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

Exterior view of AMR I

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; rooms air conditioned with pre-installed window air-conditioner units that remain in year round (covers provided for off-season months).

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.

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

Floor Plans

Virtual Room Renderings

Renderings are provided for room example only, and issued furniture may differ from what is shown as well as may be changed as needed at the University’s discretion. Please also note, room size may vary.

AMR II

Exterior view of AMR II

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; rooms air-conditioned with window air-conditioner units that remain in year-round (covers provided for off-season months).

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.

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

Floor Plans

Virtual Room Renderings

Renderings are provided for room example only, and issued furniture may differ from what is shown as well as may be changed as needed at the University’s discretion. Please also note, room size may vary.

AMR III A & B

Exterior view of AMR III

Location: 3510 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: approx. 200 (total for A & B combined)
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
  • Common kitchens
  • 24/7 Security Guard at the entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

Floor Plans

Virtual Room Renderings

Renderings are provided for room example only, and issued furniture may differ from what is shown as well as may be changed as needed at the University’s discretion. Please also note, room size may vary.

Wolman Hall

Student walking into Wolman Hall

Location: 3339 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: approx. 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; each individual 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
  • Common kitchen
  • Computer lab
  • Conference room – reservation only
  • Movie theater – reservation only
  • Trunk Room on Terrace Level
  • Game room
  • Exercise room
  • Ice and vending machines
  • 24/7 Security Guard in the lobby entrance
  • Meal Plan is Mandatory

Floor Plans

Virtual Room Renderings

Renderings are provided for room example only, and issued furniture may differ from what is shown as well as may be changed as needed at the University’s discretion. Please also note, room size may vary.

Charles Commons

Charles Commons exterior

Location: 3301 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 9 months
Capacity: approx. 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 the 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.

Both buildings within the Commons offer a 9-month contract. All utilities are included and 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
  • Barnes and Noble Booksellers – University Bookstore featuring Starbucks Coffee café.
  • 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

Floorplans

Virtual Room Renderings

Homewood Apartments

Exterior view of Homewood apartments

Location: 3003 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
Contracts Available: 11 months/ 12 months (with approved permission)
Capacity: approx. 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 ends July 31st. A meal plan is optional.

Floorplans

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JHU Secured Housing

Hotel Brexton

Photo of exterior of Hotel Brexton

Location: 868 Park Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Distance from Campus: 2.7 miles

Capacity: approx. 26
Accommodations: Nestled in the arts and cultural district of Mt. Vernon, Hotel Brexton is an urban castle restored to its original grandeur of 1881. Students will reside in single occupancy rooms. All rooms are fully furnished with standard furniture including a bed, desk/chair, and dresser, closet, and reading/lounge chair, a refrigerator, high-speed Wi-Fi, and private bathrooms.

Average room square footage: 300 sq. ft.

The Colonnade

Photo of exterior of The Colonnade

Location: 4 W University Pkwy, Baltimore, MD 21218
Distance from Campus: 0.1 mile

Capacity: approx. 144
Accommodations: Conveniently located on University Parkway adjacent to the Homewood campus. Students at the Colonnade will reside in single occupancy rooms, however, depending on demand, some rooms may be assigned as doubles. Rooms in the Colonnade are fully furnished with standard furniture including a bed, desk/chair, closet, dresser, a sofa, a refrigerator, high-speed Wi-Fi, and private bathrooms. The Colonnade also includes a 24-hour fitness center.

Average room square footage: 360 sq. ft.

Delta Cross Keys

Photo of exterior of Delta Cross Keys

Location: 5100 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD 21210
Distance from Campus: 3.3 miles

Capacity: approx. 205
Accommodations: Tucked away amid 72 wooded acres in the gated community of Cross Keys, Delta Hotels Baltimore North is a tranquil urban retreat. Students will reside in single occupancy rooms; however, depending on demand, some rooms may be assigned as doubles. All rooms are fully furnished with standard furniture including a bed, desk/chair, dresser and closet, a refrigerator, high-speed Wi-Fi, and sleek bathrooms. Delta Cross Keys also includes a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Average room square footage: 413-522 sq. ft.

Woodberry Apartments

Photo of exterior of Woodberry Apartments

Location: 2001 W Cold Spring Ln., Baltimore, MD 21209
Distance from Campus: 2.4 miles

Capacity: approx. 213
Accommodations: Woodberry Apartments is located in the north-central area of Baltimore. Students will reside in single occupancy bedrooms with private bathrooms; apartments shared by no more than 3 students. All rooms are fully furnished with standard furniture including a bed, desk/chair, dresser, closet, a refrigerator, and high-speed Wi-Fi. Woodberry Apartments also includes a 24-hr fitness center.

Average apartment square footage: 729-1042 sq. ft.

2020-2021 Rates

Charge TypeRate
Housing $4,868 per semester
Meal Plan$1,578–$3,532 per semester

Admissions YouTube Channel

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