Residence Life

Residence Hall Contract and Occupancy

Residence halls are open for students a day before classes each semester and close a day after exams end. All students need to complete a housing contract.

Returning Students

At the time of room selection or thereafter, once a student has selected her/his room through the process, s/he is required to sign a Housing Contract for the 2015-2016 academic year and have one on file in the Office of Residence Life.

For students entering campus housing for the Spring Semester who did not live on campus in the Fall: Students will be emailed their housing assignment after the New Year. 

Dates of Occupancy

  • Occupancy of an assigned room is limited to the fall and spring academic terms, commencing and ending with dates published in the Student Handbook.

    Important Dates for Fall 2015

    Friday, August 21 at 9:00 a.m.: Move-in for new students, including transfers

    Tuesday, August 25 at 9:00 a.m. Move-in for returning students

    Friday, December 18 at noon: All residence halls close for semester break


    Important Dates for Spring 2016

    Sunday, January 10 at 9:00 a.m.: Move-in for all students, including new and transfer students

    Thursday, May 5 at noon: Residence halls close for all students who are not participating in Commencement 

    Sunday, May 8 at noon: Residence halls close for graduating seniors and Commencement participants