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Spring Residence Hall Move Out

All residence hall students who live in Wadsworth Hall, McNair Hall, Douglass Houghton Hall, Hillside Place, and the ICE House are scheduled to move out by Saturday, May 5 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.

Graduating seniors (Wadsworth, Douglass Houghton, McNair, Hillside, ICE House) are permitted to leave one day late on Sunday, May 5 at noon without a late departure fee. Graduating seniors must 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.

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


Daniell Heights: did a cotenant move out?

If you are a contract holder in Daniell Heights and a cotenant moved out or a new cotenant moved in, please notify Housing.  You can use the convenient online google form.
All requests for changes are processed during normal business hours, 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday.
If you know a change will be happening, you can submit your request in advance.  There is no fee to make a change, so please let us know.

Summer School 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.

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.


Spring Break is coming!

Spring Break is coming. Before you go, please take a few minutes to read important Spring Break details posted online.

Please move your car out of the residential parking lots and in to commuter lot 24 no later than Sunday, March 11. Vehicles can be returned on Sunday, March 18. Please use the rows closest to the SDC – vehicles must be parked together in the first rows to allow for plowing if necessary. 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 9 at 6pm in Wadsworth Dining Hall. Wadsworth will serve dinner on Sunday, March 18. All dining halls will resume normal service on Monday, March 19.

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.

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!


Residence Hall Contract Renewal

Current, returning, graduate and transfer students can sign residence hall contracts now for the 2018-2019 school year.  If you are certain you wish to live on campus for the 2018-2019 school year, you can come to Housing 153 Wadsworth Hall now to sign a residence hall contract.  Currently out of town?  You can email housing@mtu.edu to request a residence hall contract.
The deadline to submit a signed residence hall contract for current, returning, transfer and graduate students is February 28, 2018 at 5pm EST.  Requests for residence hall contracts received after this date will be placed on a waiting list and only honored after all first year students are assigned.  Housing is not guaranteed for students who are on the waiting list that will start on March 1.
Questions?  Please call 906-487-2682, email housing@mtu.edu, or visit Housing in person at 153 Wadsworth Hall, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Hillside Place Waiting List for 2018-2019

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

A waiting list opens for students on February 1, 2018 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, 2018 starting at 9am EST.

At the end of the Spring 2018 semester, some students will be removed from Hillside due to coop, internship, study abroad, fall camp, transfer, withdrawal, and graduation.  From April through July, students on the waiting list will be contacted by email if vacancies become available.  The Hillside Place waiting list will be available online starting on February 1:

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.


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.


Have you tried SCOLA?

www.scola.org

Log in: mtu.edu

password: 1400huskies

  • SCOLA works with 160 countries including 200 languages
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  • Channel 1: European
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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.