Undergraduate housing important dates and deadlines.


IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the recent public health emergency surrounding COVID-19, the 2020-2021 housing processes and timelines have been placed on hold until further notice.  Updates regarding these processes will be shared on this webpage and communicated with students.  If you have any questions, please contact Housing & Residential Services via e-mail at residence@mit.edu.


These dates highlight important dates within undergraduate housing at MIT. For more comprehensive dates and information, please go to the Dates & Deadlines calendar
 
2020-2021 Housing Process
Important Dates*
  • March 9, 2020 – Fall housing switch lottery opens
  • March 23, 2020 – Fall housing switch lottery closes
    • ​Applications for the Undergraduate Building Switch process, which were scheduled to close on Monday, March 23, will now close on Monday, March 30.
  • April 6, 2020 – Residence hall switch lottery results shared with students (building location only)
    • Due to the recent public health emergency surrounding COVID-19, the 2020-2021 housing processes and timelines have been placed on hold until further notice. 
  • May 14, 2020 – Summer storage proof of insurance due
  • May 21, 2020 – Residence halls close for non-graduating students by 12 p.m.
  • May 24, 2020 – First-year housing application opens
  • May 30, 2020 – Residence halls close for graduating students by 12 p.m.
  • June 7, 2020 – First-year housing application closes
*Additional housing process dates for the 2020-2021 academic year are forthcoming.