Living in Baltimore
Baltimore is full of fun places, affordable housing, innovative research, free events, and Hopkins Discounts. You can find general guides below, as well as specific areas of interest.
Information about living in and exploring Baltimore
Baltimore housing resources & neighborhoods
Like any city, Baltimore has pockets of "good areas" and "not-so-good areas." LiveBaltimore lists and describes various neighborhoods.
Visit this website to search for off-campus housing and roommates who also work for Hopkins.
Many grad students and postdocs live in apartments or rowhouses, either south of the School of Medicine campus in Fells Point, Canton, or the Inner Harbor, or around Charles Village near the Homewood Campus. The neighborhoods highlighted below are those most frequented by fellows and students at JHMI. Please note that this is not an extensive list of Baltimore neighborhoods! Instead, we have tried to highlight ones with free or inexpensive transportation between campuses.
Hopkins’ students and postdocs live primarily in the following Baltimore City neighborhoods:
Additional housing resources:
Temporary Housing: If you're looking for short-term housing (e.g., a week or month), the below locations offer this option, though many other options exist.
Hopkins postdocs are primarily located at the three main campuses: