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General Information

Undergraduate Housing Calendar Spring 2021 & Fall 2021

(updated April 19, 2021 – all dates subject to change pending additional University guidance related to Covid-19.  Please return to this site for updates prior to making travel plans)


May 7–24, 2021 (Friday–Monday)

Students have 48 hours from the end of their last final exam to vacate their room.  

May 24, 2021 (Monday)

Students who are graduating may remain until noon, Monday, May 24, 2021. Students with an active summer housing contract may remain in their current room until they receive instructions to relocate to the summer room assignment.

August 18, 2021 (Wednesday)

Residence Halls open for students arriving from abroad who are new First-year and Transfer students

August 19, 2021 (Thursday)

Residence Halls open for students arriving from United States locations who are new First-Year and Transfer students

August 20, 2021 (Friday)

Residence Halls open for all upper-class students, including class of 2024 students who have not previously lived on campus

August 21, 2021 (Saturday)

Welcome to campus event for Class of 2024 sophomores

August 25, 2021 (Wednesday)

Classes begin for the fall term

September 6, 2021 (Monday)

Labor Day (no classes, University offices closed)

October 11–12, 2021 (Monday–Tuesday)

Fall Break (residence halls remain open)

November 24, 2021 (Wednesday)

Thanksgiving break begins at noon (residence halls remain open)

December 8, 2021 (Wednesday)

Last day of classes for fall term

December 9–11, 2021 (Thursday–Saturday)

Reading period for fall term

December 12–17, 2021 (Sunday–Friday)

Final exams for fall term

December 18, 2021 (Saturday)

Residence Halls close at 9:00 a.m.

December 18, 2021–January 8, 2022 (Saturday–Saturday)

Semester break. Winter Stay Housing and spring term housing information available soon