Residence Hall Opening and Closing Dates

Please use this information in planning your arrivals and departures from campus.


New Student Move-In

Students will check in with the College and pick up their residence hall key and Orientation information at this time. Story House and the mailroom will be open during this time.

Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, 8 – 11 a.m.

Returning Student Move-In

Check in at Story House*

Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Fall Break

Residence halls and apartments remain open.

Monday, Oct. 21, and Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019

Thanksgiving Break

Residence halls and apartments remain open. Limited campus dining available.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, through Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019

Winter Break

Residence Halls are closed. Student apartments remain open. No campus dining available.

Residence halls close Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, at 10 a.m.

Residence halls reopen Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, 1 – 5 p.m. and Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Check in at Story House*

*Please make your travel arrangements accordingly. If you are unable to make your travel arrangements to arrive within the times above, you will need to contact Residential Life to make alternative arrangements. Your Resident Assistant will not be able to let you into your room unless you are on a pre-approved list.

Spring Break

Residence halls and apartments remain open. No dining services are available.

Begins after last class on Friday, March 13, 2020

Classes resume on Monday, March 23, 2020

Summer Break

Residence halls and apartments close on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at noon.

All students, including seniors, must be out of their rooms and apartments by this time.