Thanksgiving Break is Coming

The residence halls will close for Thanksgiving Break.  The dining hall and the reception desks will be closed Saturday, November 18 through Saturday, November 25.  Many university offices will be closed during this week.

Students in the residence halls are permitted to stay in their residence hall rooms during the Thanksgiving Break.  There is no fee to stay.  Will you be leaving a day late or returning early?  Staying for the whole break?  Please register online so your building access is assured.  You must keep your Husky Card with you at all times.  The residence halls will lock on Friday, November 18 and will resume normal door locking schedules on Sunday, November 26.

Questions?  Please email housing@mtu.edu, call 906-487-2682, or visit us at Housing, 153 Wadsworth Hall.


Fall Departures

Are you planning to move out of your on-campus housing at the end of the Fall 2017 semester? If you will be leaving due to graduation, co-op, internship, study abroad, withdrawal, or transfer you may request to be released from your current housing without a contract termination penalty.
Please go online to notify Housing and Residential Life of your intention to depart. The online form will be available November 1-17. Watch your Michigan Tech email account for additional instructions. The Fall Departure form becomes active on November 1. The Fall Departure notification form can be found here: http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/forms-requests/
Housing and Residential Life will verify your request with the appropriate department (Career Services for internships, IPS for study abroad, etc). All requests must be verified. If your request can be verified with the appropriate department, Housing and Residential Life will contact you in the first week of December with additional departure instructions to assist in your check out. If you are leaving due to withdrawal, transfer, coop, internship, or study abroad, start planning now to move out by Saturday, December 23 at noon. Due to early graduation on Dec 16, graduating students should also plan to depart no later than noon on Saturday, December 23 at noon.

Repair Requests

Squeaky door?  Sticky lock?  If you need a repair in your residence hall room, or if you notice something that needs repair anywhere on campus, please complete an online repair request form.  This form is submitted to our Facilities staff who perform repairs Monday through Friday during business hours.

http://www.mtu.edu/facilities/maintenance/requests/

If you have an emergency and need urgent attention that cannot wait (no power, no heat, running water that will not stop) please call the DUTY phone for immediate assistance: 906-487-3889 or 906-487-DUTY.


Fall 2017 Housing Assignments

All students will be able to see details about their on campus housing assignments on August 1 on their MyMichiganTech account.  A Housing tab will be visible on that date.  Students in residence halls will see details about their building, room, furniture, and roommate(s) name(s).  Students in the apartments will have their exact apartment numbers posted.

Daniell Heights Parking Lot Painting

Transportation Services will be conducting parking spot maintenance on Thursday, June 15 and Friday, June 16 of this week. Please see the following schedule for when vehicles must be moved from these locations to ensure that painting can be completed as quickly as possible:
Lower Heights: Painting will begin at 7:00 AM Thursday
Upper Heights: Painting will begin at 7:00 AM Friday
Parking Options:
On Thursday, residents in Lower Heights are permitted to park in Upper Heights (2000, 2100 Block)
On Friday, residents in Upper Heights are permitted to park in Lower Heights (1800, 1900 Block)
Vehicles can also be moved to Lots 9 or 32 on Thursday and Friday.
If you have any questions on where your may park your vehicles during this time, please contact Transportation Services at parking@mtu.edu.

Summer Track B Students Move in to Wadsworth

Summer Track B students are permitted to move in to Wadsworth Hall on Saturday, June 24 at noon.  You will need a picture ID to pick up your room key from the Wadsworth Hall reception desk on Saturday, June 24.  The reception desk will be open on Saturday, June 24 from 7am to 11pm.  If you arrive very late at night and the desk is closed, please go to the Department of Public Safety and Police Services on campus to pick up your key.


Summer Track A Students Move Out of Wadsworth

Summer Track A students will move out of Wadsworth Hall on Saturday, June 24 by noon.  Residents need to check with their RA to arrange a time to check out.  Furniture must be put back to the original position.  Trash must be removed.  You need to leave your room in clean condition: wipe down the furniture and vacuum your floor.
Questions about moving out?  Talk to your RA.

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.