The end of the semester is coming, and it is time to take a break. Please make sure you review complete end of semester details in the online Winter 2019 Take a Break website:
Quiet hours begin this Friday, December 13 at midnight and will remain in effect through finals week until noon on December 20. This is for one week to help students study during finals week.
All residence halls and the house at 21610 Woodland officially close at noon on Saturday, December 21. The residence halls wil be closed and locked during the break. All students are permitted to return on Thursday, January 9 at 9am.
The last dining hall meal of Fall is served on December 20 at McNair. The McNair dining hall will close at 6pm. Dining services begins meal service on Sunday, January 12 at Wadsworth Hall. Normal meal service in all residence halls begins on January 13.
Monday, January 13 will be the first day of residence hall contract renewal online and also the first day of class. Please consider your future housing plans for the 2020-2021 school year while you are on break.
Residence hall students and students who live at 21610 Woodland who need to depart late after noon on December 21, stay the whole break, or return early before January 9 at 9am need to complete the online early arrival late departure form found online:
Please visit Housing in 153 Wadsworth Hall, email email@example.com 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.
The dining halls will close on Friday, November 22. Wadsworth dining hall will reopen on Sunday, December 1. All other dining halls will resume normal service on Monday, December 2.
The reception desks will be closed during the break. Packages and mail will not be delivered in the residence halls. Staff will not be available to search for individual letters or packages that arrive during the break. Residence hall mail and packages will be stored until the staff return from the break to deliver the mail and packages.
Residence hall students must move your vehicle from your regular lot to lot 26 before you leave for break. Vehicles must be returned to regular lots on Sunday, December 1. Please call Transportation Services directly with questions: 906-487-1441. Residents in Daniell Heights are not required to move their vehicles to a different lot.
Residence hall students must move bikes to a winter bike rack, put it in storage with your residence hall council, or take it home by Friday, November 22. The summer bike racks around the residence halls and campus will be removed. Bikes that are not moved will be considered abandoned.
If you live in Wadsworth, McNair, Douglass Houghton, or Hillside Place and you will be staying with us during the whole break or just part of the break during any of these dates (Sunday, November 24 through Friday, November 29), please register online using the ‘Request to Stay for the Break’ google form. You can find the form on www.housing.mtu.edu under the ‘forms’ section. There is no fee to stay with us during the break. https://goo.gl/forms/RkwXglIUtdvRA4sE3
If you have questions, please visit Residence Education and Housing Services, 153 Wadsworth Hall, call 906-487-2682, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
The Department of Residence Education and Housing Services is officially accepting applications to become a Resident Assistant (RA) for the 2020-2021 academic year. You may find the application and more information about the position on the RA info page.
Applications will be accepted until Friday, January 31, at 5 PM.
- Support the Residential Learning Model approach to residence education and promote learning opportunities
- Be present and engage with creating a community within the residence halls
- Maintain the highest level of legal and safety compliance within the residence halls
- Represent Residence Education and Housing Services appropriately
- Communicate appropriately with supervisors, staff, and residents.
RAs receive a single occupancy room, an unlimited meal plan, and a membership to the Quad Core Fitness Center as compensation for serving in the position. Meals will be provided during all training activities and break coverage.
- Thursday, November 7, at 7 PM, in the Wadsworth Hall Annex
- Tuesday, December 3, at 8 PM, in Wadsworth Rooms G17/19
- Thursday, December 5, at 9 PM, in the Douglass Houghton Hall Ballroom
- Tuesday, December 10, at 7:30 PM, in the West McNair Lounge
- Thursday, December 12, at 7 PM, in the Wadsworth Annex
Did you know you can stay up to date on important housing dates (move in, move out, housing deadlines and events) by looking at your MyMichiganTech account? Current students who live on campus now have a Housing tab. The Housing calendar is available on the Housing tab to give you easy access to important dates you need to know.