Eastgate exterior

Eastgate
Apartments

One of two family residences at MIT, Eastgate Apartments (E55) is located on the east end of campus and is approximately 0.7 miles walking distance from MIT's main entrance.


Building E55
60 Wadsworth Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 452-7463

Visit the Eastgate website

IMPORTANT: Campus construction and/or Housing-related projects may impact Eastgate during the 2019-2020 academic year. 

*Over the course of the next few years construction will occur all around Kendall Square. It is anticipated that construction-related noise will affect the area surrounding Eastgate during the hours of 7:00 am-6:00 pm daily, including Saturdays. To learn more about the project and to sign up for updates, visit http://kendallsquare.mit.edu and view the construction impact notification shown above.

Eastgate is currently scheduled to close in August 2020, when new graduate residence Site 4 opens.


Eastgate Apartments is a 29-story tower featuring a range of apartment-style units for graduate student families. You can view floor plans at http://floorplans.mit.eduNote: You will need your MIT certificates to access this site.

Apartment Details
Unit Type Approx. Size # of Student Apartments Description
1-bedroom corner apt. 550 sf 84 Private apartment for one family with one bedroom, one bathroom, a combined living/dining room, and a kitchen.
1-bedroom center apt. 500 sf 95 Private apartment for one family with one bedroom, one bathroom, a combined living/dining room, and a kitchen.
2-bedroom apt. 800 sf 22 Private apartment for one family with two bedrooms, one bathroom, a combined living/dining room, and a kitchen.

 

Utilities are included in your monthly rent.

Bedroom and living/dining room are not furnished. Kitchens are furnished with a refrigerator and stove. (Utensils and supplies are not provided.)

Building amenities:

  • recreation lounges
  • children's play room
  • study room
  • laundry facilities
  • storage room
  • bicycle storage room
  • exterior courtyard with barbecue areas

 

IMPORTANT: Pets are prohibited in any undergraduate or graduate residence hall unless specifically noted otherwise. Please read the full policy for more information.