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Office of Off-Campus Housing and Community Engagement


The Office of Off-Campus Housing

and Community Engagement is located at:

2401 Fourth Street NW
Tubman Quadrangle - Lower level
Washington, DC 20059

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Dr. Valarie Turner, Director

Questions and concerns should be forwarded to:
Phone (202) 806-9216


Off Campus Housing Registration

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Click here: Off Campus Housing Website Information & Instructions

To All Landlords:

If you would like to submit your property to be listed in the future please register.

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Please Read carefully:

Howard University or the Office of Off Campus Housing and Community Engagement is not responsible for any problems or circumstances that may arise when renting properties located in the referral listing. We do not screen the property or landlord; therefore, it is your responsibility to inquire accordingly.


Incident Reporting Protocol

To report an on-campus incident, please contact the Howard University Department of Public Safety at (202) 806-1100.

To report an off-campus crime related incident, please call Metropolitan Police Department at 911.

To report an off-campus non-immediate response incident, please do one of the following:

  1. During business hours, please call 202-806-9216.
  2. Or complete this Community Concern Form
  3. Or call 202-806-9213 and leave a voicemail message with the date, time, location, and specific nature of the incident. Please remember to include your name and contact number so that we can follow up with you.