Important Dates


First Year Student Move-In/Orientation Friday, August 25 – Sunday August 27
Resident Upper Class Move-In Sunday, August 27
Fall Convocation Sunday, August 27
Start of Classes Monday, August 28
Labor Day, No Classes Monday, September 4
Columbus Day Break, No Classes Monday, October 9
Veterans Day Friday, November 10
Last Day to Withdraw From a Course Without a Grade Monday, November 13
Thanksgiving Break, No Classes Wednesday, November 22 – Sunday, November 26
Fall Classes End Friday, December 8
Final Examinations Saturday, December 9 – Friday, December 15
Residents Arrive for Second Semester Wednesday, January 10
Start of Classes Thursday, January 11
Martin Luther King Day, No Classes Monday, January 15
Presidents Day, No Classes Monday, February 19
Spring Break, No Classes Monday, March 12 – Sunday, March 18
Accepted Students Day TBD
Good Friday, No Classes Friday, March 30
Spring Classes End Thursday, April 26
Final Examinations Friday, April 27 – Thursday, May 3

Vacation Periods

All residence halls are closed during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks. All students are expected to vacate the residence halls by the specified closing. Only those students who make a request through the Office of Residence Life and Student Conduct will be considered to remain on campus during break periods.

Students may not enter the residence halls during the break periods. In addition, students must leave rooms, hallways, and common areas clean by:
• Emptying the trash
• Emptying and defrosting the refrigerator (Winter Break only)
• Unplugging all electrical equipment
• Locking door and windows
• Filling out a check out form and posting it on the room door