The Catholic University of America

Welcome to Intern Housing at Catholic U!

The Catholic University of America (CUA) provides summer housing to individuals 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, CUA is a safe and convenient housing choice.

Why Stay at CUA?

  • Dedicated campus Metro stop (Brookland/CUA on Red Line)
  • Secure, card access-only exterior doors
  • On campus convenience store
  • Included in your room rate is:
    • Laundry facilities - no quarters needed!
    • Cable access - you just need to bring the tv.
    • Campus-wide wi-fi


Please review and familiarize yourself with the summer intern housing policies, which can be found here.

To Register:

Follow this link. This will take you to a landing page that will require the creation of an Iris account (you may also log in using various social media accounts).  Iris is simply the platform for the registration page and your log in information will only be used for this application.

CUA Students:
For more information about summer housing for CUA students, follow this link.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Events and Conference Services at 202-319-5291 or