Baker House

Building W7
362 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 253-3161
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House Manager Jonathan Nolan
Heads of House John Fernandez and Malvina Lampietti
Area Director Jordan Weiner
“The renowned Finnish architect Alvar Aalto described his design for Baker House as a cross between a ski lodge and a ship. Every room has a view, and the shared spaces—study areas, lounges, and a luminous dining hall overlooking the Charles River—promote wonderful interaction and community.”


  • furnished coed residence for undergraduate students
  • opened in 1948

Room options

  • freshmen—doubles, triples, quads
  • upperclass—singles, doubles, triples

Room costs (per semester)

Additional costs (per semester)

Health and allergy considerations

  • smoking is not permitted indoors
  • rooms are uncarpeted
  • elevators serve all floors
  • pets are not permitted (except fish)

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