Official opening dates are the earliest dates students can move into their assignment. Housing and Residence Life reserves the right to revise these dates to reflect changes in the university calendar.

Important Dates by Semester

Fall 2023

Oak Hall Opens

Thursday, August 10

(FY Move-In Begins)

University Village Opens

Sunday, August 13

(Upperclassmen/ Returner/Transfer Move-In Begins)

Classes Begin

Wednesday, August 16

Labor Day

Monday, September 4

Residences Remain Open

Fall Pause

Thursday, October 12 – Friday, October 14

Residences Remain Open

Thanksgiving Break

Wednesday, November 22 – Friday, November 24

Residences remain open

First-Year Contract Opens

Friday, December 1

Classes End

Wednesday, December 6

Reading Day

Thursday, December 7

Fall Move-Out Begins

Friday, December 8

Final Exams Period

Friday, December 8 – Thursday, December 14

Graduation & Commencement

Thursday, December 14

Holiday Break

Saturday, December 23 – Monday, January 1

Housing Office Closed

Spring 2024

Residents Return to Campus

Friday, January 5 at Noon

(Spring Move-In Begins)

Classes Begin

Monday, 8 January

MLK Observance

Monday, January 15

Residences Remain Open

Spring Pause

Thursday, March 7- Friday, March 8

Residences Remain Open

Summer ONLY Contract Opens

Saturday, April 1

Spring Break

Monday, April 8- Friday, April 12

Residences Remain Open

First-Year Application Closes for Priority Roommate & Room Selection Events

Monday, May 1

Reading Day

Thursday, May 2

Spring Move-Out Begins

Friday, May 3

Final Exams Period

Friday, May 3- May 10

Oak Hall Closes

Friday, May 10 at noon

Elm Hall Closes

Friday, May 10 at noon

University Village Closes

Friday, May 10 at noon

Graduation & Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 10

Elm Hall Closes (12-month)

Sliding Schedule Based on Finals