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Living in Washington DC

From power meetings on K Street's lobby headquarters to the vibrant nightlife of H Street, Washington DC is known as a top US city for young professionals.

Johns Hopkins SAIS students sitting on the front lawn of the Nitze Building

Your Student Experience

Students on the Washington DC campus can access a wealth of resources, including our robust career services, student activities and organizations, publication opportunities, and wellbeing and support services.

Johns Hopkins SAIS students at a career fair

Visit Us

Visiting the Washington DC campus is a great way to meet students, attend a class, and experience the Johns Hopkins SAIS advantage for yourself. We also offer online information sessions for those who are not able to physically visit our campuses.

Johns Hopkins SAIS panel discussion

World-Class Faculty

Our world-class faculty bring real-world experience and expertise to the study of international relations.

Johns Hopkins SAIS students in the school's library

Mason Library

The Mason Library provides students and faculty with full-scale research support and services.

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Non-Degree Programs

Learn about individual courses and opportunities for part-time study on our campus in the heart of Washington DC.

Johns Hopkins SAIS students in front of the US Department of State

Career Services

Through individual coaching, networking events, employer presentations, and more our global team of career professionals will help you navigate your next steps.

Living & Learning in DC

We asked current students what it's like to live and study in DC. Their answers may surprise you.

"DC is a very international city. It's also where a lot of the people I'm interested in working with happen to live." – Stephanie Eyocko, MAIR Student

Explore Our Location

Our Washington DC location is just steps away from organizations that shape the world.

Admissions Events

Oct 20 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Online SAIS Event

Financial Aid and Admissions Q&A

If you’re thinking about ways to fund your graduate studies at Johns Hopkins SAIS, this informal session allows you to ask questions about financing your degree at SAIS. From assistantships...

Oct 21 9:00 am - 10:00 am Online SAIS Event

MAIA Info Session with Academic Director

You are invited to learn about the SAIS Europe Masters of Arts in International Affairs (MAIA) program. This program can either be completed two years in Bologna, Italy,  or in...

Oct 21 10:30 am - 11:30 am Online SAIS Event

PhD Virtual Information Session

The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) Office of Admissions invites you to learn more about the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) by joining an online information session....