January 22, 2024
Summer Intern Housing 2024 will be available from Sunday, May 12 to Sunday, August 11, 2024. Registration is now open. Limited availability for early arrivals before May 12. Please register online here.
Please check out the FAQs page for more information. Should you have any questions or any special request, please send it to 

The Catholic University of America provides housing to students who are in Washington D.C. for educational purposes such as internships, co-ops, research, and/or educational study.

Located in northeast Washington D.C. (only three miles north of the U.S. Capitol) and served by the Metrorail Red Line at the Brookland/CUA station, Catholic University is a safe and convenient housing choice. Please note that summer intern housing is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. We sell out every summer very quickly, so register early!

Why Stay at The Catholic University of America?

  • Campus Metro stop (Brookland/CUA on Red Line)
  • Secure, card access-only exterior doors
  • On-campus vending machines
  • On-campus restaurant
  • A microwave/refrigerator unit is in each room at no extra charge
  • Included in your room rate is:
    • Free laundry facilities - no quarters needed!
    • Cable access - you just need to bring the TV!
    • Campus-wide wi-fi
    • Full breakfast on weekdays and brunch on weekends except for the month of May when breakfast/brunch may not be available everyday.

Rules and Policies

All interns are required to familiarize yourself with and adhere to the Intern Housing Rules and the University Policies where applicable.

How to Register and Submit Request

Intern housing is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

You will be asked to create an IRIS account before registering or submitting request for intern housing. In order for your reservation to be confirmed, you must pay the amount owed at the end of registration. 

Should you prefer to provide credit card information for payment over the phone, after you filling out the  required information in your IRIS account and reaching the page for online payment, save the page. Then contact our office at 202-319-5291 or 202-319-5200 at a convenient time of yours to pay and get your request confirmed. Your reservation is not confirmed until payment is made.

Click here to register or submit your request online. If you have any questions, please email to cua-summer@cua.edu.

Please check out the Rates page and Intern Housing Rules Agreement 2024 for your information.