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Residence Life at Messiah College

Dates and Events for the 2014-2015 school year

 

Thursday, August 28 - Residence halls open at 9:00 a.m. for new and transfer students to move in

August 28 - September 6 - Welcome Week/Orientation

Sunday, August 31 - Campus residences open at 1:00 p.m. for returning students

Monday, September 1 - mandatory all hall meeting - 7:00 or 8:00 p.m.

TBD- Mandatory all-hall/section/house meeting - 7:00 or 8:00 p.m. -Locations will be posted in residence halls & apartments

September 19-21 - Family Weekend

October 9-12 - Fall Break (campus residences remain open)

November 26-30 - Thankgiving Break. Campus residences remain open. Dining services will be closed.

Tuesday, December 9 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)

Friday, December 19 - Campus residences close at 12:00 p.m. until Tuesday, January 6, 2015  [New & Transfer students only may arrive on January 5, 2015]

Tuesday, January 6 - Campus residences open at 8 a.m.  

January 29 – Feb. 1 - J-term break - campus residences are open

Monday, February 2 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)

Friday, March 13 - 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 21 - residence halls open at 8 a.m..

April 3-6 - Easter Break - campus residences are open

Tuesday, April 28 - 10:00 p.m. - mandatory all hall/section/house meeting (RA may change the time)

Wednesday, May 13 - Campus residences close at noon for non-graduating seniors. Check-out information available.

Saturday, May 16 - 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 17 – Summer workers move to their summer housing assignment.