MIT undergraduates staying on campus will be located in East Campus and MacGregor. Program and conferences will be consolidated into Baker, Burton Connor, McCormick, Senior House and Simmons.
Five residences will be closed completely: Bexley, New, Next, Random, and the Phoenix Group at Ashdown House. New, Next, and Random will undergo major construction and renovation projects.
This marks the second year of a new program to make efficient and productive use of MIT’s summer housing stock. Last year, under the new policy of closing and consolidation, Residential Life realized more than $400,000 in savings while completing several critical improvement projects to several dorms.
The proposed utilization plan was discussed and approved by the Housing Strategy Group (HSG), a committee of students, faculty and staff chaired by the Dean for Student Life and the Dean for Graduate Education. The Housing Office also consults each year with Housemasters, DormCon, the UA, and other stakeholders before finalizing the plan.
For more information, visit the Housing Strategy Group website: http://studentlife.mit.edu/housing-strategy-group
- Download a PDF guide to this year’s utilization plan
- Download the 2011 Summer Housing Schedule
- Download a guide to moving and storage options for students
- Read an article on about last year’s utilization