Important Dates

2019-2020 Academic Year

All dates listed below are subject to change.

Fall 2019 Semester

  • August 19: Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • August 23: New Student Move In – Residence Halls
  • August 24: Returning Student Move In – Residence Halls and Apartments
  • August 26: First Day of Classes
  • August 30: Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • September 2: Labor Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • September 9: Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begin
  • November 11: Veterans Day: Observed (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • November 23: Dining Plan Service Suspended for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 25: Room Change Freeze Begins
  • November 25 to 29: Thanksgiving Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • November 28 & 29: Residential Life Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
  • December 1: Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • December 13: Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • December 14: Residence Halls and Apartments Final Day to Checkout for Winter Break if leaving JU (10:00am)

Spring 2020 Semester

  • January 3: Spring Residence Hall Move In begins at Noon – Winter Break Housing Ends
  • January 5: Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • January 6: First Day of Classes
  • January 6: Room Change Freeze Begins
  • January 10: Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • January 20: MLK Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • January 21: Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begins
  • March 7: Dining Plan Service Suspended for Spring Break
  • March 9 to 13: Spring Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • March 12 & 13: Residential Life Office Closed for Spring Break
  • March 15: Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • March 16: Open Room Change Period Ends / Room Change Freeze Begins
  • April 24: Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • April 25: Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Semester (10:00am)
  • April 26: Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Graduating Seniors (10:00am)

2018-2019 Important Dates