Contract Dates

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Below you will find a list of dates important to the housing contract process and opening and closing dates for the residence halls.

Housing Contract Dates

Academic Year 2023 – 2024
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 Phase 1 — Online Contract

Housing contract begins. — 2 p.m.

New first-year students only


You must be admitted to the university before contracting.
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 Returning and Transfer Student Housing Application Opens — 10 a.m.
Greek Housing Contract Opens
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Spring Housing Contract Begins — 10 a.m. (Spring 2023 only)
Tuesday, November 8, 2022 Spring Off Campus Meal Plan Contract Begins — 10 a.m. (Spring 2023 only)
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Phase 2 — Profiles
Includes Living Learning Community application and profile set-up for roommate matching — 10 a.m.
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 Priority Deadline for Living Learning Communities (LLCs)
Friday, January 20, 2023 Priority Deadline for Returning and Transfer Students
Tuesday, February 7, 2023 Phase 3 — Roommate Selection

Roommate Selection Begins — 10 a.m.
Late March 2023 Phase 4 — Meal Plan and Room Selection

Select Your Meal Plan and Room on Campus
Friday, March 10, 2023 The university may retain Forty Dollars ($40) if the contract is cancelled by noon on March 10, 2023. The amount refunded would be Two Hundred Dollars ($200).
Thursday, March 16, 2023 Honors' Fellows
Honors housing priority is reserved for admitted honors students who applied to the Honors College by December 15 of their senior year.
March 16–20, 2023 Honors Room Selection
Honors housing priority is reserved for admitted honors students who applied to the Honors College by December 15 of their senior year.
March 28—31, 2023 Room Selection— Round One (including LLCs)
April 4, 2023 Summer School Contract 2023 Opens
April 11—14 2023 Room Selection — Round Two
April 25—28, 2023 Room Selection — Round Three
Friday, May 12, 2023 The university may retain One Hundred Forty Dollars ($140) if the contract is cancelled by noon on May 12, 2023. The amount refunded would be One Hundred Dollars ($100).
May 16—19, 2023 Room Selection — Round Four

Additional rounds of room selection will be offered as needed

Thursday, June 15, 2023 Phase 5 — Select Arrival Time

Arrival Time Selection Begins
May 31, 2023 Self-section room assignment process ends — Noon
Mid-August Move-in 2023
Friday, June 23, 2023 The university may retain One Hundred Ninety Dollars ($190.00) if the contract is cancelled by noon on June 23, 2023. The amount refunded would be Fifty Dollars ($50).
The university may retain the full Two Hundred Forty Dollars ($240) if the contract cancellation is received on or after noon June 23, 2023.

Residence Hall Opening and Closing Dates

Academic Year 2022 – 2023
Friday, Dec. 16, 2022 (Winter Break) Halls Close — 5 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 2, 2023 Halls Open — Noon
Friday, March 17, 2023 (Spring Break) Halls Close — 5 p.m.
Sunday, March 26, 2023 Halls Open — Noon
End of Spring Semester Students must check out no later than 24 hours after their last exam.

Open During Winter and Spring Breaks

Not all residence halls close during academic breaks. See below for which halls remain open and closed during mid-year breaks.

Other Communities

Closed During Winter and Spring Breaks

Residence Halls