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Residential Life Resources

FLOORS 4-9
24-hour lounge
    Flat screen TVs with cable
    HDMI cable with mac adapter
    White board wall with dry-erase markers
    Vacuum

Disposal room
    Trash can
    Recycling can
    Plunger
    Plastic bag holder/dispenser

FLOOR 3
24-hour Reading Room
Water fountains
Public restrooms

FLOOR 2
24-hour lounge
    Guest passes
    Lending library
    DVDs & DVD Player
    Board games
    Sporting goods
    Religious & spiritual items
Staff offices
Water fountain
Public restrooms

FLOOR 1
24-hour security office
24-hour lobby
Convection ovens
Table tennis table
Bike room (in rear)
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
24-hour computer lab
Shopping carts
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
        Irons & ironing boards
        Pots & pans

Local Grocery Stores

Costco (2441 Market St NE)
Giant Supermarket (1400 7th St NW)
Good Fortune Supermarket (6751 Wilson Blvd)
Hana Japanese Market (2004 17th St NW)
Khartoum Grocery & Halal Meat (2116 18th St NW)
Safeway (490 L St NW)
Target (3100 14th St NW)
Trader Joe's (1101 25th St NW)
Trader Joe's (1914 14th St NW)
Walmart (99 H St NW)
Whole Foods (1440 P St NW)

Online Groceries

4P Foods
Blue Apron
Peapod
Plated

Farmers Markets

Tuesdays
Nat'l Geographic Museum (8am-2pm | May-Dec.)
Navy Yard/Southeast DC (10am-2pm | May-Nov.)
City Center
(11am-2pm | May-Oct.)

Wednesdays
Foggy Bottom (3-7pm | Apr.-Nov.)

Thursdays
White House (11am-2pm | Apr.-Nov.)
Penn Quarter
(3-7pm | Apr.-Dec.)

Fridays
National Mall (9am-2pm | May-Oct.)
Woodrow Wilson Plaza (11am-3pm | May-Nov.)

Saturdays
Adams Morgan (8am-1pm | Jun.-Dec.)
Eastern Market (8am-5pm | Year round)
H Street (9am-12pm | Apr.-Dec.)
U Street (9am-1pm | May-Nov.)
Southwest DC (10am-2pm | May-Nov.)

Sundays
Eastern Market (8am-5pm | Year round)
Dupont Circle
(9:30am-1:30pm | Year round)

Household Items

Bed, Bath, & Beyond (709 7th St NW) (3100 14th St NW)
Costco (2441 Market St NE)
Five Below (3100 14th St NW)
Macy's (1201 G St NW)
Marshalls (529 14th St NW)
Target (3100 14th St NW)
TJ Maxx (601 13th St NW)
Walmart (99 H St NW)



Student Life Resources

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

<5 Minutes From NYU Washington, DC
& Pizza (Pizza) (map) - $ - L, S
Au Bon Pain (Soup, sandwiches) (map 1) (map 2) - $
Bolt Burgers (Burgers) (map) - $$
Brasserie Beck (Belgian) (map) - B, S
Brown Bag (American, Sandwiches) (map) - $$
Bunna Ethiopian Cafe (Ethiopian) (map) - $$
Buredo (Asian fusion) (map) - $$
Cafe Phillips (Deli) (map) - $
Chipotle (Mexican) (map) - $ - L, S
Chix (Latin American) (map) - $
City Buffet (Chinese) (map) - $$
Claudia's (Latin American) (map) - $$$ - L, S
Corner Bakery (Bakery, sandwiches) (map)
Cosi (American) (map) - $ - S
Daily 14 (Sandwiches) (map) - $
DC Thai Restaurant (Thai) (map) - $$ - L, S
Domino's (Pizza) (map) - $ - S
Five Guys (Burgers) (map) - $ - L, S
Grill Kabob (Mediterranean) (map) - $$
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) - $$ - L, S
Paul (Coffee & tea, Sandwiches) (map) - $
Peet's Coffee & Tea (Coffee & tea) (map) - $$ - S
Pizza Autentica (Pizza) (map) - $ - L, S
Point Chaud Cafe & Crepes (Creperie) (map) - $ - L, S
Post Pub (American) (map) - $$ - L, S
Potbelly (Sandwiches) (map) - $ - S
Pret A Manger (Sandwiches, coffee & tea) (map) - $
Saxby's Coffee
(Coffee & tea) (map) - $ - S
SKWR Kabobline (Middle Eastern, Afghan) (map) - $ - S
Soho Cafe & Market (American) (map) - $
Subway (Sandwiches) (map 1) (map 2) - $
Starbucks (Coffee & tea) (map 1) (map 2) (map 3) - $ - S
The Grist Mill (Southern) (map) - $$ - L, S
TJ's Gourmet Deli (Sandwiches) (map) - $
Toro Toro (Latin American) (map) - $$$ - L, S
West Wing Cafe (Sandwiches, coffee & tea) (map) - $
Which Wich (Sandwiches) (map) - $
Zentan (Asian fusion) (map) - $$$ - 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
Beard Papa's (Bakery) (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
Momofuku CCDC (Asian Fusion) (map)
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) - $$$
DC9 (map) - $ - 18+ sometimes
Drafthouse Comedy (map) - $ - 18+
Echostage (map) - $$ - 18+ sometimes
GW Lisner Auditorium (map) - $$ - 18+
Hamilton (map) - $$ - 18+
Howard Theatre (map) - $$ - 18+
HR-57 (map) - $
Madam's Organ (map) - $
Rock 'N Roll Hotel (map) - $
Sixth & I (map) - $$ - 18+
Soundcheck (map) - $$ - 18+
U Street Music Hall (map) - $ - 18+

Other 18+ Nightlife
Bus Boys & Poets (map 1, map 2) - $
Eden (map) - $$ - 18+ Wed. & Thu.
Josephine (map) - $$ - 18+ Tue.
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/Newsletters
730DC
Eagerly DC
EU in the US
Events DC
Greg's List
Hashtag NYU - TL;DR
Linktank

Mobile Apps
Blue Apron - Preset groceries and recipes delivery
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
GeoBlue - Health insurance app for NYU students with GeoBlue insurance
Grouper - Dating between groups of friends
Hailo - Taxi app
Hinge - Meet people through mutual friends
iTrans DC - Live DC Metro departure times
Insight Timer - Meditation Timer
Google Maps
Lyft - Request a private driver
Meetup - Meet people based on interests, identities
My CHP - Health insurance app for NYU students with CHP insurance
Open Table - Make restaurant reservations
Shapr - Networking app
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

Podcasts
College Info Geek Podcast
Eliza Starts at 16 - A Teenager in New York City
Tara Brach - Meditation Teachings & Practices
The Daily Meditation

Social Media
Utilize our NYU and DC Social Media Database!


DC 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)
Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity
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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