Date are subject to change in response to changes in the University Calendar. For a listing of all University dates, including important academic-related dates, please consult the Official University Academic Calendar. For a list of daily events, visit the University Events Calendar.
Fall Semester 2019
Thursday, August 22: Stampede check-in opens at 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, August 24: Residential Commons officially open at 9:00 a.m.
Monday, August 26: Fall semester classes begin
Monday, September 2: Labor Day, University Holiday
Friday-Saturday, October 4-5: Family Weekend
Monday-Tuesday, October 14-15: Residential Commons remain open
Friday-Saturday, November 8-9: Homecoming Weekend
Thursday-Friday November 27-29: University Holiday - Thanksgiving, Residential Commons remain open
Thursday, December 19: Residential Commons officially close at 10:00 a.m. for Winter Break
Sunday, December 22: Graduating Seniors check out by 10:00 a.m.
Residential Commons are Closed for Winter Break.
Students needing accommodation must register with RLSH.
Spring Semester 2020
Sunday, January 5: Residential Commons officially open at 9 a.m.
Monday, January 6: Jan Term (optional for continuing students)
Thursday, January 9: Move-in for new residents
Friday, January 10: Orientation for Spring arrival students
Friday, January 17: Spring semester first day of class
Monday, January 20: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, University Holiday
Reapplication and Room Selection housing for 2020-2021 begins
Spring Break, March 16-22, Residential Commons remain open (Dates tentative per University Academic calendar, subject to change)
Returning resident room Selection continues
Wednesday, May 13: Residential Commons officially close for non-graduating students
Sunday, May 17: Residential Commons officially close for graduating students
May 14- 29: May Term housing (Spring residents only)