Unauthorized Occupancy


You are prohibited from occupying a room or apartment at MIT without an assignment from the Housing Office. If student has a housing assignment, they cannot trade places with another person, or assign to another room, regardless of whether the other person lives on- or off-campus. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action and/or have their housing assignment cancelled.

Residents are prohibited form subletting, transferring, assigning, or sharing a room with anyone who is not assigned to that room.

  • Graduate students are permitted to sublicense their rooms during the summer or during IAP. Learn more at the graduate housing Sublicense Center.