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Current FIT Residents FAQs

1. What are the requirements for students living on-campus for the summer?
To qualify for summer housing, you must:

  • be a resident in the halls for Spring 2014
  • pay for the entire summer housing program at time of application

2. How do I submit my payment?
You must pay by credit card upon submission of the application.


3. When will the application be available and how can I apply?
Online applications will be available by April 2014. You must log into the secure area to access MyHousing.

4. Do I have to be enrolled in Summer class?
No. The only requirement is that you are a Spring 2014 resident and pay for the cost of Summer Housing. All residents will be reassigned to their summer room.

5. Can I move into my Fall 2014 assignment during summer?
Yes, every effort will be made to assign you into your fall assignment for summer. Some residents may be required to move during the summer.

 

6. Can I switch rooms during the summer?
No. There are no room switches over the summer session.

 

7. Can I keep my belongings in my fall room between summer and fall?
You must be accepted at Kaufman Hall for Summer 2014 AND Fall 2014 to keep your belongings in your room. Eligible residents will be notified via e-mail.

8. When are residents from 27thStreet moving to Kaufman Hall?
The Residential Life Office will contact residents via FIT email when their summer assignment is available. Most residents will be moved by May 20, 2014. Residents leaving the residence halls before they are given a summer assignment must notify
summerhousing@fitnyc.edu as soon as possible.

9. Will a roommate be placed in my room?
Yes. If you do not have a roommate one will be assigned to you. During the summer, FIT opens its Residence Halls to outside groups and Non-Fit students.  You may be paired with a roommate who is not an FIT student.

 

10. What happens if I am found in violation of occupying more than my assigned space?
Those who occupy more than their assigned space will be charged for a single.
THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS.

 

11. Is there a fee for overnight guests, and am I allowed extended overnight visitors?
Residents are charged $10.00 for each overnight guest. There is no extended visitation during the recess periods. All other overnight visitation rules and regulations apply. See 
resident handbook. All overnights must be pre-registered. 

12. Is the cafeteria opened during the summer sessions? 
No. Check out the 
FIT neighborhood for places to eat and purchase groceries.


13.  Is alcohol allowed in the residence halls?
FIT is a dry campus. Alcohol and/or drugs are prohibited. This includes alcohol or drug paraphernalia. See 
resident handbook.

 

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