Merriweather is a single-sex student residence hall on the Mount Vernon campus at 2100 Foxhall Rd. hosting 43 freshman students. But since there aren't a lot of girls who would choose to live here, GW forces transfer students to live here too.




Merriweather is located on the Mount Vernon campus.

Building and Room StructureEdit

Merriweather consists of 3 floors- including one basement. The entire building is single-sex (female).

Breakdown of available room types:

  • Most students will live in doubles

Amenities and FeaturesEdit

  • Tv lounge/Study area in basement with one table
  • Laundry facilities
  • Community kitchen
  • Room specific: Furnished with desks, desk chairs, dressers and twin beds. Also, comes with microfridge, cable tv capabilities, individual high speed internet and individual phone line per room.


Merriweather was built in 1960.

House StaffEdit

House ThemeEdit

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  • Quiet
  • Safe environment
  • Usually people will eventually move down to Foggy Bottom, so you could end up with your own room
  • Spacious suites, especially corner rooms
  • Full bathrooms
  • Only 3 floors
  • Full kitchen


  • Not Co-ed
  • Being an all female dorm, there are bound to be some bitches who'll steal your things in the kitchen and/or laundry room
  • Located at the bottom of a hill
  • Very thin walls

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