Housing Fines and Fees

Please refer to the chart below for more information on common fines and fees.

Failure to comply with the contract terms of the graduate housing license agreement may result in additional fees charged to your student account.

Don't see a matching fee type in this chart? Email graduatehousing@mit.edu.

Fee TypeAmountHow it will Appear on Your Bill
Charge for not taking your chosen assignment from the self-selection process$250Graduate Housing Cancellation Fee
Charge for moving out AFTER the assigned move-out date$595Graduate Housing Late Move-Out Fee
Fee for failure to terminate housing for an approved reason or for termination during the first two months of the semester  (see Moving Out for more information)variesGraduate Housing Termination Fee
Charge for moving from one space to another in graduate housing$200Graduate Housing Transfer Fee
Room/apartment is damaged (including unauthorized painting, furniture/room damage, excessive trash, etc.)cost of repair[House] Damages
Programming fee used by house staffvaries by building[House] House Tax
New lock core and key replacement$150[House] Lock Change Fee