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Returning to Campus?

All students may return to campus on Saturday, January 10 at noon. If you are a returning student, make sure you have your Husky Card with you to access your building!
If you are a new student, or if you are a returning student who needs to pick up a new key, you can pick up your key at Housing and Residential Life, 153 Wadsworth Hall on Saturday, January 10 or Sunday, January 11.
After the Housing office closes, your key will be available at the Wadsworth Hall reception desk.
When the desk closes, your key will be available at the Department of Public Safety and Police services over night.  In the morning, the keys againg come back to Housing and Residential Life, 153 Wadsworth Hall.
All on-campus students can log in to MyMichiganTech on January 5 to see details about your Spring housing assignment.
If you need to request an early arrival to campus, please use the online “early arrival/late departure” request form:

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:

 You can also read more about this MDOT project here:

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.


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


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:
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