Click on a tab below to see the calendar of opening and closing dates for the semester you are seeking. Dates may be adjusted to accommodate changes in the official University calendar
To learn more about when to sign an online contract, apply for scholarship halls, choose your room and roommates, see the timeline.
|August 15 (Tu)||Apartments open, 8 a.m.|
|August 17 (Th)||Residence halls and scholarship halls open, 8 a.m.|
|August 17 (Th)||Dining plans begin – reduced dining hours until 8-21-17|
|August 21 (M)||Classes begin – full dining schedule|
|September 1 (F)||Last day to change dining plan or cancel optional dining plan for fall semester|
|September 4 (M)||Labor Day holiday – reduced dining hours|
|October 14-17 (Sa-Tu)||Fall Break – reduced dining hours|
|November 21 (Tu)||Thanksgiving Break begins – reduced dining hours|
|November 27 (M)||Full dining schedule resumes|
|December 8 (F)||Stop Day – reduced dining hours|
|December 15 (F)||Last day of final examinations
Residence halls close for Winter Break at 8 p.m.* – dining centers close, evening
Apartment residents approved for contract cancellation vacate by 8 p.m.
|December 16 (Sa)||Scholarship halls close at noon|
|January 13 (Sa)||Apartments, residence halls, and scholarship halls open at 8 a.m. Dining plans begin – reduced dining hours until January 16|
|January 16 (Tu)||Classes begin – full dining schedule|
|January 26 (F)||Last day to change dining plan or cancel optional dining plan for spring semester|
|March 17 (Sa)||Spring Break begins – reduced dining hours|
|March 26 (M)||Full dining schedule resumes|
|May 4 (F)||Stop Day – reduced dining hours|
|May 11 (F)||Last day of final examinations
Residence halls close for spring semester at 8 p.m.* – dining centers close, evening
|May 12 (Sa)||Scholarship halls close at noon|
|May 13 (Su)||Commencement (projected)|
|May 14 (M)||Apartments close at 5 p.m.|
* When there are unusual issues connected with final examination schedules, graduation, or other compelling circumstances, contact the Complex Director to discuss the possibility of a modified check-out arrangement.
Residents of the residence halls and scholarship halls who will be on campus during break periods may arrange housing at additional cost. Information will be available prior to each break period regarding cost and building details.