Housing Options

Your residence hall is way more than just a place to crash. It’s where you’ll make great new friends and create some of your most memorable Michigan Tech experiences.

Get to know your housing options at Michigan Tech. Our three residence halls—Douglass Houghton Hall, McNair Hall, and Wadsworth Hall—aren’t just clones of one another. Each has its own style, its own personality, and its own individual houses within the hall geared towards helping students develop community.

Residence Halls

Douglass Houghton Hall

Douglass Houghton Hall—also known as DHH—is the oldest residence hall at Michigan Tech. Students love the building’s historical architecture and location in the heart of campus. It houses 350 people.

McNair Hall

McNair Hall houses 600 students and offers beautiful views of the Keweenaw Waterway. McNair is home to three of Michigan Tech’s Theme Communities, which allow students with shared interests to live together. McNair’s theme communities include

Wadsworth Hall

Wadsworth Hall, known around campus as “Wads,” is Michigan Tech’s largest residence hall, housing more than 1,000 students. Wads is home to many first-year students and features the following theme communities


Daniell Heights Apartments

Daniell Heights Apartments offer one and two-bedroom units for student families, graduate students, and undergraduates aged twenty-one and older. Utilities are included (with the exception of phone service; residents who sign up for local phone service receive free domestic long distance). Apartments are furnished, including stove and refrigerator. Each building shares a free washer and dryer that is coin operated.

Hillside Place Apartments

Hillside Place offers apartment-style living to students of sophomore standing or higher, transfer students, students over the age of twenty-one, and international students. Each furnished apartment contains four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a living space with panoramic views. All utilities are included, and residents enjoy a fully equipped kitchen with modern amenities (electric range, microwave oven, and full-size refrigerator), laundry facilities, study lounges, a fitness center, and more.

Learn more about housing options and hall life at Michigan Tech!