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Campus Activities Complex

Campus activities updates

*Update: 10/5/21 -

CAC Holiday Closing Schedule

Buildings Closed on Wednesday, November 24th @ 10:00PM

Buildings Re-open on Saturday, November 27th @ 8:00AM

Buildings Closed on Thursday, December 23rd 2021 @ 10PM

Buildings Re-open on Monday, January 3rd 2022 @ 8AM

*Update: 8/24/21- Due to the ongoing pandemic, we are suspending the mascot program for at the fall term, and will review the possibility of spring term during IAP.  TIM The Beaver wishes you all a healthy fall semester!

We are currently accepting requests for the upcoming academic year, 2021/2022 (9/8/21 - 5/21/22) for event spaces, fall promotional space (poster/Infinite Corridor, only), and the mascot.  If you need help or have questions, please email cacscheduling@mit.edu. Sorry for the inconvience as we do our part to combat the spread of COVID-19.

CONSTRUCTIONPlease note that construction is happening at several CAC outdoor locations.  The Kresge BBQ Pits, Kresge Lawn, and McDermott Dot are not available for the next several years.


The Campus Activities Complex (CAC) provides a range of facilities and services designed to support the educational mission of the institute and the out-of-classroom needs of the community. CAC services include facilities management, event planning and support, retail, and contracted services.

This unit manages the Stratton Student Center, Kresge Auditorium, the Stata Center, MIT Chapel, Religious Activities Center, Walker Memorial, Wong Auditorium, Reservable Outdoor Space, and Barbecue Pits as centers for social, cultural, educational, religious, and recreational interaction. The Campus Activities Complex is a reporting unit within the Student Development and Support area of the Division of Student Life (DSL).

For more information on event planning and CAC facilities, please see our Event Planning Guide or call our office at (617) 253-3913.