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Opening and Closing Dates

Residence Hall Opening & Closing Dates

FALL 2020/Spring 2021 


Move-in will begin Saturday, August 8 and continue through Saturday, August 22, with the exception of Sundays, August 9 and August 16.  

Planning is underway for events during  Spring Semester, including  Spring Semester Opening,  Spring Recess  and  Move Out/Closing.  Residence halls will close at noon, Wednesday, November 25 for Thanksgiving Recess and the end of on-campus instruction for the Fall Semester. Additional  details will be posted as they are available. 

** All students are expected to vacate their rooms within 24 hours of their last exam or on the  times and dates indicated above (whichever comes first). If you anticipate difficulty meeting  the  departure time due to travel schedules, you must contact your Residence Hall Coordinator  no later than one week prior to the closing date to see if alternate arrangements can be made.