Important Dates and Deadlines

Spring 2015 Residents

If you have questions about dates and deadlines not on this list, please contact Housing & Residential Life.

Guarantee Payment Due Date
December 12, 2014: $200 must be paid online (or a check postmarked by December 12, 2014) to be guaranteed housing for Spring 2015.

Cancellation Deadline
December 28, 2014: Last day students can cancel their housing contract and receive a refund of the $200 housing guarantee payment.

Assignment Notification
Week of January 12, 2015: Students will be emailed with their housing assignment and roommate(s) for Spring 2015.

Apartment Buildings Move-in
January 12, 2015 (Thursday): New residents assigned to University Apartments (Mark G. Yudof Hall, Roy Wilkins Hall and University Village) may move in for Spring semester 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Residence Hall Move-in
January 17, 2015 (Saturday): Residence halls open for Spring semester at 8:00 a.m.

Room Reapplication Begins for Returning Students
January 2015: Current housing residents begin to sign-up for their 2015-2016 building/room.

Spring Break
March 16 (Monday)-March 20 (Friday): The last meal in the dining halls is grab & go for dinner March 13 (Friday). The first meal after break in the dining halls is brunch March 22 (Sunday).

Guarantee Payment Due Date for Returning Students
April 15, 2015: $200 must be paid to be guaranteed housing. Failure to submit the $200 guarantee payment will result in the cancellation of your 2015-2016 assignment.

Cancellation Deadline for Returning Students
April 15, 2015: Last day students can cancel their housing contract and receive a refund of the $200 housing guarantee payment.

April 16, 2015: Returning students must complete contract release paperwork (send email to housing@umn.edu) to be considered for release from their 2015-2016 contract. $200 payment will be forfeited.

Spring Semester Closing-Residence Hall Contracts End
May 16, 2015 (Saturday): Residence halls close for the Spring semester at 8:00 p.m.

Apartment Contracts End
May 31, 2015: Summer apartment contracts begin in June.

Summer 2015 Residents

If you have questions about dates and deadlines not on this list, please contact Housing & Residential Life.

Current Residents Move-in
May 17, 2015: Students currently living in a residence hall and enrolled in May session move from current room to 17th Avenue Residence Hall beginning at 12:00 noon.

June 1, 2015: Students currently living in University Village, Wilkins, Yudof have the option to continue living in an apartment.

New Summer School Students Move-in
May 19, 2015: New Summer School students can move into 17th Avenue Residence Hall beginning at 8:00 a.m.

June 13, 2015: New Summer School students can move into University Village, Wilkins, or Yudof beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Summer Move-out
August 8, 2015: Last day Summer School students can live in University Village, Wilkins, or Yudof. Students with a Fall apartment assignment move into their Fall space when it becomes available.

August 22, 2015: Last day Summer School students can live in 17th Avenue Residence Hall. Students with a Fall residence hall assignment move into their Fall space when it becomes available.

Fall 2015 Residents

If you have questions about dates and deadlines not on this list, please contact Housing & Residential Life.

Application Available
November 19, 2014: Prospective first-year students can apply for housing once they have applied to the University. Students do not need to be accepted to the University to apply for Housing.

Deadline for Living Learning Communities
March 1, 2015: Priority deadline for assignment to Living Learning Communities for incoming first-year students.

Deadline for Guaranteed Housing
May 1, 2015: Last day incoming first-year students can apply and be guaranteed a space in University Housing. The $25 nonrefundable application fee must be paid to be eligible for guaranteed housing.

Guarantee Payment Due Date
May 15, 2015: $200 must be paid online (or a check postmarked by May 15, 2015) to be guaranteed housing for Fall 2015-Spring 2016. Nonpayment will result in cancellation of your application-contract.

Assignment Notification
By July 31, 2015: Students will be emailed with their housing assignment and roommate(s) for Fall 2015-Spring 2016.

Cancellation Deadline for Incoming First-Year Students
August 1, 2015: Last day students can cancel their housing contract and receive a refund of the $200 housing guarantee payment.

Apartment Buildings Move-in
August 15, 2015 (Saturday): Students assigned to University Apartments (Roy Wilkins Hall, University Village and Mark G. Yudof Hall,) may move in for Fall semester 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m

Residence Hall Move-in (all incoming first-year students)
August 31-September 1, 2015: (Monday/Tuesday): All first-year students assigned to Residence Halls, move in for Fall semester 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m. Residents will be assigned a move in date and time.

Residence Hall Move-in (returners, transfers, and all non-first-year students)
September 5, 2015 (Saturday): Returning residents, transfer students and all non-first-year students assigned to Residence Halls may move in for Fall semester 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m.