Important Dates for New First Year Students Starting Fall 2016

Complete and submit all required steps outlined on the status page

  • Early Arrivals (fall sports athletes): contact your coach for specific arrival information
  • New Student Orientation (First Year Student Move-In Day): Thursday, August 25, 2016
  • Transfer Student Move-In Day: Friday, August 26, 2016
    • Prior to August 25 – every student must complete all required items on the status page; holds on your account will prevent you from moving in!
      • Pay your bill – Due: August 5, 2016
      • Submit your Housing Application if you will be living on campus
      • Submit all health forms to Health Service
        • Fill out health insurance waiver form (if necessary)
      • A meningitis vaccination confirmation must be submitted to Health Service (resident students only)
  • First Day of Classes: Monday, August 29, 2016
  • Family Weekend: Saturday, October 1 – Sunday, October 2, 2016
  • Fall Break: Monday, October 10 & Tuesday, October 11; No Classes, offices open
  • Registration for Spring 2015 courses: Monday, November 7, 2016
  • Thanksgiving Break
    • Residence Halls close at 10 AM on Wednesday, November 23, 2016
    • Halls re-open on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 12 PM (noon)
  • Final exams begin: Monday, December 12, 2016
  • Move out of residence halls 24 hours after your last final exam
    • Residence halls close at 12 PM (noon) on Saturday, December 17, 2016