Day: January 29, 2021

Exterior Doors Lock Schedule for Carnival 2021

A student working on statues for Winter Carnival
Credit – Michigan Technological University

If you plan to be on-campus after 8pm on February 3 during the Winter Carnival All-Nighter, please read the information below.

In an effort to mitigate property damage during the Winter Carnival All-Nighter on Wednesday, February 3, the Winter Carnival Safety Task Force will secure all exterior campus doors at 8pm. 

Building Schedules

  • Campus buildings will lock at 8pm
    • Evening classes will be in session by this time
    • Students should not leave the building while class is in session otherwise they will be locked out
  • All undergraduate and graduate students will have card access removed beginning 8pm on Wednesday, February 3 through 6am on Thursday, February 4
    • Students needing access for research or other department sanctioned purposes should request permission from their department chair by 8am on Wednesday, February 3
      • An email address and M-number will be needed by the department chair to request student access 
  • Faculty and staff will have normal access except as noted below

Fisher Hall

  • First floor open for restrooms and a warming area
  • Basement, second and third-floor stairwells will be locked but will open in the event of an emergency 
  • Elevators will be disabled
  • Faculty or staff needing access to or from the upper floors or needing access to the elevator should call Public Safety and Police Services at 906-487-2216, and a security clerk or officer will be sent to assist 

MUB

  • Entire building open for restrooms and warming area

Walker Arts & Humanities Center

  • First floor open for restrooms and a warming area
  • Second and third-floor stairwells will be locked but will open in the event of an emergency 
  • Elevators will be disabled
  • Faculty or staff needing access to or from the upper floors or needing access to the elevator should call Public Safety and Police Services at 906-487-2216, and a security clerk or officer will be sent to assist 

Library

  • Closed

DHH, Hillside, McNair, and Wads

  • Exterior building doors will lock at 6pm Wednesday, February 3 and return to normal operating schedule 6am Thursday, February 4
  • Residential students will have access to the building where they live
  • Residential students will have access to the main door of Wads (lot 15 entrance) while the Dining Hall or Campus Cafe is open
  • McNair Dining Hall doors will remain unlocked during operating hours until 9pm