Important Dates for Residence Life


2020-2021 Academic Year


August 3 - 7 | Early Drop Off

August 20 - 22 | Move-In Days 

August 24 | 4pm Classes begin

August 25 | First full day of classes

August 28 | Last day to cancel meal plan for those living in Niskanen Hall or MLLC

September 7 | Labor Day Holiday – No classes/offices closed 

September 2 | Last day to reduce meal plan from 7-day to 5-day

September 9 | Payment due for tuition and room & board

November 11 | Veterans Day Holiday – No classes/offices closed

November 20 | 9pm | Break housing deadline for Thanksgiving break 

November 24 | Last day of classes before Thanksgiving break

November 25 | 10am | Residence Halls close

November 25-27 | Thanksgiving Holidays

November 29 | 12pm | Halls reopen; meal plan service resumes with dinner

December 7-11 | Dead week

December 11 | Last day of regular classes

December 11 | 9pm | Break housing deadline for semester break

December 14 -18 | Finals week

December 18 | 6pm | Halls close for semester break; dining centers close after lunch

December 18 – January 10 | Semester break

January 10 | 12pm | Halls reopen for spring semester; meal plan service resumes with dinner

January 11 | 4pm | Classes begin

January 12 | First full day of classes

January 18 | MLK Holiday – No classes/offices closed

January 21 | Last day to reduce meal plan from 7-day to 5-day 

January 27 | Payment due for tuition and room & board

February 15 | President’s Day Holiday – No classes/offices closed

March 5 | 9pm | Break housing deadline for spring break 

March 12 | 6pm | Halls close for spring break; dining centers close after lunch

March 15-19 | Spring Break

March 21 | 12pm | Halls reopen after spring break; meal plan service resumes with dinner

April 2-5 | Spring Recess – Friday – no classes/offices closed; Monday – offices open

May 3- May 7| Dead Week

May 7 | Last day of regular classes

May 10-14 | Finals Week  

May 14 | 6pm | Halls Close for end of Spring Semester; Meal plan service ends with lunch

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