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Fall 2018

August 1 Wednesday  Apartments open for new residents 9:00 a.m.
August 18 Saturday Residence hall open for new first-year and transfer students
August 18 Saturday New Student Orientation begins 
August 19 Sunday Fairview House opens for returning students

August 20

Monday Meal plans begin with breakfast
August 22 Wednesday First day of classes
September 3 Monday Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
October 11-12  Thursday-Friday Fall Break (no classes)
November 9-11 Friday-Sunday Family Weekend
November 17 Saturday

Last meal in dining hall before Thanksgiving break (breakfast)

November 17-25 Saturday-Saturday Residence halls closed for Thanksgiving break
November 25 Sunday Residence halls reopen 10:00 a.m.
November 25 Sunday First meal after Thanksgiving break (dinner)
November 30 Friday Final date to submit intent to vacate notice for full deposit refund 5:00 p.m.
December 7 Friday Last meeting of classes
December 8 Saturday Reading day
December 10-14 Monday-Friday Final exams
December 15 Saturday Winter Commencement
December 15 Saturday Last meal before break - Atherton dining hall only (breakfast)
December 15 Saturday Residence halls close for winter break

Spring 2019

January 2 Wednesday  Apartments open for new residents 11:00 a.m.
January 7 Monday Residence halls opening for current members of Greek organizations 12:00 p.m.
January 8 Tuesday Residence halls opening for Greek Women’s Formal Recruitment 12:00 p.m.
January 9 Wednesday Residence halls opening for Greek Men’s Formal Recruitment 12:00 p.m.
January 9-13      Wednesday-Sunday   Men’s & Women's Formal Recruitment Week
January 11 Friday Transfer and New Student January Orientation
January 11 Friday Residence halls opening for transfer and new students 8:30 a.m.
January 18 Friday

Final date for non-resident new Greek members to cancel meal plan to dine in chapter house for spring semester (pro-rated refund)

January 12 Saturday Meal plans start for transfer and new students (dinner)
January 13 Sunday Residence halls opening for returning students 10:00 a.m.
January 13 Sunday Meal plans start for returning students (dinner)
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King holiday (no classes)
January 16 Tuesday First day of class
March 9 Saturday Last meal before spring break (breakfast)
March 9 Saturday Residence halls close for spring break 12:00 p.m.
March 11-15 Monday-Friday Spring break (no classes)
March 17 Sunday Residence hall reopen 10:00 a.m.
March 17 Sunday First meal after break (dinner)
April 29 Monday Last meeting of classes
April 30 Tuesday Reading day
May 1-7 Wednesday-Tuesday Final exams
May 8 Wednesday Residence halls close for non-graduates 12:00 p.m.
May 8 Wednesday Last meal for non-graduates (breakfast)
May 10 Friday Last meal for graduating students (lunch)
May 11 Saturday Commencement
May 12 Sunday Residence halls close for graduates
May 31 Friday Apartments close for non-summer residents