Programs & Events

Important Dates: Academic Year 2016-2017

Important Residence Hall Dates

Undergraduate Housing:

FALL 2016 Semester

  • First Year Official Move-in – Wednesday, August 31 starting at 8am
    Returning Students Move-in – Friday, September 2-Tuesday, September 6: 9am–5pm

  • Thanksgiving – November 23-November 27, 2016
    All halls are open. Please see the Dining Services website for info on open dining options.

  • Classes End on Monday, December 12, 2016

  • Reading Period & Finals - December 13-December 22, 2016

  • Halls Close on Thursday, December 23 at 12pm, 2016 (NOON)

  • Winter Break
    All halls are closed over winter break except for South Hall. Students must either live in South Hall or make arrangements with a friend to remain in South Hall to stay on-campus over the break. You cannot remain in any building except South Hall over winter break.


SPRING 2017 Semester

  • Halls Open – Monday, Jan 16, 2017

  • Spring Break – March 18-March 26, 2017
    All halls are open. Please see the Dining Services website for info on open dining options.

  • Reading Period & Finals – May 2-May 12, 2017

  • Halls Close for Non-Graduating Students – Saturday, May 13 at 12pm, 2017 (NOON)
    All non-graduating students must move out by 12pm NOON on Saturday, May 13 after finals end.

  • Senior Week – May 15-May 19, 2017

  • All Halls Close – Monday, May 22 at 12pm, 2017 (NOON)
    All students must be moved out by 12pm (NOON) on Monday, May 22. No students may remain in the halls except for Hill Hall beyond this time.

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