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Dates & Events

Dates and Events for the 2015 - 2016 school year

  • Thursday, August 27 - Residence halls open at 9:00 a.m. for new and transfer students to move in
  • August 27 - September 3 - Welcome Week/Orientation
  • Sunday, August 30 - Campus residences open at 1:00 p.m. for returning students
  • Monday, August 31 - mandatory all hall meeting - 7:00 or 8:00 p.m.
  • September 18-20 - Family Weekend
  • October 22-25 - Fall Break (campus residences remain open)
  • November 25-29 - Thanksgiving Break. Campus residences remain open. Dining services will be closed.
  • Tuesday, December 8 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • Friday, December 18 - Campus residences close at 12:00 p.m. until Tuesday, January 5, 2015  [New & Transfer students only may arrive on January 4, 2015]
  • Tuesday, January 5 - Campus residences open at 8 a.m.  
  • January 28–31 - J-term break - campus residences are open
  • Monday, February 1 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • Friday, March 4 - residence halls and apartment lock at 8:00 p.m. for Spring Break. Students are allowed to stay in their campus residences, but any student staying on-campus for any part of the break are required to register. Lottie & the Union are closed for break. The Falcon Express is open for breakfast and lunch.
  • Saturday, March 12 - residence halls open at 8 a.m..
  • March 25-28 - Easter Break - campus residences are open
  • Tuesday, April 26 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • Wednesday, May 11 - Campus residences close at noon for non-graduating seniors. Check-out information available.
  • Saturday, May 14 - Campus residences close at 7:00 p.m. for graduating seniors, students approved for an exceptions may stay until 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 17
  • Sunday, May 15 – Summer workers move to their summer housing assignment.