Open and Close Dates 2019-2020

These dates are tentative and are subject to change.


Friday, August 30, 2019

Arrival date for the Class of 2023, New Transfer and New Frances Perkins Students. All residence halls will open at 9 am. 

Sunday, September 1, 2019 - Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Arrival date for the Class of 2020, 2021, and 2022 (Returning students)


Mid-semester Break
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - Tuesday, October 15, 2019 All residence halls are open. Meals are served.
November Break
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - Sunday, December 1, 2019 All residence halls are open, students must register to stay on campus.  Limited meals are served.
December Break
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at noon - Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 9 am All residence halls are closed beginning Wednesday, December 19th at noon. Students with approved late 5 College exams will have a closing extension.

Creighton and Safford Hall will remain open only for domestic and international students whose families live abroad. No meals are served.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - Monday, January 20, 2020 All residence halls will open at 9 am on Tuesday, January 1, 2020.

New students and students returning from leave/abroad arrival dates listed below.

Students who will not be here for the Spring 2020 semester ie: graduate in December, going on leave (including Study Abroad), or withdrawing from the college must vacate the residence halls by Wednesday, December 18 at noon.

Thursday, January 16, 2020 Arrival date for all New Students.
Sunday, January 19, 2020 Arrival date for returning students, including students who were on campus in the fall, and those returning from leaves and study abroad.
March Break
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - Sunday, March 22, 2020 All residence halls are open, students must register to stay on campus. Limited meals are served.
End of Year Closing
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 All Residence halls close at noon. Except for seniors, approved reunion workers and students with approved late 5-College exams.
Monday, May 18, 2020 All residence halls close at noon for seniors and reunion I workers.
Monday, May 25, 2020 Reunion II workers residence hall closes at noon.