Living on campus: dates you need to know


Spring 2014

January 6 First spring rent payment due 
January 9Early check-in from 12-5 p.m. for freshman registered for the January 10 Freshman Orientation session. 
January 10 Early check-in from 7-9 a.m and 12-5 p.m. - $40 per night charge
January 11Residence halls open at 9 a.m. 
January 13 Instruction begins
January 20Martin Luther King Holiday - university closed 
February 15Second spring rent payment due
February 28-March 2Family Winter Weekend 
March 15Third spring rent payment due
March 17-21          Spring Break - no classes
March 24Online application opens for current residents. View more details about Housing Reapplication
April 15Fourth spring rent payment due
May 9     Residence halls close at 10 a.m. 
May 9-10Commencement


Summer 2014

May 11Residence Halls open at 9 a.m for the 3-week session 
May 12Instruction begins for the 3-week session 
May 26     Memorial Day Holiday - university closed
May 30     3-week classes end
May 31Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for 3-week session residents only
June 1Residence halls open at 9 a.m for the first 5-week session 
June 2Instruction begins for the first 5-week session
July 1First 5-week summer session classes end
July 2Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for the first 5-week session
July 4July 4th Holiday - university closed 
July 6Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for the second 5-week session
July 7Instruction begins for the second 5-week session 
August 5Summer classes end
August 6Residence halls close for the summer


Fall 2014

May 15Housing Rent Confirmation Payment due for new freshman students
August 18First fall rent payment due 
August 21 Residence halls open at 9 a.m. 
August 25Instruction begins
September 1Labor Day - university closed
September 15Second fall rent payment due 
September 26-28Family Weekend
October 15Third fall rent payment due 
October 25Homecoming - Stay tuned, events will be added as they are received. 
November 11Veterans Day - university closed
November 15Fourth fall rent payment due
November 27-28Thanksgiving Holiday - university closed
December 12Residence halls close at 10 a.m.