GW Sponsored Housing

The Aston

The Law School offers first-year law students the exclusive opportunity to live at The Aston, a 117-unit residential house located just six blocks from the law school at 1129 New Hampshire Ave., NW. Each of the one-person-efficiency apartments in the building will be furnished with a bed, a modern kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, oven and dishwasher, a private bathroom, ample closet and drawer space, and wall-to-wall carpeting. All utilities, including electricity, water, cable television, high-speed internet access, and individual phone lines are also included in the building. The Aston also offers nearby access to the University's Health and Wellness Center. Parking is not available. 

Columbia Plaza

The Columbia Plaza Housing Program provides GW Law students assistance in securing an apartment (by serving as a reference and guarantor) in Columbia Plaza, a privately owned, multi-building complex at 2400 Virginia Ave., N.W., adjacent to GW’s Foggy Bottom campus. The complex offers spacious luxury apartments with polished floors, dishwashers, disposals, gas ranges, walk-in closets, a 24-hour service desk, free voice mail service, card entry access, and several shops and restaurants. Apartments are not furnished, but utilities are included in the rent. The building is also wired for digital cable and high-speed Internet access, which may be installed at tenant’s expense. Columbia Plaza also offers nearby access to the Health and Wellness Center. The Program is managed by GW Housing Programs.

For more information on The Aston, Columbia Plaza and other GW housing options, visit GW Housing Programs. Telephone 202.994.2552 ; email

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