Winter Break: The period between fall and winter quarters—winter break—is not covered by the academic year housing contract. In addition to the campus dining halls and most other dining locations being closed during the winter break, the residential facilities at the ten colleges, Transfer Community, Redwood Grove, The Village, and the University Town Center will be close at 12 noon on Friday,December 13, 2013 and will reopen on Friday, January 3, 2014.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 Finals and fall quarter end. Last meal served is dinner.
Friday, December 13, 2013 Residences close at 12:00 noon.
Friday, January 3, 2014 Residences officially reopen at 10:00 a.m. First meal served is brunch - more »
Monday, January 6, 2014 Instruction begins for winter quarter
Students who have a valid need to stay in residence during the weekend following fall finals (Dec.13-15) may request a winter break contract extension. Requests will be limited to these specific dates and are subject to the review and approval of the student’s college/residential facility.
Spring Break The period of residence between winter and spring quarters is covered by this contract. Although there is no additional fee, Student may be required to submit a written request to remain in residence during any portion of the break period. Please note that dining service in the dining halls is not available during this time.
Housing and the Camper Park
The housing contracts for Graduate Student Housing and the Camper Park are for the full academic year (through the end of June), and students may stay in residence during all academic breaks.
NOTE: Utility shutdowns will occur during the 2013-14 contract period which will result in Graduate Student Housing and the Camper Park being without electricity during the following dates: August 31 – September 2, 2013 and December 2013 (exact dates to be determined). During these scheduled outages, residents may choose to make their own arrangements to stay off-campus with family/friends or relocate to an alternate location provided by the University. For security and safety reasons, residents will not be allowed to remain in their apartment during these scheduled power outages. More information »