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Important Dates and Deadlines

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

Summer Residents – 2014

Application available
Late February

May session opens
May 24, 2014 (Saturday): Residence hall opens for May session, Summer 8-Week & Summer 10-Week sessions

May session closes
June 13 (Friday) at 8:00 p.m.

Summer 8 & 10-week session opens
June 14, 2014 (Saturday): Apartments open for Summer 8-Week Session at 8:00 a.m.

11.5 month apartment contract ends
July 31, 2014 (Thursday): 11.5 month apartment contract ends at 8:00 p.m.

Summer 8-week session closes
August 8, 2014 (Friday): Apartments close for Summer 8-Week Session at 8:00 p.m.

Summer 10-week session closes
August 22, 2014 (Friday): Residence hall closes for Summer 10-Week Session at 8:00 p.m.

Prospective Residents – 2014-2015

Application available
December 9, 2013: Prospective first-year students can apply for housing once they have applied to the University. It is not necessary to be accepted to the University to apply for Housing.

Deadline for Living Learning programs
March 1, 2014: Priority deadline for assignment to Living Learning Communities for incoming first-year students.

Deadline for guaranteed housing space
May 1, 2014: Incoming First-Year-Students: Last day to apply to be guaranteed a University Housing space. The application-contract $25 nonrefundable application fee must be received in Housing & Residential Life to be eligible for guaranteed housing.

Housing 2014 guarantee payment due
May 15, 2014: Guaranteed residents for the Fall Semester 2014: payment of $200.00 must be received in Housing & Residential Life or postmarked by May 15, 2014. Nonpayment will result in cancellation of your application-contract.

Notification of room/apartment assignment and roommate(s)
July 31, 2014: Assigned Students: Notification of room/apartment assignment and roommate(s) for Fall Semester begins and continues through mid-late August.

Fall Residents – 2014

Apartment buildings move-in
August 15, 2014 (Friday): Students assigned to University Apartments (Mark G. Yudof Hall, Roy Wilkins Hall and University Village) may move in for fall semester 2014 beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Residence Hall move-in (all incoming first-year students)
August 25-26, 2014: (Monday/Tuesday): All first-year students assigned to Residence Halls, move in for fall semester 2014 beginning at 8:00 a.m. Residents will be assigned a move in date and time.

Residence Hall move-in (returners, PSEO students, transfers, and all non-first-year students)
August 30, 2014 (Saturday): Returning residents, PSEO students, transfer students and all non-first-year students assigned to Residence Halls may move in for fall semester 2014 beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Thanksgiving Break
November 27 (Thursday)-November 30 (Sunday). The last meal in the dining halls is grab & go for dinner November 26 (Wednesday). The first meal after break in the dining halls is brunch November 30 (Sunday).

Residence halls close for winter break
December 18, 2014 (Thursday): Residence Halls close for fall semester at 8:00 p.m.

Spring Residents – 2014

Guarantees

Students who apply for housing by November 29, 2013 will be offered a housing guarantee by email.

Students who receive a housing guarantee offer and pay the $200 guarantee payment (or complete an extension agreement) by November 30, 2013, will be given a housing assignment.

Assignments

Week of January 6, 2014: Students will be notified of their spring semester housing assignment.

Spring semester opening
January 18, 2014 (Saturday): Residence halls open for spring semester at 8:00 a.m.

Room reapplication begins
January 2014: Room Reapplication. Current housing residents begin the process to sign-up for their 2014-2015 room.

Spring Break
March 17 (Monday)-March 21 (Friday): The last meal in the dining halls is grab & go for dinner March 14 (Friday). The first meal after break in the dining halls is brunch March 23 (Sunday).

Spring semester closing
May 17, 2014 (Saturday): Residence halls close for the spring semester at 8:00 p.m.

Housing Guarantee payment due
April 15, 2014: Returning Residence Hall and Apartment students: Housing Guarantee Payment of $200 must be received by Housing & Residential Life or postmarked by April 15, 2014. Failure to submit the $200 Guarantee payment will result in the cancellation of your 2014-2015 assignment/guarantee. This payment will appear as a credit on your student account.

11.5 month apartment contract ends
July 31, 2014 (Thursday): 11.5 month apartment contract ends at 8:00 p.m.