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Important Dates for On Campus Housing

Housing & Dining dates:  Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 

Fall 2019 Dates & Times

Event & Details

Friday, August 23 - 8am-5pm; 

Saturday, August 24 - 7am-1pmNew student move-in to residential buildings 

Wednesday, September 11 Last chance to reduce or cancel meal plan for the fall semester 

Sunday, October 1 Housing and Dining applications for Spring 2019 available for Transfer and Returning students 

Saturday, October 12 - Tuesday, October 15 Fall Break 

Monday, October 14 Housing and Dining applications for Spring 2020 available for FYSA students 

Friday, October 25 - Sunday, October 27 First-Year Family Weekend 

Saturday, October 26 - 10:30am-11:15am Housing Beyond the First Year Info Session @ FYFW, Call Auditorium, Kennedy Hall 

Wednesday, October 30 - 5-7pm Program House Takeover, RPCC 

Monday, November 4 - 11:59pm Application deadline to be a Resident Advisor 

Wednesday, November 20 Program House priority application deadline 

Wednesday, November 27 Meal Plan dining ends following dinner service for Thanksgiving Break 

Friday, November 29 - 10:30am Meal Plan dining resumes 

Sunday, December 1 Deadline for undergraduate students to cancel spring-semester housing 

Sunday, December 1 FYSA and Spring Transfer student housing application deadline 

Sunday, December 1 Deadline to cancel spring semester housing for approved leaves 

Monday, December 2 Classes resume following Thanksgiving Break 

Friday, December 6 FYSA student housing assignments released 

Thursday, December 12 Spring transfer student housing assignments released 

Friday, December 13 Spring returning student housing assignments released 

Sunday, December 22 - 2pm Undergraduate residential buildings close for Winter Break 

Sunday, December 22 - 2pm Meal Plan dining ends for Winter Break

Spring 2020 Dates & Times

Event & Details 

Tuesday, January 14 - 9am Undergraduate residential buildings open for the spring semester 

Tuesday, January 14 - 4:30pm Meal Plan dining begins for the spring semester 

Thursday, January 16 - 9am-12pm First-Year Spring Admits (FYSA), spring transfer move-in day 

Tuesday, January 21 Spring semester classes begin 

Tuesday, January 21 First day to sign up for Housing (for 2020-2021 housing selection) 

Saturday, February 1 Program House application deadline 

Sunday, February 2 - 1-5pm Co-op Mosey event 

Wednesday, February 5 Last day to reduce a meal plan for the spring semester 

Monday, February 17-Tuesday, February 18 West Campus House System continued occupancy room selection 

Wednesday, February 19 South Campus continued occupancy room selection 

Friday, February 21 Deadline to complete approval process for special housing accommodations through Student Disability Services 

Saturday, February 22 - Tuesday, February 25 February Break 

Wednesday, February 28 Program House room selection 

Friday, February 28 Last day to sign up for Housing 

Monday, March 9 - Wednesday, March 11 General Room Selection for Fall 2020 

Saturday, March 28 - Sunday, April 5 Spring Break 

Sunday, May 24 - 2pm Undergraduate residential buildings close for summer recess 

Sunday, May 24 - 9pm Meal Plan dining ends for summer recess