East Campus

East Campus

Building 62 and Building 64

3 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 253-2871

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IMPORTANT: East Campus is anticipated to go offline for renewal starting in Summer 2022. Learn more.

  • furnished coed residence for undergraduate students
  • opened in 1924

Room options

  • freshmen—singles, doubles
  • upperclass—singles, doubles

Additional costs (per semester)

  • $85 house tax (estimated)

Health and allergy considerations

  • smoking is permitted on two floors*
  • rooms are uncarpeted
  • no elevator
  • cats are permitted in five halls
*In 2016-17, the Committee on Student Life considered the smoking policy in residence halls and issued its report recommending that DSL work with the appropriate House leadership to develop a timeline for moving toward a smoke-free policy in the residence halls. Through conversations with student leaders and house teams, it has been agreed that effective fall of 2019, all residence halls will be smoke free.