American University

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Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Landon Gallagher - Real Estate Broker

Washington’s transit system is one of the best in the country; AU is four miles outside of the downtown area but students still have access to the subway. The nearest stop is about a mile walk away from campus, which is too far for some (especially in the winter), but many students use it to get back and forth in their commute. Others take one of the several regional buses that stop on campus. But the form of public transportation that students take most often is the shuttle program operated by the school, which runs through the campus and to surrounding areas.

 
 
Apartment Costs

Apartment Costs

Landon Gallagher - Real Estate Broker

AU’s about fifteen minutes outside of downtown Washington DC--great news for student renters. Trying to pay for rent in that part of the city will really stretch a wallet thin. AU students should be looking for apartments close to campus in communities like Forest Hills, Cleveland Park, Wesley Heights, McLean Gardens, and Tenleytown. There isn’t a substantial difference between rental prices in these areas, but students tend to look more towards Tenleytown and the Cleveland Park area because of access to the subway.

 
 

We Have 2,669 American University Apartment Listings


 
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thumbnail 0 - 2 Bed $1,399 - $3,520 4201 Massachusetts Avenue Nw, Washington, DC June 14th
thumbnail 2 - 3 Bed $1,800 - $2,400 0.4 miles from American University June 13th
thumbnail 0 - 3 Bed $1,930 - Call 4100 Massachusetts Avenue Nw, Washington, DC June 14th
thumbnail 1 Bed $2,400 3101 New Mexico Avenue Nw, Washington, DC July 20th
thumbnail 0 - 3 Bed $1,330 - $3,400 4000 Massachusetts Avenue Nw, Washington, DC July 20th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,800 3615 38Th Street, Washington, DC July 21st
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,195 - $1,795 0.62 miles from American University June 13th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,750 4101 Cathedral Avenue Nw, Washington, DC July 21st
thumbnail 0 - 2 Bed $0 - $2,200 3401 38Th Street, Nw, Washington, DC July 21st
thumbnail 2 Bed $2,500 3401 38Th Street Nw, Washington, DC July 20th
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Name Bedrooms Price Range
Studio - Two $1,680 - $3,480
Two $3,400
Studio - Two $1,140 - $3,045
Studio - Two $1,430 - $2,262
One $1,595
Studio - Two $1,375 - $3,350
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