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Opening and Closing Dates

Residence Hall Opening & Closing Dates

FALL 2017

      Thanksgiving Recess (Halls Closed)*

      University housing closes – Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. University housing reopens –       Sunday, November 26, 2017 at noon. 

      *Break Housing is available Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18 for residents who        wish to stay for the WVU Football game against University of Texas. Advance registration        required; $25 per night. Additional information and FAQs

       *Thanksgiving Break Housing is available Friday, November 17 through Sunday, November 26         for residents who need to stay on campus over the break. Advance registration required; $25         per night. Additional information and FAQs 

      Fall Semester Closing*

      University housing closes – Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)

      *Winter Break Housing is available Thursday, December 14 through Friday, January 5        for residents who need to stay on campus over the break. Advance registration required; $25        per night. Additional information and FAQs 

SPRING 2018

      Spring Semester Opening

      University housing opens – Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)

      Spring Break (Halls Closed)

      University housing closes – Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. University housing reopens –       Sunday, March 18, 2018 at noon.

      *Spring Break Housing is available Friday, March 9 through Sunday, March 18          for residents need to stay on campus over the break. Advance registration required;               $25 per nightAdditional information and FAQs 

      Spring Semester Move Out/Closing*

      University housing closes – Saturday, May 5, 2018 at noon.

      ** 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 academic reasons, 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.