Students said proposed plans to add a dining hall to the Foggy Bottom Campus would help them find a centralized place to eat and socialize.
Mitchell, West and Guthridge halls will house only freshmen throughout the two-year Thurston Hall renovations, officials said.
Nearly every on-campus student, except for Thurston residents, can use their GWorld card to unlock their residence hall rooms.
Students who ride the Metro could see a slight hike in their train fares in the coming years, according to a WMATA proposal.
The Residence Hall Association added pots and pans to community kitchens last year, but students said the supplies are too dirty to use.
Violent crimes on campus have dropped by nearly half in the past three years, according to the 2018 annual safety report.
Students can now attend monthly cooking classes in any freshman residence hall on the Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon campuses.
Lyft users in the District can now use the company’s app to find nearby bike lanes and map out routes, the company announced last week.