Daniell Heights Construction Update

On May 12, 2017 at 5pm, all residents in apartments 1912, 1913, 1914 as well as apartments 2110 and 2112 will move to different apartments. Buildings 1912, 1213, 1914, 2110, and 2112 will begin renovations on May 13, 2017.

With this move, the renovation project in Daniell Heights will begin to move to upper Daniell Heights. We hope you are as excited as we are about the improvements that are ongoing.


Creative Suite 155 is Hiring

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Do you have a passion for technology and design? Do you want to increase and showcase your skill-set? How about working on state-of-the-art equipment to gain the most relevant professional development you can? Then you are the exact person we are looking to hire over at Creative Suite 155.

 

Creative Suite 155 is a 100% student operated internal marketing department located here at Michigan Tech. Run under Housing and Residential Life, it allows students from ALL degree areas to come together with one main goal in mind, showcase their talent through actual client work.
Please attend ONE of the two required info sessions for more information:

 

Wednesday, March 29, 6-7pm in Wadsworth Hall 155

or

Thursday, March 30, 5:30-6:30pm in Wadsworth Hall 155

 

Pre-register for the Info Sessions Here for a chance to win a $50 Bookstore/University Images gift card: housing.mtu.edu/cs155


Residence Hall Move Out

All residence hall students who live in Wadsworth Hall, McNair Hall, Douglass Houghton Hall, Hillside Place, and the Honors House are scheduled to move out by Saturday, April 29 at noon.

If you need to depart a day or two late for any reason, you will need to complete a late departure request online.  The online late departure request form is available starting on April 1.  http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/forms-requests/

Graduating students (Wadsworth, Douglass Houghton, Hillside, Honors House) are permitted to leave one day late on Sunday, April 30 at noon without a late departure fee. Graduating students should still complete the late departure form to ensure building access. All other late departing students will be charged $20 per person per day for each day of late departure. *All residents of McNair MUST leave on Saturday, April 29 due to construction on Sunday.

Please contact Housing, 153 Wadsworth Hall, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm if you need additional assistance.


Summer Housing

Will you be taking summer school classes at Michigan Tech?  Summer school students can live in Wadsworth Hall for track A, track B, or for the full summer.  All summer school students will live in the same house together.  You can request to be in a double occupancy room with a roommate, or you can request to have the room as a single.  An unlimited meal plan is included, but there are no dining dollars or guest meal passes in the summer.

The cost for track A or track B for a double occupancy room with a roommate is $1764 per session.  The cost for track A or track B for a single occupancy room is $2044 per session.  Full rates are posted online:  http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/rates/

Beginning on April 1, summer school housing applications can be completed at Housing, 153 Wadsworth Hall, Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.  A copy of the summer school housing application is available online:  http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/contracts/


Spring Break 2017

Spring Break is coming.  Before you go, please take a few minutes to read important Spring Break details posted online: www.housing.mtu.edu/break

Please move your car out of the residential parking lots and in to commuter lot 26 no later than Sunday, March 5.  Vehicles can be returned to normally assigned lots on Sunday, March 12. Cars that are not moved can be ticketed and towed.  Please contact Transportation Services in the Administration Building if you have parking questions.

The last meal will be complete on Friday, March 3 at 6pm in Wadsworth Dining Hall.  Wadsworth will serve dinner on Sunday, March 12.  All dining halls will resume normal service on Monday, March 13.

If you will be staying with us for the whole break, leaving late, or returning early, please register online using the ‘request to stay for the break’ google form.  There is no fee to stay for the break.  You can find the ‘request to stay for the break’ form online on the Housing website:   http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/forms-requests/

Please keep your Husky Card with you at all times.  You will need this to enter your building during the break.

If you need assistance, contact Housing and Residential Life during the day (Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm) at 153 Wadsworth Hall, housing@mtu.edu, or 906-487-2682.  If you have an urgent need after office hours, call DUTY phone: 906-487-3889 or 906-487-DUTY.  If you have an emergency, please call 911 or the Department of Police Services and Public Safety: 906-487-2216.

Have a safe and fun Spring Break!


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Enjoy Exploring SCOLA & the SCOLA Experience!


Hillside Place Waiting List

With only 194 beds, Hillside is the smallest and newest residence hall.  It is extremely popular and filled quickly during the contract renewal process this year.

A waiting list opened for students on February 1, 2017 at 9am EST.  If you renewed a contract in a different building, but really want to be in Hillside…or if you renewed in Hillside in one room but really want a different room…please go online and submit your request to the Hillside Place waiting list on February 1, 2017 starting at 9am EST.

At the end of the Spring 2017 semester, some students will be removed from Hillside due to coop, internship, study abroad, fall camp, transfer, withdrawal, and graduation.  In May, students on the waiting list will be contacted by email if vacancies are then available.  The Hillside Place waiting list will be online:

http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/contracts/

Make sure you are logged in to your Michigan Tech account.  You will not be able to access this google form from a personal google account.  Only Michigan Tech students can access the form.


Deadline: Residence Hall Contract Renewal

The deadline for current or returning students to renew a contract to live in the residence halls is February 28, 2017 at 5pm EST.  Completed contracts must be received and processed in the Housing office by this date and time.  Any request submitted by a current or returning student for residence hall housing after February 28, 2017 at 5pm EST will be placed on a waiting list.

To sign a residence hall contract, a current or returning student will need to go in person to Housing (153 Wadsworth Hall), Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.  If you are a current student and you are away for coop, internship, study abroad, or have taken the semester off, you will need to email housing@mtu.edu for assistance.

If you are uncertain if you completed a contract already or not, please come to Housing for direct assistance and confirmation.


Snow Removal: parking lot 10

At 9am on February 16, snow will be removed from parking lots 10.

If you normally park in lot 10, you must remove your car from the lot before 9am on February 16.

Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed and towed.  Vehicle owners will be responsible for the ticket and tow fees.

Vehicles can be temporarily parked in lot 24 from 4pm on February 15 through 2am on February 17.  All vehicles must be returned to their regular lot by 2am on February 17.

If you have any questions about where to park during snow removal, please contact Transportation Services at parking@mtu.edu or visit them on the first floor of the Administration Building.


Snow Removal: parking lots 4 (Hillside Place) and 17 (Wadsworth Hall)

At 9am on February 15, snow will be removed from parking lots 4 (Hillside Place) and 17 (Wadsworth Hall).

If you normally park in lot 4 or 17, you must remove your car from the lot before 9am on February 15.

Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed and towed.  Vehicle owners will be responsible for the ticket and tow fees.

Vehicles can be temporarily parked in lot 24 from 4pm on February 14 through 2am on February 16.  All vehicles must be returned to their regular lot by 2am on February 16.

If you have any questions about where to park during snow removal, please contact Transportation Services at parking@mtu.edu or visit them on the first floor of the Administration Building.