As a resident of the college community, you must abide by all rules and regulations outlined in the Residence Life Policies and Procedures (PDF). Be sure to familiarize yourself with proper check-out procedures before leaving for winter and summer breaks, as outlined below
First-year students may begin moving only their belongings into their rooms on the evening of Wednesday, Aug. 17, between 6- 9 p.m., however you may not stay in the hall that night. First-years may officially move in on Thursday, Aug.18, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Housing for returning students opens Saturday, Aug. 20, at 9 a.m. Returning students may not move in prior to this date. If you are flying back, please remember to choose a flight arrivingon August 20 or later.
If you are seeking an exception for August 2016, you must contact RLO at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to July 15, 2016, to request permission.
All residential facilities close for Winter break at noon on Friday, Dec. 16, without exception. Whether you will be returning to the same room, switching rooms, or leaving campus for the Spring, before you leave for break, you must follow certain procedures. If you will return to your same room for Spring semester, before leaving you must:
If you will be changing rooms for Spring semester, before leaving you must:
If you will not be returning to campus in January, before leaving you must check-out of your room with your Residence Life student staff member and follow all check-out procedures.
The residence halls reopen on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, for all students. Students may not check in prior to that date. Please plan your flights accordingly.
All students must follow proper check-out procedures before leaving campus for the Summer. Those who do not follow procedures may face improper check-out fines up to $250.
Residence halls close for all non-seniors at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 12. The only exception is for non-seniors staying for Commencement. Those non-seniors must be checked-out no later than 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, to avoid an improper check-out fine of up to $250.
All seniors must check-out of their rooms or apartments before noon on Monday, May 16.
All students must check out individually. Be sure to:
Seniors, if you need to check-out before 1 p.m., Sunday, May 15, you must schedule an appointment with your resident adviser or building manager. Residence Life staff will be available for check-outs from 1-7 p.m., on Sunday, May 15, and 8 a.m.-noon, Monday, May 16.
Non-seniors: You must make an appointment with your hall counselor, resident adviser, or building manager at least 24 hours prior to your check-out time. Residence Life staff members will be available for appointments from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. each day except for Sunday, May 15, when they will be available from 1-5 p.m. Non-seniors who check-out after 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, will incur a late check-out fee of up to $250.