Important Dates

2020-2021 Academic Year

All dates listed below are subject to change.

Fall 2020 Semester

  • August 17 - Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • August 21 - New Student Move In – Residence Halls
  • August 22 - Returning Student Move In – Residence Halls and Apartments (10AM – 3PM)
  • August 24 - First Day of Classes
  • August 28 - Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • September 7 - Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begin
  • November 21 - Dining Plan Service Suspended for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 30 - Room Change Freeze Begins
  • November 23 to 27 - Thanksgiving Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • November 25 – 27 - Residential Life Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 29 - Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • December 11 - Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • December 12 - Residence Halls and Apartments Final Day to Checkout for Winter Break if leaving JU (10:00am)

Spring 2021 Semester

  • January 8 - Spring Residence Hall Move In begins at Noon – Winter Break Housing Ends
  • January 10 - Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • January 11 - First Day of Classes (room freeze still in effect)
  • January 15 - Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • January 18 - MLK Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • January 25 - Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begins
  • March 14 - Dining Plan Service Suspended for Spring Break
  • March 15 – 19 - Spring Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • March 18 & 19 - Residential Life Office Closed for Spring Break
  • March 21 - Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • March 22 - Room Change Freeze Begins
  • April 30 - Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • May 1 - Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Semester (10:00am)

2018-2019 Important Dates