Master’s Accelerator Housing

Master’s Accelerator students at American University can choose where they live in the Washington, DC area. You can pick from a variety of safe, comfortable, and affordable residences surrounding American University. One suggestion for Master’s Accelerator students is The Berkshire, an apartment community just a short walk from campus.

About The Berkshire

The Berkshire apartment community is only a ten-minute walk from American University and close to public transportation. You can choose from a set of apartment styles, which include a variety of luxurious amenities.

Option C

Off-Campus Double at the Berkshire (one bedroom)
A one-bedroom apartment for two students. Includes two twin beds, plus a living room and kitchen.

One Semester Two Semesters Three Semesters
$8,103 USD $17,309 USD $23,446 USD

SAMPLE FLOOR PLAN

Off campus housing floor plan. One bedroom with a bathroom, living room, kitchen, dining room and closet.

AMENITIES

Your room includes:

  • Full-size bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes dresser

Your apartment includes:

  • Air conditioning, heat, electricity, water
  • High-speed wireless Internet
  • Kitchen with dishwasher

Your building includes:

  • Community lounge area
  • In-building fitness center, gaming room, small grocery, laundry
  • 24-hour staff support

Option D

Off-Campus Double at the Berkshire (two bedroom)
A two-bedroom apartment for four students. Includes four twin beds, plus a living room and kitchen.

One Semester Two Semesters Three Semesters
$7,091 USD $14,697 USD $19,768 USD

SAMPLE FLOOR PLAN

Off campus housing floor plan. One bedroom with a bathroom, living room, kitchen, dining room and closet.

AMENITIES

Your room includes:

  • Full-size bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes dresser

Your apartment includes:

  • Air conditioning, heat, electricity, water
  • High-speed wireless Internet
  • Kitchen with dishwasher

Your building includes:

  • Community lounge area
  • In-building fitness center, gaming room, small grocery, laundry
  • 24-hour staff support

How To Apply

To apply for MAP student housing at the Berkshire, or to request additional information, please send an email to our Student Services Director, Jawee Perla.

Want to find your own off-campus housing?

If you’d like to live closer to downtown Washington, DC or the Capitol Hill area, you can contact the following student housing providers:
WISH Student Housing
Off-Campus Housing Resources