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New Roommates Coming for Spring

Are you losing your Fall residence hall roommate?  Will they be graduating, transferring, leaving for coop or internship, study abroad, etc.?  New spring roommates are being assigned now.  Please keep the empty space in your room clean and clear before you go home for winter break.  Your Fall housing details appear now on your MyMichiganTech account on your Housing tab.  After the Fall semester ends and grades are posted, Fall details will come down and Spring details will appear.  This will include the name of the new roommate.  This typically happens on your MyMichiganTech account in the first week of January.

Winter Break Details!

Please review a complete copy of the Winter 2018 Take a Break memo: http://www.mtu.edu/housing/campus/break/winter/

Quiet hours begin Friday, December 14 at midnight and will remain in effect through finals week until noon on December 21.  This is for one week to help students study during finals week.

Residence halls officially close at noon on Saturday, December 22.  All residence hall students are permitted to return to the residence halls on Thursday, January 10 at 9am.

The last dining hall meal of Fall is served on December 21.  Dining services begins meal service on Sunday, January 13.

Mail and packages will not be delivered at the reception desks during the break.  Staff will be gone.  The reception desks will reopen Saturday, January 12.

Monday, January 14 is the first day of class and the first day of residence hall contract renewal online. (January 21 is a holiday.)

Residence hall students who need to depart late after noon on December 22, stay the whole break, or return early before January 10 at 9am need to complete the online early arrival late departure form found online:
https://goo.gl/forms/vToaXiaStawFpZfp2

Please visit Housing in 153 Wadsworth Hall, email housing@mtu.edu or call 906-487-2682 if you need additional assistance.  If you need urgent assistance during the break, please call DUTY phone at 906-487-3889.


Do you need assistance?

Housing and Residential Life, 153 Wadsworth Hall, is open Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm to help you.  You can visit us in person, call 906-487-2682, or email housing@mtu.edu for assistance.
If you need urgent assistance after the office closes, students in the residence halls can talk to their RA.  All on campus residents can call the DUTY phone: 906-487-3889.
If you need a minor repair that can wait until the next business day, you can email FixItHousing@mtu.edu .

Michigan Tech is tobacco free, smoke free, and vapor free

Michigan Tech is committed to providing a healthy, safe and clean campus community. For this reason, the University has gone Tobacco Free, Smoke Free and Vapor Free. The use of all tobacco products and vapor e-cigarettes is prohibited on all Michigan Tech-owned or leased properties. Students, faculty, staff and visitors are asked to respect this policy and help us create a healthier campus.
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Did you lock yourself out?

From time to time you might accidentally lock yourself out of your room or apartment.  If this happens to you, you can go to the reception desk for help.  Residents in McNair and Hillside can go to the McNair reception desk.  Residents in Douglass Houghton Hall can go to the DHH reception desk.  Residents in the shared houses, Daniell Heights, and Wadsworth Hall can go to the Wadsworth Hall reception desk.  There is a fee of $5 to borrow a key.
If you are locked out and the reception desk is closed, residents in the residence halls should talk to any RA or call the DUTY phone: 906-487-3889. A $5 fee will be charged.
Residents in Daniell Heights or the shared houses should visit the Department of Public Safety and Police Services for assistance after the Wadsworth Hall reception desk closes.  There is a $40 fee for DPSPS officer assistance after hours for lock out assistance.
Where does the fee go?  Lock out fees support Husky FAN to help students who need meals.  You can read more about Husky FAN online:  https://www.mtu.edu/huskyfan/

Residence Halls Open Saturday, August 25

Residence Halls open!
Saturday, August 25 at 9am all residence halls will open.  New students will check in directly at the Rozsa with the Orientation Team.  Returning students will check in at the reception desk for their building.  Returning students in Douglass Houghton Hall will go to the Douglass Houghton Hall reception desk.  McNair Hall and Hillside Place returning students will go to the McNair Hall reception desk.  Shared houses, Daniell Heights, and Wadsworth Hall students will go to the Wadsworth Hall reception desk.


Do you Need Assistance?

Do you see something that needs to be repaired?  You do not need to wait for the office to be open to report the issue.  If you need a repair, send an email to FixItHousing@mtu.edu .   Attaching pictures of the problem is very helpful.  Requests are processed during normal business hours, Monday through Friday.
Not sure what to do?  Come visit us in Housing, 153 Wadsworth Hall, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.
Do you have an urgent problem that cannot wait?  You can call the DUTY phone 24 hours per day, 7 days per week for urgent problems that cannot wait.  Water flowing that will not stop, no heat, no electricity, no water are urgent issues.  Please call :906-487-3889 for urgent assistance.
Your RA is available to help you.  Can’t find your RA?  Any RA can help you.  Not sure what to do?  Talk to any RA in your building for help.

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.


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