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Washington DC

Students walking in DC

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.

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.

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 aren't able to physically visit our campuses.

World-Class Faculty

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

Mason Library

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

Non-Degree Programs

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

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, MA Student

Explore Our Location

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

Campus Events

Sep 23 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Off Campus SAIS Event

Hopkins-Nanjing Center Visit to Connecticut College

Learn how you can earn your master's degree or a one-year graduate certificate in Nanjing, China. The Hopkins-Nanjing Center, an educational collaboration between Nanjing University and the Johns Hopkins University...

Sep 23 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Off Campus SAIS Event

Virginia Tech Graduate & Professional School Fair

The 2019 Virginia Tech Graduate and Professional School fair will be on Monday, September 23, 2019, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. The event will be hosted at Squires Student...

Sep 23 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Off Campus SAIS Event

Idealist Graduate Fair: Washington, DC

Want to change the world? There's a degree for that.

Representatives from SAIS will be available to speak with prospective students at the Washington DC Idealist Fair to answer questions about...