Important Dates

2017-2018 Academic Year (Dates subject to change)

Fall 2017 Semester

  • August 24 - Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • August 25 - New Student Move In – Residence Halls
  • August 26 - Returning Student Move In – Residence Halls and Apartments
  • August 28 - First Day of Classes
  • September 1 - Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • September 4 - Labor Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • September 11 - Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begin
  • November 10 - Veterans Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • November 17 - Room Change Freeze Begins
  • November 18 - Dining Plan Service Suspended for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 20 to 24 - Thanksgiving Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • November 23 & 24 - Residential Life Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 26 - Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • December 15 - Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • December 16 - Residence Halls and Apartments Final Day to Checkout for Winter Break if leaving JU (10:00am)

Spring 2018 Semester

  • January 5 – Spring Residence Hall Move In begins at Noon – Winter Break Housing Ends
  • January 7 - Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • January 8 - First Day of Classes
  • January 9 - Room Change Freeze Begins
  • January 12 - Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • January 15 - MLK Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • January 22 - Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begins
  • March 9 - Dining Plan Service Suspended for Spring Break
  • March 12 to 16 - Spring Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • March 15 & 16 - Residential Life Office Closed for Spring Break
  • March 18 - Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • March 19 - Open Room Change Period Ends / Room Change Freeze Begins
  • April 27 - Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • April 28 - Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Semester (10:00am)
  • April 29 - Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Graduating Seniors (10:00am)

 2016-2017 Important Dates