Have you tried SCOLA?

Have you tried SCOLA?
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  • SCOLA works with 160 countries including 200 languages
  • People & Places features over 31,000 photos from 84 countries
  • Foreign Text has 200 recurring newspaper and magazine publications with over 70 languages
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  • Specialized Word & Video Search has 150,000 native words
  • Country Overview Videos has unique travelogue-style videos & introductory level language lessons
  • International Radio presents 29 languages from 20 countries
  • Savoir Vivre is a global adventure in culture. Travel the world. Discover its people. Explore new lifestyles. No passport needed
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  • World TV Online provides 24/7 broadcast programming from all areas of our world
    • Channel 1: European
    • Channel 2: Spanish & Portuguese
    • Channel 3: Mandarin Chinese
    • Channel 4: Asian
    • Channel 5: African
    • Channel 6: Middle East
    • Channel 7: Southeast Asia-Far East
    • Channel 8: Eurasia

National Night Out – August 4

All Daniell Height residents are invited to join us for a National Night Out celebration on August 4, 2015 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in upper Daniell Heights near the playground.  Complimentary food and games will be provided.  Please come and meet your neighbors.
National Night Out is an annual event designed to build stronger communities.  You will have the opportunity to meet our local fire department members, police officers, and our emergency services responders.  Please join us.
If you have questions, please email housing@mtu.edu for assistance.

Repair Requests

Squeeky door?  Sticky lock?  If you need a repair in your residence hall room, or if yo unotice 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.
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.

Summer Track B Students Move In on Saturday, June 27 at noon

New summer track B students may arrive as early as Saturday, June 27 at noon.  New students may pick up their room keys at the Wadsworth Hall reception desk beginning at noon on Saturday, June 27.  If you arrive after the reception desk is closed, please go to the Department of Public Safety and Police Services to pick up your room key.  You must have a government issued photo identification or your Husky Card to pick up your new room key.

Summer Track A Students Move Out on Saturday, June 27 at noon

All summer track A students (who will not be continuing on for track B) currently living in Wadsworth Hall will need to check out with an RA before departing.  Please set up a check out time with your RA in advance.  You will need to return your furniture to the original set-up.  Take out your trash and clean your room.  Your RA will then give you a blue check out envelope to use to return your room key.  All blue check out envelopes and room keys will be returned to the Wadsworth Hall reception desk.  If you are leaving after the desk closes, please put your check out envelope in the misaddressed mail slot at the reception desk.  Please remember to check your mail before you leave, and update your forwarding mailing address online in your Banweb account.

Parking lots in Upper Heights and Lower Heights lots will be swept May 11 & 12

On May 10 by 10:00 PM, Upper Heights residents must move all vehicles to Commuter Lot 32 (by St. Albert’s Church) or to Commuter Lot 26 (located off of Garnet street behind the Forestry building). Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed or towed. Vehicles may be returned to Upper Heights at 8:00 PM on May 11.

On May 11 by 10:00 PM, Lower Heights residents must move all vehicles to Commuter Lot 32 (by St. Albert’s Church) or to Commuter Lot 26 (located off of Garnet street behind the Forestry building). Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed or towed. Vehicles may be returned to Lower Heights at 8:00 PM on May 12.

If you will be away during this this time please leave your vehicle keys with a friend who will move your vehicle. 

Online Roommate Matching Available for New Students

Will you be a new student for 2015-2016?  New incoming students can participate in an online roommate matching program.  Plese log in to your MyMichiganTech account.  Check your Prospective Student Tab.  After you pay your enrollment deposit and complete your housing application, you will be able to access online roommate matching on your checklist.
Please watch this informational video for guidance on the online roommate matching process:
Still need some additional help?  Please contact us at housing@mtu.edu or 906-487-2682.

Daniell Heights Contract Renewal

Are you a Daniell Heights contract holder? Contract renewal is here. Your attention is needed if you wish to renew your contract for 2015-2016 contract year, transfer apartments for 2015-2016, or end your contract as scheduled on June 30, 2015. Please login to MyMichiganTech, go to the Housing Tab and select the Apartment Renewal option between March 2 (noon) and March 6 (noon) to complete the process.