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Dates & Events

Dates and Events for the 2016 - 2017 school year

  • Thursday, August 25 - Residence halls open at 9:00 a.m. for new and transfer students to move in
  • August 25 - September 2 - Welcome Week/Orientation
  • Sunday, August 38 - Campus residences open at 1:00 p.m. for returning students
  • Monday, August 29 - mandatory all hall meeting - 7:00 or 8:00 p.m.
  • September 23-25 - Family Weekend
  • October 20-21 - Fall Break (campus residences remain open)
  • November 23-25 - Thanksgiving Break. Campus residences remain open. Dining services will be closed.
  • December 6 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • December 16 - Campus residences close at 12:00 p.m. until January 3, 2016 
  • January 3 - Campus residences open at 8 a.m.  
  • January 26–29 - J-term break - campus residences are open
  • January 30 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • March 10 - residence halls and apartment lock at 11:59 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.
  • March 11-19 - Spring Break
  • April 14-17 - Easter Break - campus residences are open
  • April 25 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)
  • May 11 - Campus residences close at noon for non-graduating seniors. Check-out information available.
  • 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 15
  • May 14 – Summer workers move to their summer housing assignment.