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Important Dates

View the contract process timeline to learn important dates related to requesting a contract for on-campus housing.

Important Dates

Semester/Year Date Information
Fall 2018 July 16 Room Exchange eBoard opens at 10:00 a.m.
Fall 2018 August 3 Room Exchange eBoard closes at noon
Fall 2018 August 13 Fall Arrival:  international students
Fall 2018 August 16 Fall Arrival:  first year students
Fall 2018 August 18 Fall Arrival:  upper-class students
Fall 2018 August 20 Fall Semester:  classes begin
Fall 2018 August 27 Room Exchange eBoard opens at noon
Fall 2018 September 3 Labor Day Holiday - no classes.  University housing open
Fall 2018 October 31 Room Exchange eBoard closes at noon
Fall 2018 November 16 Room Exchange eBoard opens at noon for Spring 2019
Fall 2018 November 17 Fall Break: Orchard Hall CLOSES Saturday, 11/17 at noon
Fall 2018 November 19-23 Fall Break:  no classes; Orchard Hall closed
Fall 2018 November 25 Fall Break: Orchard Hall OPENS Sunday, 11/25 at 11:00 a.m.
Fall 2018 December 10-14 Finals Week
Fall 2018 December 14 Room Exchange eBoard closes at noon for Spring 2019
Fall 2018 December 15 Semester End:  Orchard Hall CLOSES Saturday 12/15 at noon
Spring 2019 January 6 Spring Semester:  Orchard Hall OPENS Sunday 1/6 at 11:00 a.m.
Spring 2019 January 7 Spring Semester:  classes begin
Spring 2019 January 14 Room Exchange eBoard opens at noon
Spring 2019 January 21 Martin Luther King Day:  no classes: University housing open
Spring 2019 March 1 Room Exchange eboard closes at noon
Spring 2019 March 2 Spring Break:  Orchard Hall CLOSES Saturday 3/2 at noon
Spring 2019 March 4-8 Spring Break:  no classes; Orchard Hall closed
Spring 2019 March 10 Spring Break:  Orchard Hall OPENS Sunday 3/10 at 11:00 a.m.
Spring 2019 April 29 - May 3 Finals Week
Spring 2019 May 4 Spring Semester Ends:  Orchard Hall CLOSES Saturday 5/4 at 2:00 p.m.