Buildings & Rates

Johns Hopkins University Housing offers a variety of living options so that each student can choose the best options for individual needs and preferences. Explore this section to find the important information you need to choose the best housing option for you.

Residence Halls & Apartments

AMR I (Freshmen)

Location: 3510 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: approx. 196
Accommodations: Traditional double and single rooms along the corridors with hallway bathrooms; non-air conditioned building – For the first part of fall semester, window air conditioners will be installed in student rooms and removed mid-fall semester, and will not be reinstalled for the remainder of the school year.

The Alumni Memorial Residences I and II (AMR I & II) are traditional residence halls. Rooms are single sex, and floors are coed. They are subdivided into houses enabling residents to build friendships, learn basic rules for community life, plan activities, and participate in intramural athletics.

A security officer is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in a guard booth located at the entrance to AMR I. In addition, each AMR building is locked 24 hours a day. All AMR residents use their J-Card to gain entry into their building, and a room key for access to their bedroom. Guests must be escorted and signed in by residents. Each AMR resident has their own individual mailbox for lettered mail in the AMR II Mailroom; larger packages are processed then kept securely until students are able to pick them up in our mailroom. Common rooms and amenities in AMR I are available for use by all residents. Residents can enjoy small lounges located on the first floors of Sylvester and Wilson houses in AMR I. There is a laundry room located on the basement level of AMR I, as well as a common kitchen equipped with a stove, sink, refrigerator, and microwave oven. Pots, pans, utensils, and baking equipment can be signed out for short-term use through the Office of Residential Life. Residents are asked to do a thorough clean-up job after using the kitchen.

AMR I and AMR II are non-air conditioned buildings. When students arrive for the fall semester, window air conditioners will be pre-installed in student rooms, and then will be removed mid-fall semester by maintenance staff. Air conditioner units will not be reinstalled at any point during the remainder of the school year, and personal units are not permitted.

Alumni Memorial Residence (AMR) I

The AMR I common space beyond the main entrance is a center for relaxation, study, and residential programs. The facility is open seven days a week during the academic year and is supervised by a staff of student monitors. The space includes:

A reading room, which is filled with comfortable couches, chairs, and an assortment of tables, is intended for quiet study.

A Multipurpose room (MPR), with movable tables and chairs, accommodates up to 125 people in various setups and can be used for programs and activities. Student organizations that wish to conduct meetings, lectures, or other events in the AMR I Multipurpose room must schedule the space through Scheduling and Event Services.

A television room, featuring a flat-screen TV with stereo sound, couches, and vending machines, is open throughout the day for student use.

Additional AMR I amenities include:

  • Laundry room
  • Common kitchen
  • Common lounge space on first floors of Sylvester and Wilson Houses
  • Vending machines
  • 24/7 Security Guard at the entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

AMR II (Freshmen)

Location: 3510 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: approx. 300
Accommodations: Traditional double and single rooms along the corridors with hallway bathrooms; non-air conditioned building – For the first part of fall semester, window air conditioners will be installed in student rooms and removed mid-fall semester, and will not be reinstalled for the remainder of the school year.

The Alumni Memorial Residences I and II (AMR I & II) are traditional residence halls. Rooms are single sex, and floors are coed. They are subdivided into houses, enabling residents to build friendships, learn basic rules for community life, plan activities, and participate in intramural athletics.

A security officer is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in a guard booth located at the entrance to AMR II. In addition, each AMR building is locked 24 hours a day. All AMR residents use their J-Card to gain entry into their building, and a room key for access to their bedroom. Guests must be escorted and signed in by residents. Each AMR resident has their own individual mailbox for lettered mail in the AMR II Mailroom; larger packages are processed then kept securely until students are able to pick them up in our mailroom. Common rooms and amenities in AMR II are available for use by all residents. There are two laundry rooms located in the basement of AMR II, as well as a common kitchen equipped with a stove, sink, refrigerator, and microwave oven. Pots, pans, utensils, and baking equipment can be signed out for short-term use through the Office of Residential Life. Residents are asked to do a thorough clean-up job after using the kitchen.

AMR I and AMR II are non-air conditioned buildings. When students arrive for the fall semester, window air conditioners will be pre-installed in student rooms, and then will be removed mid-fall semester by maintenance staff. Air conditioner units will not be reinstalled at any point during the remainder of the school year, and personal units are not permitted.

Alumni Memorial Residence (AMR) II

In addition to the Office of Residential Life, the AMR II Housing Office, mailroom, and Blue Jay Lounge, AMR II also includes:

  • A social lounge, equipped with a pool table, ping-pong table, foosball table, and flat-screen TV with cable is open daily, and student monitors are available to sign out recreational equipment after 6 pm daily.
  • A group study room
  • 3 music rooms, each containing a piano –  Keys for these rooms can be signed out from the AMR II Housing Office or the AMR I student monitor
  • Ice and vending machines
  • Change machine
  • Print station
  • Trunk Storage Room
  • Bike Storage Room
  • 2 laundry rooms
  • Common kitchen
  • 24/7 Security Guard at the entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

AMR III A & B (Freshmen)

Location: 3510 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: 200
Accommodations: Suite-style living comprised of two bedrooms (with each bedroom being single, double, or triple occupancy), that share a bathroom; climate-controlled buildings

AMR III A and B are suite-style buildings that house approximately 100 students per building. Suites are single sex, and floors are coed.

A security officer is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in a guard booth located at the entrance to AMR III A and B. In addition, each AMR building is locked 24 hours a day. Access for residents is via their J-Card to the building, and a room key to their suite and/or room. Guests must be escorted and signed in by residents. There is a laundry room on the lower first floor level of both AMR III A and AMR III B, as well as a common kitchen equipped with a stove, sink, refrigerator, and microwave oven. Pots, pans, utensils, and baking equipment can be signed out for short-term use through the Office of Residential Life. Residents are asked to do a thorough clean-up job after using the kitchen.

  • TV lounges with vending (in entryways of each building)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Social Lounge/Game Room (AMR III B only)
  • Study Room (AMR III B only)
  • Vending machines
  • 24/7 Security Guard at the entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

Wolman Hall (Freshmen)

Student walking into Wolman Hall

Location: 3339 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: 474
Accommodations: Suites comprised of two or three bedrooms (with each bedroom being single, double, or triple occupancy), that share a bathroom and kitchenette; air conditioned building

In Wolman Hall, there are six floors with 2 wings each; one wing houses approximately 40 residents. The suites are single sex and the wings are coed. This comfortable and lively residential environment provides freshmen students with an opportunity for both academic and social development.

The suites are equipped with a small kitchenette which has a compact refrigerator, sink, and two stovetop burners. Residents in each wing share a common lounge equipped with comfortable chairs, couches, and a flat-screen TV with VCR/DVD combo. The Wolman Hall Mailroom is conveniently located on the terrace level. A security officer is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the main lobby. Guests must sign in and be escorted into the building by a resident host.

  • Laundry facility
  • Computer lab
  • Conference room – reservation only
  • Movie theater – reservation only
  • Game room
  • Exercise room
  • Ice and vending machines
  • 24/7 Security Guard in the lobby entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

McCoy Hall (Freshmen & Sophomores)

Front of McCoy Hall

Location: 3339 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: 510
Accommodations: Suites comprised of two or three bedrooms (with each bedroom being single, double, or triple occupancy), that share a bathroom and kitchenette; air conditioned building

McCoy Hall sits directly across the street from Wolman Hall and the layout is similar to that of Wolman. A security office is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the main lobby. Guests must sign in and be escorted into the building by a resident host.

  • Office of Residential Life on the first floor
  • A common space on the terrace level
  • A music practice room
  • A bike room with limited storage space (for Wolman and McCoy residents only)
  • A reservable multipurpose room (MPR)
  • A social lounge
  • The student radio station
  • Trunk rooms are located on each floor for the use of McCoy’s residents only
  • A lounge on each floor provides the Residential Life staff and floor residents space where social activities and study breaks can occur
  • The second floor programming space is an exercise room. On the other floors, students will find a group study room.
  • Residents in each wing share a common lounge equipped with comfortable chairs, couches, and a color TV and VCR/DVD.
  • 24/7 Security Guard in the lobby entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

 

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Charles Commons (Sophomores & Upperclassmen)

Charles Commons exterior

Location: 3301 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months/ 11 months
Capacity: 600+
Accommodations: Two and four person suites, all single rooms; air conditioned building

Charles Commons, completed in the Fall of 2006, is comprised of two buildings connected by a glass bridge and offers the widest variety of amenities in campus housing. Designed to be a hub of student life, just over 600 residents enjoy suite style living within fully furnished two or four person units

Every resident has their own private room and shares a kitchenette with their suitemates. All four person and most two person suites also include a furnished living room. Within two person suites, residents share one bathroom and within four person suites residents share two bathrooms in the unit. Each two person suite is equipped with a small kitchenette which has a compact refrigerator, sink, and two stovetop burners. Four person suites have the same amenities with the bonus of a full sized rather than compact refrigerator.

Residents in each wing share a common lounge equipped with comfortable chairs, couches, and a color TV with cable. A security officer is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on the third floor bridge between the two buildings. All residents must pass through security turnstiles in order to access the residential floors of the buildings. Guests must sign in and be escorted into the building by a resident host. The Charles Common’s mailroom is conveniently located just inside the entrance of the Charles Building.

Charles Commons also features its own dining facility which offers a variety of food options. Outfitted with comfortable seating, a two-sided fireplace, and a small performance stage it is our premier dining facility.

The two buildings within the Commons offer different contract terms. The Charles Building has an 11 month contract term, while the St. Paul Building offers a 9 month contract. All utilities are included, Charles Commons residents are required to have a meal plan.

Additional Features

  • Cable ready and internet accessible rooms
  • A game room featuring a ping-pong table, and Wii game consoles
  • A fitness room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Meeting spaces, reservable for programs and activities sponsored by student groups
  • A computer cluster with computers and printers
  • A trunk room on the Terrace level for storage of empty luggage or trunks.
  • Barnes and Noble Booksellers – University Bookstore featuring Starbucks Coffee cafe.
  • A faculty member and a graduate assistant in residence
  • Charles Commons Mailroom
  • A community kitchen
  • Group study lounge and private study rooms
  • Music Rooms
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

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Rogers House (Sophomores & Upperclassmen)

Exterior view of Rogers House

Location: 3506 Greenway, Baltimore MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 month contracts that closedown only for Winter Break
Capacity: 21
Accommodations: Doubles and Singles; residents participate in the Healthy Living at Hopkins Experience

Rogers House accommodates 20 students and one staff member. There are 12 singles and 4 double rooms. Each floor has 4-6 rooms, a large common lounge, kitchen, and flat screen TV. The house has optional dining plans. Rogers House residents are participants in the Healthy Living at Hopkins Experience, in which Residential Life implements a healthy, balanced, and substance free lifestyle.

 

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Bradford (Sophomores & Upperclassmen)

Location: 3301 St. Paul St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 11 months/ 12 months (with approved permission)
Capacity: 148
Accommodations: Efficiencies, One, Two, Three, and Four bedroom apartments; air conditioned building

Bradford is located in Charles Village, just a block and a half east of campus. Students can choose from efficiencies, one, two, three or four bedroom apartments. Each apartment comes equipped with a full kitchen (includes fridge and oven), and individually-controlled heating and air conditioning.

These furnished accommodations provide security for students with a 24-hour security card access system, guest access through a telephone system, an ability to see their guest through their computer monitor and a security guard assigned to the front lobby of the building.

Bradford also has Ethernet access, wall-to-wall carpeting, and is cable ready. The building has nine stories with laundry facilities on the terrace level and lounges on the first floor.

Bradford offers 11 month contracts, running from September 1 – July 31. This allows students to remain through Thanksgiving, winter intersession, spring break and into the summer. Meal plans are optional.

Lounges are located on the first floor of the building.

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Homewood (Sophomores & Upperclassmen)

Location: 3003 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 11 months/ 12 months (with approved permission)
Capacity: 220
Accommodations: Efficiencies, One, Two, Three, and Four bedroom apartments; air conditioned building

Situated in the heart of Charles Village, the Homewood, our largest apartment building, accommodates the housing needs of 220 residents and offers the convenience of specialty shops and ideally located office space. Each apartment comes equipped with a full kitchen (includes fridge and oven), individually controlled heating and air conditioning, wall-to-wall carpeting, pre-wiring for cable TV and other appliances. Further amenities include both wireless and Ethernet connections and a security guard stationed in the main lobby 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. A 24-hour security card access system, conference/lounge and fitness rooms, and a laundry facility add to the building’s appeal.

This state of the art building is open year round including Thanksgiving, winter intersession and spring break. The 11 month contracts for Homewood start September 1st and end July 31st. A meal plan is optional.

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Rates

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