Openings, Closings, and Breaks

Opening and Closing Dates

Residence Halls open or close as indicated below.

2015-16 Academic Year

  • Circle Apartment Opening: 9:00 a.m., Sunday, August 16, 2015
  • Fall Opening: 9:00 a.m., Sunday, August 23, 2015
  • Thanksgiving Break Housing Begins: 12:00 noon, Saturday, November 21, 2015
  • Thanksgiving Break Housing Ends: 12:00 noon, Sunday, November 29, 2015
  • Fall Semester Closing: 12:00 noon, Saturday, December 19, 2015
  • Winter Break Housing Begins: 9:00 a.m., Sunday, January 3, 2016
  • Spring Semester Opening: 9:00 a.m., Saturday, January 23, 2016
  • Spring Break Housing Begins: 12:00 noon, Saturday, March 12, 2016
  • Spring Break Housing Ends: 12:00 noon, Sunday, March 20, 2016
  • Spring Semester Closing: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, May 14, 2016
  • Commencement Closing: 12:00 noon, Monday, May 23, 2016
  • Circle Apartment Closing: 5:00 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2016

2016-17 Academic Year

  • Circle Apartment Opening: 9:00 a.m., Sunday, August 14, 2016
  • Fall Opening: 9:00 a.m., Sunday, August 21, 2016
  • Thanksgiving Break Housing Begins: 12:00 noon, Saturday, November 19, 2016
  • Thanksgiving Break Housing Ends: 12:00 noon, Sunday, November 27, 2016
  • Fall Semester Closing: 12:00 noon, Saturday, December 17, 2016
  • Winter Break Housing Begins: 9:00 a.m., Monday, January 2, 2017
  • Spring Semester Opening: 9:00 a.m., Saturday, January 21, 2017
  • Spring Break Housing Begins: 12:00 noon, Saturday, March 11, 2017
  • Spring Break Housing Ends: 12:00 noon, Sunday, March 19, 2017
  • Spring Semester Closing: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • Commencement Closing: 12:00 noon, Monday, May 22, 2017
  • Circle Apartment Closing: 5:00 p.m., Sunday, July 8, 2017