269-301 Vassar Street: MIT West Campus Graduate Student Dormitory

Project

269-301 Vassar Street: MIT West Campus Graduate Student Dormitory

Education: Higher Ed

Cambridge , MA | 1990

  • 326.1K GSF
  • 4 Companies
  • 2 Professionals

About

MIT West Campus Graduate Student Housing includes 350 units (153 studios, 46 one-bedrooms, 62 two-bedrooms, 89 four-bedrooms on 1.77 buildable acres

Project Owner

MIT

Is the project achieving or targeting net zero energy?

Targeting

Is the project Net Zero or Net Zero Ready?

Net Zero Ready

Project Size in GSF

326.1K

Category of height

High-Rise

Number of residential units

350

Percent site energy savings

0%

Percent site energy savings vs. stretch code baseline or vs. LEED baseline if stretch code not applicable.

How is the building all-electric for heating?

Air-source Heat Pump

Is the service hot water all-electric?

Yes

On-site renewable energy

17%

Is the owner purchasing off-site renewable energy to offset all electricity consumption?

Unknown

Certifications related to Energy / Carbon

LEED

Site EUI

41.0 kBtu/sf/year

Net Site EUI

34.0 kBtu/sf/year

What is the climate zone for this project?

5A Cool Humid

Project Team

Sustainability Consulting
  • Shari Rauls

    LEED AP Homes, Phius Certified Verifier, RESET

    Sustainability Consultant

    1.4M GSF

    6 Projects

    6 Years Experience

  • Karla Butterfield

    LEED AP Homes, Phius Certified Verifier

    LEED Green Rater

    1.4M GSF

    6 Projects

    32 Years Experience

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