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How the Application Process Works.
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Application Processing, Availability and Payment Options
It’s free to apply! Fill out an application and take the first step to DC. It only takes a few minutes, and you’ll receive a response within 1 business day.
Upon application approval, WISH will reserve your housing placement once the following payments have been received:
- Refundable Security Deposit of $200($400 for Luxury Condos)
- Non-Refundable Processing Fee of $300
Housing Placement and address are confirmed within 1 business day once the refundable security deposit and non-refundable processing fee have been received.
Balance Due Prior to Check-In: Total housing fees due for the semester are payable 30 days prior to the start of the semester. In special cases, payment plans can be arranged. Please contact the WISH office about this option, if necessary. There is a promissory note fee of $50 for a payment plan option.
Total housing fees due for the semester are payable 30 days prior to the start of the semester. In special cases where payment plans are in place, you will work with the WISH team to schedule your payments. 50% of rental payment.
FORMS OF PAYMENT: WISH accepts personal check, cashier’s check, money order, bank wire and credit or debit through PayPal.
USING PAYPAL FOR YOUR DEPOSIT:
- You can pay your $500 ($300 processing fee and $200 refundable deposit) or $700 ($300 processing fee and $400 luxury deposit) via Paypal to secure your reservation.
- You will find the PayPal link to the payment page in your application acceptance email.
- This deposit secures your space so that we do not offer it to any other applicants.
- Submit your deposit and processing fee via PayPal HERE to secure your reservation.
Returned Checks: There is a $25 service fee for all returned checks.
Cancellations: All housing cancellations must be made in writing or via email to WISH. In the event of cancellation, WISH will attempt to re-rent your assigned space so that you can receive the maximum refund.
WISH makes every effort to provide your 1st or 2nd choice of space. Roommate pairs are strongly encouraged to submit their applications at the same time to ensure pairing. APPLY NOW! Availablitiy is limited.
Call the WISH office at 202.548.2720 if you have any questions.
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