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Michigan Technological University

Campus Life and Facilities

Michigan Tech Students Say...

Michigan Tech “is in a small town in the middle of the deep North woods,” which makes “the sense of community remarkable.” Students say that campus is “incredibly safe,” that “the atmosphere is very friendly,” and that “there are a lot of opportunities to get involved.” A physics major notes, “You start to see people you know everywhere on campus. ... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

1400 Townsend Drive

Houghton, MI 49931

United States

Phone: 906-487-2335

Fax: 906-487-2125


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 81
Fire Safety Rating: 92
Green Rating: 71
Environment:Village (population 5,000 - 24,999)
Campus size: (number of acres): 925.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.mtu.edu/publicsafety/police-services/ad...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 48.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for disabled student
Special housing for international students
Fraternity/sorority housing
Apartments for married students
Apartments for single students
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:233
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Humor Magazine
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Speakers Forum
Student Film Society
Student Union
Team Managers
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:11
Number of Social Sororities:10
    % of women who join:3%
Number of Social Fraternities:13
% of men who join: 6
Number of Religious Organizations:10
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Student Services
Other Services:DayCare
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Description:1. https://www.involvement.mtu.edu/organization/keweenaw-pride
Minority Support Groups: Yes
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Athletic Division:2
Men's Sports Team Name:Huskies
Women's Sports Team Name:Huskies
Team Mascot:husky
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Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:On-Campus
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 90
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 40
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 20.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: Yes
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 96.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: No
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum, which is the official mineral museum of Michigan; Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, 1,100-seat, state-of-the-art theater; Ford Center with 4,000-acre Ford Forest; new Hillside Place residential apartment building; newly renovated MacInnes Student Ice Arena with suites; soon: Great Lakes Research Center on the waterfront.
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