Finding the right housing in a new city can be challenging, but that’s why the Bloomberg School offers you the helpful staff and resources at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions (JHMI) Office of Housing and Residential Life.
JHMI Housing and Residential Life assists faculty, staff and students at the Bloomberg School with many of their off-campus housing needs.
Be sure to visit the JHMI Office of Housing and Residential Life for more information on finding affordable and safe housing in the Baltimore area. They can also help you find a roommate, furniture, hotels and even information on local schools.
All student housing is considered off campus.You can browse the off-campus housing listings directly. The site provides tools to breakdown properties into neighborhoods, pricing and much more. There is also a message board section to post requests for roommates, as well as a section for furniture for sale.
The new 929 Building is the closest housing accommodation to the East Baltimore Medical Campus where the Bloomberg School is located. Studio apartments and one-and two-bedroom units are available. All include premium amenities such as hardwood flooring, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops with access to state of the art technology, exercise facilities, the Johns Hopkins' computer system and a garden rooftop terrace.
- If possible, try to visit Baltimore in advance and view your housing options before you commit to a lease.
- Average student rent in Baltimore is $800-$1200 per month. This may or may not include utilities.
- If you do not plan to bring a car, look for housing that is located on the Johns Hopkins shuttle route or other public transportation.
- If you do bring a car, ask about parking options.
- For your safety, find out what security measures are in place (front door security, door/window locks, alarms, etc.), view crime reports and try to live on a busy street.
- The Bloomberg School does not endorse any of the property owners or companies listed on the off-campus housing site or any other company, product or service by virtue of making this service accessible to the Hopkins community.
- The Bloomberg School does not inspect properties; students are responsible for determining suitable housing.