Living on campus: dates you need to know

Spring 2015

January 5First spring rent payment due 
January 8Early check-in 12-5 p.m. - $40 per night 
January 9 Early check-in 9 a.m.-5 p.m. - $40 per night 
January 10Residence halls open at 9 a.m.
January 12Instruction begins
January 19Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - university closed
February 15Second spring rent payment due 
February 21-22   Family Winter Weekend
March 15Third spring rent payment due 
March 16-20  Spring Break
April 1-24 Housing Reapplication
April 15Fourth fall rent payment due
May 8Residence halls close at 10 a.m.
May 8 -9Commencement

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 3 week summer session students 
May 31Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for 5 week session one 
June 15 week session one classes begin 
July 1Residence halls close at 10 a.m. for 5 week summer session one students
July 4 Independence Day (university closed)
July 5 Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for 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 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 26-27Thanksgiving Holiday - university closed
December 18Residence Halls close at 10 a.m. for the winter break 
 Commencement