Major Flooding

Major flooding on the campus could be the result of torrential rains or a major water main failure. If you encounter a major flood:

In the case of minor, weather related flooding, MIT Emergency Management will monitor the reports and information shared by the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to determine necessary action, such as evacuation of areas and cancellation of classes.

Minor Flooding

Minor or area flooding of the campus is a more likely scenario. This could be the result of rainstorms, a water line break, or a backed-up drain. If you encounter a minor flood: