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Residential Life Resources

FLOORS 4-9
24-hour lounge
    Flat screen TVs with cable
    HDMI cables with mac adapters
    White board walls with dry-erase markers

Disposal rooms
    Trash cans
    Recycling cans
    Plungers
    Plastic bag holders/dispensers

FLOOR 3
24-hour Reading Room
Convection ovens
Water fountains
Public restrooms

FLOOR 2
24-hour lounge
    Guest passes
    Lending library
    DVDs & DVD Player
    Board games
        Apples to Apples
        Backgammon
        Checkers
        Chess
        Cranium
        Dominos
        Jenga
        Mancala
        Monopoly
        Scrabble
        Twister
    Sporting goods
        Bases
        Frisbees
        Kickballs
        Lawn darts/bocce ball
        Nerf vortex football
        Rubber ball & baseball bat
        Soccer ball
    Religious & spiritual items
        Astrology book
        Battery-powered candles
        Buddhist prayer beads
        Buddhist statue
        Devotional book
        Head scarves
        Hindu prayer book
        Holy Bible
        Meditation pillows
        Prayer rugs
        Qur'an
        Rosary beads
        Singing bowl
        Yamakas
        Yoga mats
Staff offices
Water fountain
Public restrooms

FLOOR 1
24-hour security office
24-hour lobby
Table tennis table
Bike room (in rear)
    Shopping carts
Water fountains
Public restrooms
Hand-sanitizing station

FLOOR B1
24-hour foyer
Classrooms
Seminar room
Abramson Auditorium
Water fountain
Public restrooms
Hand-sanitizing station

FLOOR B2
24-hour nook
Classrooms
Water fountain
Public restrooms
Hand-sanitizing station

FLOOR B3
Facility office
24-hour computer lab
24-hour mail room
Water fountain
Public restrooms
Hand-sanitizing station
24-hour laundry room
Resource Room
    Hours
        Sunday: 6-8pm
        Monday: 8-10pm
        Tuesday: 8-10pm
        Wednesday: 8-10pm
        Thursday: 8-10pm
        Friday: 6-8pm
        Saturday: Closed
    Pick up Packages
    Items Available For Use
        Toilet paper
        Trash & recycling bags
        Luggage scale
    Items Available for Checkout
        Broom, mop, & Swiffer
        Swiffer Wet Wipes
        Vacuum cleaners
        Shopping carts
        Irons & ironing boards


Student Life Resources

B = Brunch option
L = Late night option (Open past 9pm several days)
S = Open Sundays

<5 Minutes Walking Distance
& Pizza (Pizza) (map) - $ - L, S
Au Bon Pain (Soup, sandwiches) (map 1) (map 2) - $
Bolt Burgers (Burgers) (map) - $$
Brasserie Beck (Belgian) (map) - B, S
Brown Bag (American, Sandwiches) (map) - $$
Cafe Phillips (Deli) (map) - $
Chix (Latin American) (map) - $
City Buffet (Chinese) (map) - $$
Corner Bakery (Bakery, sandwiches) (map)
Cosi (American) (map) - $ - S
Daily 14 (Sandwiches) (map)
Domino's (Pizza) (map) - $ - S
Five Guys (Burgers) (map) - $ - L, S
Grill Kabob (Medterranean) (map) - $$
Jimmy John's (Sandwiches) (map) - $ - S
Juice Joint Cafe (Juice bar, cafe) (map) - $
Lincoln (Gastropub) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
Maddy's Taproom (American) (map) - $$ - L, S
Mayur Kabab House (Indian, Pakistani) (map) - $$ - L, S
Mio (Latin American) (map) - $$$ - L, S
Peet's Coffee & Tea (Coffee & tea) (map) - $$ - S
Pizza Autentica (Pizza) (map) - $ - L, S
Point Chaud Cafe & Crepes (Creperie) (map) - $ - L, S
Post Pub (American) (map) - $$ - L, S
Potbelly (Sandwiches) (map) - $ - S
Pret A Manger (Sandwiches, coffee & tea) (map) - $
Saxby's Coffee
(Coffee & tea) (map) - $ - S
Soho Cafe & Market (American) (map) - $
Subway (Sandwiches) (map 1) (map 2) - $
Starbucks (Coffee & tea) (map 1) (map 2) (map 3) - $ - S
TJ's Gourmet Deli (Sandwiches) (map) - $
West Wing Cafe (Sandwiches, coffee & tea) (map) - $
Which Wich (Sandwiches) (map) - $
Zentan (Asian fusion) (map) - $$$ - L, S
Zoup (Soup, sandwiches, salad) (map) - $

DC Essentials
Amsterdam Falafelshop (Falafel) (map) - $ - L, S
Art and Soul (American) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Baked & Wired (Bakery, coffee & tea) (map) - $$ - S
Ben's Chili Bowl (American) (map) - $ - L, S
Bus Boys & Poets (American) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - B, L, S
Birch & Barley (American) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Commissary (American) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
Cuba Libre (Cuban) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
Daikaya (Ramen) (map) - $$ - L, S
District Commons (American) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
District of Pi (Pizza) (map) - $$ - L, S
District Taco (Mexican) (map) - $ - L, S
El Centro (Mexican) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
Estadio (Spanish) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Florida Ave Grill (Soul Food) (map) - $$ - B, S
Founding Farmers (American) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
Georgetown Cupcake (Bakery) (map) - $$ - S
Good Stuff Eatery (American) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - L, S
Graffiato (Italian) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Hank's Oyster Bar (Seafood) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - L, S
Jaleo (Spanish) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Julia's Empanadas (Latin American) (map 1) (map 2) - $ - L
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe (Cafe) (map) - $$ - L, S
Le Diplomate (French) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Market Lunch (American) (map) - $ - B, S
Matchbox Pizza (Pizza) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - L, S
National Portrait Gallery Courtyard Cafe (Cafe) (map) - $ - S
Oohs and Aahhs (Soul food) (map) - $$ - L, S
Pearl Dive Oyster Palace (Seafood) (map) - $$$ - B, L, S
Penn Social (American) (map) - $$ - L, S
POV Terrace (Lounge) (map) - $$$ - L, S
Royal Thai (Thai) (map) - $$ - L, S
Shake Shack (Burgers) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - L, S
Teakwood (Thai) (map) - $$ - L, S
Ted's Bulletin (American) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - B, L, S
Thai X-ing (Thai) (map 1) (map 2) - $$$ - L, S
The Hamilton (American) (map) - $$ - B, L, S
The Pig (American) (map) - $$ - L, S
Tryst (Coffee & tea) (map 1) (map 2) - $$ - L, S
We, the Pizza (Pizza) (map) - $ - L
Zaytinya (Greek) (map) - $$$ - L, S

Venues
9:30 Club (map) - $$ - 18+
Black Cat (map) - $ - 18+
Blues Alley (map) - $$
Constitution Hall (map) - $$$
DC9 (map) - $ - 18+ sometimes
GW Lisner Auditorium (map) - $$
Hamilton (map) - $$ - 18+
Howard Theatre (map) - $$ - 18+
HR-57 (map) - $
Madam's Organ (map) - $
Rock 'N Roll Hotel (map) - $
Sixth & I (map) - $$
U Street Music Hall (map) - $ - 18+

Other 18+ Nightlife
Bus Boys & Poets (map 1, map 2) - $
Echostage (map) - $$ - 18+ sometimes
Eden (map) - $$ - 18+ Wed. & Thu.
Josephine (map) - $$ - 18+ Tue.
Lima (map) - $$ - 18+ Thu.
Midtown (map) - $$
Town Danceboutique (map) - $ - 18+ Fri. - LGBT friendly
Tryst (map) - $
Ultrabar (map) - $$ - 18+ Thu., Fri., & Sat.
Velvet Lounge (map) - $ - 18+ sometimes
Verizon Center (map) - $$

Blogs
Capital Grapevine
EU in the US
Events DC
Greg's List
Linktank

Mobile Apps
DC Metro and Bus - Rail and bus predictions
DC Metro Map
DC Next Bus - Locate DC buses and stops
Explore DC - DC sights and events
Food Truck Fiesta - Locate DC food trucks ($0.99)
Grouper - Dating between groups of friends
Hailo - Taxi app
Hinge - Meet new people through mutual friends
iTrans DC - Live DC Metro departure times
Google Maps
Meetup - Meet with others based on shared interests
NYU Guide - NYU Washington, DC
Open Table - Make restaurant reservations
Spotcyle - DC Capital Bikeshare app
SpotHero - DC parking app
Uber - Request a private driver
Urbanspoon - Find food and dining options
Weave - Network with local professionals
Yelp

Social Media
Utilize our NYU and DC Social Media Database!


Identity-Based Resources

Adas Israel Congregation (2850 Quebec St NW)
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community
American University Hillel Kay Spiritual Center (4400 Massachusetts Ave NW)
Bet Mishpachah (1529 16th St NW)
Cafe Divan (Halal) (1834 Wisconsin Ave NW)
Calvary Baptist Church (755 8th St NW)
Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle (1725 Rhode Island Ave NW)
Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good (1612 K St NW)
Char Bar (Kosher) (1253 20th St NW)
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (5460 Western Ave)
DC Jewish Community Center (1529 16th St NW)
First Baptist Church (1328 16th St NW)
Greater New Hope Baptist Church (816 8th St NW)
Halal Kabob House (2120 18th St NW)
Holy Rosary Church (595 3rd St NW)
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (1315 8th St NW)
Islamic Mosque and Cultural Center (2551 Massachusetts Ave NW)
Kesher Israel Congregation (2801 N St NW)
Loeb's NY Deli (Kosher) (1712 I St NW)
Mama Ayeshas Restaurant (Halal) (1967 Calvert St NW)
Mayur Kabab House (Halal) (1108 K St NW)
Moby Dick House of Kabob (Halal) (1300 Connecticut Ave NW)
Nando's Peri-Peri (Halal) (819 7th St NW)
National Cathedral (3101 Wisconsin Ave NW)
National City Christian Church (5 Thomas Circle NW)
New Dynasty Chinese Restaurant (Halal) (2020 P St NW)
New York Ave Presbyterian Church (1313 New York Ave NW)
Sacrificial Lamb Kabob's and Wraps (Halal) (1704 R St NW)
Scientology Washington, DC (1424 16th St NW)
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue (600 I St NW)
St. Patrick's Catholic Church (619 10th St NW)
St. Stephen Martyr Church (2436 Pennsylvania Ave NW)
Vajrayogini Buddhist Center (1787 Columbia Rd NW)
Washington, DC Buddhist Cultural Center (3417 Massachusetts Ave NW)

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