Office for Residential Life
& Housing Services

Calendar Information

Calendar Updated as of 5/4/2016

Applications for Summer Housing 2016 Available

4/1 Summer Housing Applications, Fact Sheet, and Summer Housing Pricing Available
5/2 Summer Housing Applications are due by 5:00pm for on-time consideration

Commencement 2016

4/27 All Classes End
4/28 Reading Week Begins
5/2 Final Exams Begin - We ask all Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors to exit the buildings within 48 hours of their last final, unless they are here for Summer Housing.
5/9 Final Exams End - We ask all Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors to exit the buildings within 48 hours of their last final, unless they are here for Summer Housing.

5/15 Commencement
5/16 All Residence Halls Close at 12:00 p.m. (Always the Monday after Commencement)
5/16 Summer Classes Begin. Please refer to Summer Housing Fact Sheet to learn about how to transition to summer housing.

Summer Semester 2016

5/16 - 8/5 Full Summer Session (12 weeks)5/16 - 6/10 First 4-week Session
5/16 - 6/24 First 6-week Session
5/30 Memorial Day Holiday Observed. Offices Closed.
6/27 - 7/22 Second 4-week Session
6/27 - 8/5 Second 6-week Session
7/4 Independence Day Holiday Observed. Offices Closed.
8/26 Upperclass Move-In Weekend. Buildings Open at 9:00am.

Fall Semester 2016

8/26 Upperclass Move-In Weekend. Buildings Open at 9:00am.
8/31 First Day of Classes

10/17 & 10/18 Fall Break (Residence Halls Remain Open)

11/24 & 11/25 Thanksgiving Break (Residence Halls Remain Open)

12/13 Last Day of Classes
12/17 Final Exams Begin
12/22 Final Exams End
12/22 Semester Break (Residence Halls Close at 9:00am)

Winter Break Stay Registration - CLICK HERE - Will Reopen November 2016
Only students with both fall and spring semester housing assignments are eligible for break housing

Spring Semester 2017

1/14 Residence Halls Re-Open at 9:00am - 5:00pm (for returning students and students completing room changes)
1/15 Residence Halls Open at 12:00pm - 5:00pm (for students newly checking into campus housing for the spring semester: includes transfer, returning from study abroad, returning for inactive status). Students arriving after 5:00pm will follow instructions posted at area offices for after hours check-in.
1/16 Area Offices open regular business hours for the Spring Semester 8:30am - 5:00pm (excluding weekends and holidays).
1/18 Classes Begin (Wednesday)

Spring Break 2017

3/11 Spring Break Begins (Residence Halls Remain Open)
3/19 Spring Break Ends
3/20 Classes Resume

Spring Semester 2017 continued

3/20 - 3/22 RA, CA, D'Lion, and Freshmen Fellow housing applications due - complete this at Residential Life
3/20 - Housing Lottery Applications and Selection Information will be distributed to current, eligible, residential students
3/22 - Online contact submission begins
3/31 - Special Interest Housing, Academic Living Center, and Greek member lists due to Reslife by 5:00pm
4/3 - Deadline for all SIH, ALC, and Greek students to submit online contracts
4/6 - Contract deadline - online submission process closes at 5:00pm
4/7 - Selection dates and times distributed to students - found on Reslife & Housing Services Student homepage and emailed directly to students
4/10 - 4/14 - Online Room Selection (8:00am - 6:00pm daily)
4/17 - First day students are allowed to submit Room Change requests to Reslife