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Residence Life Calendar

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Fall 2019

August 1 Thursday Apartments open for new residents at 9:00 AM
August 24 Saturday Residence hall open for new first-year and transfer students
August 24 Saturday New Student Orientation begins 
August 25 Sunday Fairview House opens for returning students

August 25

Sunday Meal plans begin with dinner
August 28 Wednesday First day of classes
September 2 Monday Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
October 17–18 Thursday–Friday Fall Break (no classes)
November 8–10 Friday–Sunday Family Weekend
November 22 Friday

Last meal in dining hall before Thanksgiving break (dinner)

November 23–December 1 Saturday–Saturday Residence halls closed for Thanksgiving break
December 1 Sunday Residence halls reopen at 10:00 AM
December 1 Sunday First meal after Thanksgiving break (dinner)
December 1 Friday Final date to submit intent to vacate notice for full deposit refund 5:00 PM
December 13 Friday Last meeting of classes
December 14 Saturday Reading day
December 16–20 Monday–Friday Final exams
December 20 Friday Winter Commencement
December 20 Friday Last meal before break—Atherton dining hall only (dinner)
December 21 Saturday Residence halls close for winter break (noon)

Spring 2020

January 2 Thursday Apartments open for new residents at 11:00 AM
January 6 Monday Residence halls open for current members of Greek organizations at noon
January 7 Tuesday Residence halls open for Greek Women’s Formal Recruitment at noon
January 8 Wednesday Residence halls open for Greek Men’s Formal Recruitment at noon
January 8–12      Wednesday–Sunday   Men’s and Women's Formal Recruitment Week
January 10 Friday Transfer and New Student January Orientation
January 10 Friday Residence halls open for transfer and new students at 8:30 AM
January 11 Saturday Meal plans start for transfer and new students (dinner)
January 12 Sunday Residence halls open for returning students at 10:00 AM
January 12 Sunday Meal plans start for returning students (dinner)
January 13 Monday First day of class
January 20 Monday Martin Luther King holiday (no classes)
January 22 Wednesday Last day to change/add a dining plan for spring semester
March 6 Saturday Last meal before spring break (dinner)
March 7 Saturday Residence halls close for spring break at noon
March 9–13 Monday–Friday Spring break (no classes)
March 15 Sunday Residence halls reopen at 10:00 AM
March 15 Sunday First meal after break (dinner)
April 27 Monday Last meeting of classes
April 28 Tuesday Reading day
April 29–May 5 Wednesday–Tuesday Final exams
May 6 Wednesday Residence halls close for non-graduates at noon
May 5 Tuesday Last meal for non-graduates (dinner)
May 9 Saturday Commencement
May 10 Sunday Residence halls close for graduates and all apartment community residents by 4:00 PM