Programs & Events

Important Dates: Academic Year 2013-2014

Important Residence Hall Dates

Undergraduate Housing:

FALL Semester
New Students move in Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Returners move in Friday, August 30, 2013

Returning students may begin moving back to campus starting on Friday, August 30. Returning students may move in between 9am–5pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, August 30–September 1, 2013.

Tufts University is closed on Monday, September 2nd, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Students will not be able to pick up their keys this day. Dining Services will not begin services until Monday, September 1st, for returning students. Please make your plans accordingly.

Thanksgiving Break is November 27–December 1, 2013. All Halls will remain open during this time. Please check the Dining Services website for more information about dining options during Thanksgiving Break.

All Halls close on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 12pm. All students must be out of the halls by 12pm on Friday, December 20, 2013.


SPRING Semester
Halls reopen for all students on Monday, January 13, 2014. Meal plan meals begin with Breakfast on Tuesday, January 14, 2014.

Spring Break is March 15–24, 2014. All Halls will remain open during this time. Please check the Dining Services website for more information about dining options during Spring Break.

Reading Period and Finals are April 29 – May 9, 2014.

Residence halls close for non-graduating seniors on Saturday, May 10, 2014 by 12pm. All Halls close on Monday, May 19, 2014 by 12pm, for all graduating seniors.

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