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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.

Portage Lift Bridge Project

The Portage Lift Bridge will be under construction from 2014-2016.  

 Please go online to read details about the upcoming closures.  If you commute to campus from the other side of the bridge (Hancock, Lake Linden, Calumet, etc.), please review the bridge closure schedule.  If you live on the Houghton side, please be aware of the bridge closure in case you plan to use the airport or medical offices at the hospital.

More information is online:

http://www.mtu.edu/bridge-construction/

 You can also read more about this MDOT project here:

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mdot/PortageLakeLiftBridgeProjectOverview_457781_7.pdf

Winter Campus Overnight Parking Ban

Effective: November 1, 2014 – April 30, 2015

 

To allow for snow removal, parking is prohibited on campus between 2:00AM and 7:00AM, from November 1 through April 30, except as follows:

  1. In designated parking areas for occupants of University Housing.
  2. Employees working on an assigned shift and parking in assigned overnight parking spaces.
  3. Anyone issued a special overnight parking permit by Public Safety & Police Services or Transportation Services.

This regulation is in effect regardless of the amount of snow on the ground.

VEHICLES VIOLATING THIS REGULATION WILL BE TICKETED AND MAY BE TOWED AT THE OWNER’S EXPENSE.

Any questions regarding the winter campus  overnight parking regulation? – Contact Public Safety & Police Services at 487-2216 or Transportation Services at 487-1441.

Repairs?

Do you have a sticky door lock or a squeaky door? Did your light bulb burn
out? Did you notice something in your hall or building or apartment that
needs to be repaired? Please fill out an online repair request form for
assistance. Facilities staff will respond during the following business
days. The form is here: http://www.mtu.edu/facilities/maintenance/requests/
If you need urgent assistance (complete lack of heat, complete lack of
water, water is flowing and will not stop, no electricity), please call the
DUTY phone for immediate help! 906-487-3889