Parent and Family Resources - Benjamin Franklin Institute Of Technology

Parent and Family Resources

Effective April 2019, BFIT will no longer offering campus housing. Please contact the Admissions Office 617-588-1368 with any questions. 


Residence Hall Closings 2018-2019

The Residence Hall at Stuart Street Hostel will be closed to BFIT residential students during the following periods. Please make note of these dates and make appropriate arrangements ahead of time.

  • Fall Opening and Move-in Day: Sunday September 2, 2018
  • Winter Recess Closing: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 12:00pm
  • Spring Semester Opening: Sunday January 20, 2019 at 12:00pm
  • Spring Break Closing: Friday March 8, 2019 at 6:00pm
  • Spring Break Opening: Sunday March 17, 2019 at 12:00pm
  • End of the Year Closing: Thursday May 9, 2019 at 12:00pm*

*Students should plan to depart 24 hours after their last final, or by Thursday May 9, 2019.

Students must visit the Assistant Dean of Students with any conflicts or concerns regarding the above dates. Any student petitioning to stay during closing breaks must fill out the Housing Break Petition Form (PDF 144.2KB). Permission to stay during breaks is never a guarantee, and approval is on a case-by-case situation. Many factors will aid in approving or denying a request, such as extenuating circumstance, travel obligations, financial, and conduct/behavior history. Student may be subjected to an additional charge to stay for housing breaks.