Dates and Deadlines

2015-2016 Academic Year

UNDERGRADUATE WINTER AND SPRING TERMS 2016

Tuesday, January 5, 2016
University Housing re-opens to women participating in Panhellenic Recruitment (women registered for recruitment, Rho Gammas, and Panhellenic Council) along with RA staff.  No other residents will be permitted to move-in before Saturday, January 9.  Note:  RAs and Public Safety will be closely monitoring University housing.  Any student in University housing without approval will be reported to The Office of Residential Life.

Saturday, January 9, 2016

RESIDENCE HALLS (including Greek and Theme Houses) RE-OPEN. All residents may return to University housing.

Monday, January 11, 2016
Classes Begin.

February 22-26, 2016
Washington Break; students are not required to leave campus. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

April 18-22, 2016
Spring Break; students are not required to leave campus. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

Saturday, May 21, 2016
End of the academic year; First-Years, Sophomores and Juniors are required to leave campus by 5pm on Sunday, May 22.

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Undergraduate Commencement

Friday, May 27, 2016
Seniors are required to leave campus by 5pm

2016-2017 Academic Year

UNDERGRADUATE FALL TERM 2016

August 2016
Various dates, fall sports teams move in. Your coach will have your room key.

Sunday, August 28, 2016
9:00 AM-1:00 PM
New Student Move-In Day!
The Leading Edge participants move in. Room keys will be distributed from a table outside of the residence halls.

Saturday, September 3, 2016
9:00 AM-1:30 PM
New Student Move-In AND Check-In Day - mandatory for ALL New Students!
Transfer students and the remaining members of the Class of 2020 that did not participate in The Leading Edge will move into their residence hall rooms and ALL NEW students check-in on Saturday, September 3, 2016. Room keys will be distributed from a table outside of the residence halls.

Sunday, September 4, 2016
Upper-division students can begin moving into the residence halls. Early arrivals will not be permitted except athletes, residential life staff, first-year orientation committee and select other groups. If arriving on Sunday or after Student Affairs office hours M-F, you will need to pick up your room key from the Public Safety Office (located on Denny Circle beside Woods Creek Apartments). Otherwise, your key will be available for pick-up from the Office of Residential Life (Elrod Commons #212) between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday-Friday.

Thursday, September 8, 2016
Classes begin

October 13-14, 2016
Reading Days; no classes. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

November 21-25, 2016
Thanksgiving Break; students are not required to leave campus. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

December 18, 2016 - January 6, 2017
Winter Break; Residence Halls are CLOSED. Students are required to leave campus within 24 hours of their last fall term exam and no later than 5pm on December 17.

UNDERGRADUATE WINTER AND SPRING TERMS 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017
University Housing re-opens to women participating in Panhellenic Recruitment (women registered for recruitment, Rho Gammas, and Panhellenic Council) along with RA staff. No other residents will be permitted to move-in before Saturday, January 7. Note: RAs and Public Safety will be closely monitoring University housing. Any student in University housing without approval will be reported to The Office of Residential Life.

Saturday, January 7, 2017
RESIDENCE HALLS (including Greek and Theme Houses) RE-OPEN. All residents may return to University housing.

Monday, January 9, 2017
Classes Begin.

February 20-24, 2017
Washington Break; students are not required to leave campus. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

April 17-21, 2017
Spring Break; students are not required to leave campus. Residence Halls remain OPEN.

Saturday, May 20, 2017
End of the academic year; First-Years, Sophomores and Juniors are required to leave campus by 5pm on Sunday, May 21.

Thursday, May 25, 2017
Undergraduate Commencement

Friday, May 26, 2017
Seniors are required to leave campus by 5pm

-Updated 1/19/16 -spw