Dates & Deadlines

Undergraduate Residents


Spring 2021 Processes 
 

  • November 3, 2020 - Housing Application Opens for Eligible Students

  • November 16, 2020 - Housing Application Closes at 11:59pm

  • December 14, 2020 - Edits to Housing Application Preferences are Due. 

  • By the End of December 2020 - Building Placements Shared 

  • Monday, January 4, 2021 (12:00 pm ET)

    • Deadline to Cancel Spring 2021 Housing Assignment Without Penalty (extended to Feb. 7)

    • Deadline to Sign Spring 2021 Housing License Agreement

    • Deadline to Submit Preferred Move-in Arrival Date (submitted as part of Housing License Agreement)

    • Housing Waitlist Offers Begin on a Rolling Basis

  • Friday, January 15, 2020 (12:00 pm ET) Deadline to Complete Non-Binding Student Departure Plan in MyHousing

  • By the End of January 2021 - Room Assignments Shared 

  • February 7, 2021 (11:59 pm ET) Penalty-free Cancellation Deadline (extended)

  • February 13, 2021 - First-year move-in.

  • February 14-15, 2021 - Upper-level resident move-in.  

  • Friday, May 28, 2021 (12:00 pm ET) - Spring 2021 Housing Move-out Deadline

 

2021-2022 Housing Processes 


Please visit the Fall 2021 Housing Dashboard for helpful information and regular updates or reach out to the HRS team via email at residence@mit.edu or by telephone at (617) 253-2811.

  • Tuesday, March 30, 2021

    • Required Fall 2021 Undergraduate Housing Intent & Preference Form opens

    • Fall 2021 Sophomore Housing Lottery Application opens

    • Fall housing Building Switch Lottery Application opens

  • Friday, April 9, 2021 at 11:59 pm ET

    • Fall 2021 Sophomore Housing Lottery Application closes

    • Required Fall 2021 Undergraduate Housing Intent & Preference Form closes 

    • Fall housing Building Switch Lottery Application closes

  • Friday, April 23, 2021

    • Rising sophomore building results released

    • Fall housing switch lottery results shared with students (building assignment only)

  • Friday, May 14, 2021

    • Fall 2021 room assignments shared with rising juniors and seniors

  • Monday, June 21, 2021 at 11:59 pm ET 

    • Penalty-free cancellation deadline for 2021-2022 on-campus housing

  • Wednesday, August 4, 2021

    • 2021-2022 room assignments shared with rising sophomores