Holiday Break Information

The following is important information regarding residence hall and cafeteria openings and closings during the upcoming holiday breaks.

Fall Break (Monday, October 14, 2013 through Sunday, October 20, 2013):
  • Residence Halls OPEN- all residence halls remain open during the recess
  • Cafeteria: CLOSED- after dinner on Friday, October 11, 2013 and RE-OPEN for breakfast on Sunday, October 20, 2013
  • Regular Cafeteria Hours resume on Sunday, October 20, 2013
  • If you are planning on staying during Fall Break, please sign-up and notify your Resident Assistant (RA) by Friday, October 11, 2013 at 12:00p
Thanksgiving (Wednesday, November 27, 2013 through Sunday, December 1, 2013):
  • Residence Halls: OPEN- all residence halls remain open during the recess
  • Cafeteria: CLOSED- after dinner on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 and RE-OPEN for breakfast on Monday, December 2, 2013
  • Regular Cafeteria Hours resume on Monday, December 2, 2013
  • If you are planning on staying during Thanksgiving, please sign-up and notify your Resident Assistant (RA) by Monday, November 25, 2013 at 5:00p
Christmas (Saturday, December 21, 2013 through Sunday, January 12, 2014):
  • Residence Halls: CLOSED- all residence halls close at 5pm on Saturday, December 21, 2013 and RE-OPEN at 9:00am on Saturday, January 11, 2014
  • Cafeteria: CLOSED- after dinner on Friday, December 20, 2013 and RE-OPEN for breakfast on Saturday, January 11, 2014.
  • Housing will be provided for individuals who demonstrate an exceptional need to stay late, overnight ,or during an entire holiday recess or semester break after the halls close. Exceptional need is based on the traveling distance from your home or permanent place of residence to the residence halls. An exception may be granted depending on whether you live out of state, out of country, participate in athletics, and/or are employed on or near campus. In case of employment, you must submit your work schedule.
  • All residential students that need to stay over break will be charged $18 per day.
  • For security reasons, key card access will be denied and remain so until the residence halls RE-OPEN on Saturday, January 11, 2014.
  • If you are requesting to remain on campus during the Christmas Recess, you must be granted approval from the Director of Residential Life. If you are requesting to stay over during the Christmas Recess, please complete the Extended Stay Form (PDF)   and return the completed form to your Resident Assistant (RA) or the Office of Residential Life by Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:00p. Hall meetings will be conducted prior to the Christmas Recess to go over the Holiday Break Procedures
  • The deadline to request to remain on campus during the Christmas Recess is at Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:00p
Spring Break (Monday, March 10, 2014 through Sunday, March 16, 2014):
  • Residence Halls: OPEN- all residence halls remain open during the recess
  • Cafeteria: CLOSED- after lunch on Friday, March 7, 2014 and RE-OPEN for breakfast on Saturday, March 15, 2014
  • If you are planning on staying for Spring Break, please sign-up and notify your Resident Assistant (RA) by Friday, March 7, 2014 at 12:00p
Easter Recess (Friday, April 18, 2014 through Monday, April 21, 2014):
  • Residence Halls: OPEN- all residence halls remain open during the recess
  • Cafeteria: CLOSED- after dinner on Thursday, April 17, 2014 and RE-OPEN for breakfast on Monday, April 21, 2014
  • If you are planning on staying for Easter Recess, please sign-up and notify your Resident Assistant (RA) by Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:00p
This page was last updated on Mar. 31, 2014.
Problem with this page? Contact the Web Content Manager.
Our mission is to develop Christian leaders