Living on campus: dates you need to know

Summer 2015

May 10Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for
the 3 week session 
May 113 week session classes begin
May 25Memorial Day Holiday (university closed)
May 30Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for
the 3 week summer session students 
May 31Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for
the 5 week session one 
June 15 week session one classes begin 
July 1Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for the
5 week summer session one students
July 4 Independence Day (university closed)
July 5 Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for
the 5 week session two 
July 65 week session two classes begin 
August 5  Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for
the summer                   

Fall 2015

May 15Housing Rent Confirmation Payment due for new freshman students      
August 24 First fall rent payment due
August 25Early check-in - $40 per night 
August 26Early check-in - $40 per night 
August 27Residence Halls open at 9 a.m. 
August 31Instruction begins
September 7Labor Day - university closed
September 15Second fall rent payment due
October 3-4Family Weekend
October 15 Third fall rent payment due
November 11Veterans Day - university closed
November 15Fourth fall rent payment due
November 26-27     Thanksgiving Holiday - university closed
December 18Residence Halls close at 10 a.m. for the winter break 
 Commencement

Spring 2016

January 11First spring rent payment due      
January 16 Residence Halls open at 9 a.m. 
January 18 Martin Luther King Day - university closed 
January 19Instruction begins
February 15 Second spring rent payment due
March 14-18 Spring Break
March 15 Third spring rent payment due
April 15 Fourth spring rent payment due
May 13     Residence halls close at 10 a.m. 
May 13-14 Commencement