Residence halls are closed during Thanksgiving break, semester break, and spring break. The halls will close on the day after final exams end. Baker Refectory will close at 8:30 a.m. and the residence halls at 9:30 a.m. Residence halls will reopen at 1:00 p.m. on the day before classes resume. Students are expected to vacate college housing during these breaks. A limited amount of break housing is available for students in need during Thanksgiving and spring break. Students who have legitimate needs to remain on campus during breaks should petition the Office of Residential Life two weeks prior to the break. The Office of Residential Life will review the petition and grant permission when appropriate. There is a $20 charge/day for break housing. All college rules and regulations apply during breaks.

The college residence halls are closed during the semester break. All residence halls will be secured and will not reopen until 1:00 p.m. on the day before the start of the spring semester. There will be NO break housing available during the semester break.