities, and dining options, making it a vibrant art and cultural mecca. It’s even home to stunning green spaces—including 59 parks—providing many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors.

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Empowering Women Through Community

3 Ways to Build a Network of Support in the Workplace Throughout history, women have been a pillar of strength, who have always inherently understood the power of networking and support. In every culture and for every social issue,

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5 Top Tips for Job Hunting in DC

If you’re hoping to land a job in DC, the nation’s capital offers several career paths, including some in Washington’s power corridors. As is the case nationwide, the coronavirus pandemic has affected some job seekers’ prospects in D.C.

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Our Story

Few residence halls boast a history that stretches back to 1833, one that is punctuated by a Congressional charter – as well as an appearance by Eleanor Roosevelt. Ours Does.

Room and Board

Tuck into one of our rooms, each fully furnished and with either a view overlooking 2nd Sweet or our private garden, and make it yours.


Curious about what to bring? If parking is available – or if you’ll have a key to the front door? Maybe you have a question about our dining hall.

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