University Housing Dates

Important Dates for Students Living in University Housing

The term "University Housing" refers to ALL University-owned housing facilities including Gaines, Graham-Lees, Woods Creek Apartments, the Village, theme and fraternity/sorority houses. Email with any questions or concerns.


2020-2021 Academic Year


Friday, November 13, 2020
Last day of fall term classes. Housing closes for all students on 11/22/2020. Review and finalize travel plans.

Saturday, November 14, 2020
Fall term exams begin.

Friday, November 20, 2020
Fall term exams end.

Sunday, November 22, 2020
University housing closes at 5:00pm. Exceptions may be made for extenuating circumstances only. Please email Chris Reid, Director of Residence Life,


  • Students returning winter term: Students who are returning to campus winter term may leave items behind (take essentials home). Please carefully follow housing closing instructions.
  • Students not returning: Students who are not returning to campus during winter term (regardless of spring term plans) must completely vacate housing, clean, remove all items, and return key to Public Safety by 5:00 p.m. on 11/22 to avoid fees. Items left behind will be considered abandoned property and are subject to donation or disposal.



University housing dates TBD pending review of the undergraduate academic calendar.

Updated September 9, 2020