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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.


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.


Spring 2018 is Coming Soon

All new Spring 2018 residence hall (Wadsworth, McNair, Douglass Houghton, Hillside, ICE House) students are permitted to move in to on Thursday, January 11 after 9am. If you will be a new student, you should check your MyMichiganTech account in the first week of January for your housing assignment details. All new students will check in at Housing and Residential Life, 153 Wadsworth Hall or the Wadsworth Hall reception desk. If you arrive late at night, please stop at the Department of Public Safety and Police Services to pick up your new residence hall key.
All returning Spring 2018 students may arrive starting at 9am on Thursday, January 11 at no additional fee. There is a $20 per person per day fee to arrive before this. Please use the early arrival/late departure form if you need to request an early arrival. https://goo.gl/forms/18TlVq0MvftxL6Bp2
New students who have new contracts and will live in Daniell Heights, the shared houses on East Street, or the Sustainability House have contracts that start on January 12. You will be able to pick up your keys starting on January 12 at 9am from Housing, 153 Wadsworth Hall. Watch your email for exact details.
Wadsworth Hall dining hall will serve meals starting on Sunday, January 14. The reception desks will be open on Sunday, January 14. January 15 is a holiday. January 16 is the first day of class.
If you have questions, please contact Housing and Residential Life at 153 Wadsworth Hall, 906-487-2682, or housing@mtu.edu for assistance.

Fall Departures

Are you planning to move out of your on-campus housing at the end of the Fall 2017 semester? If you will be leaving due to graduation, co-op, internship, study abroad, withdrawal, or transfer you may request to be released from your current housing without a contract termination penalty.
Please go online to notify Housing and Residential Life of your intention to depart. The online form will be available November 1-17. Watch your Michigan Tech email account for additional instructions. The Fall Departure form becomes active on November 1. The Fall Departure notification form can be found here: http://www.mtu.edu/housing/applications-policies/forms-requests/
Housing and Residential Life will verify your request with the appropriate department (Career Services for internships, IPS for study abroad, etc). All requests must be verified. If your request can be verified with the appropriate department, Housing and Residential Life will contact you in the first week of December with additional departure instructions to assist in your check out. If you are leaving due to withdrawal, transfer, coop, internship, or study abroad, start planning now to move out by Saturday, December 23 at noon. Due to early graduation on Dec 16, graduating students should also plan to depart no later than noon on Saturday, December 23 at noon.

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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.


Snow Removal: parking lot 10

At 9am on February 16, snow will be removed from parking lots 10.

If you normally park in lot 10, you must remove your car from the lot before 9am on February 16.

Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed and towed.  Vehicle owners will be responsible for the ticket and tow fees.

Vehicles can be temporarily parked in lot 24 from 4pm on February 15 through 2am on February 17.  All vehicles must be returned to their regular lot by 2am on February 17.

If you have any questions about where to park during snow removal, please contact Transportation Services at parking@mtu.edu or visit them on the first floor of the Administration Building.


Snow Removal: parking lots 4 (Hillside Place) and 17 (Wadsworth Hall)

At 9am on February 15, snow will be removed from parking lots 4 (Hillside Place) and 17 (Wadsworth Hall).

If you normally park in lot 4 or 17, you must remove your car from the lot before 9am on February 15.

Vehicles that are not moved will be ticketed and towed.  Vehicle owners will be responsible for the ticket and tow fees.

Vehicles can be temporarily parked in lot 24 from 4pm on February 14 through 2am on February 16.  All vehicles must be returned to their regular lot by 2am on February 16.

If you have any questions about where to park during snow removal, please contact Transportation Services at parking@mtu.edu or visit them on the first floor of the Administration Building.