Important Dates

2018-2019 Academic Year

All dates listed below are subject to change.

Fall 2018 Semester

  • August 23: Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • August 24: New Student Move In – Residence Halls
  • August 25: Returning Student Move In – Residence Halls and Apartments
  • August 27: First Day of Classes
  • August 31: Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • September 3: Labor Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • September 10: Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begin
  • November 10: Veterans Day: Observed (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • November 17: Dining Plan Service Suspended for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 19: Room Change Freeze Begins
  • November 19 to 23: Thanksgiving Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • November 22 & 23: Residential Life Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
  • November 25: Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • December 14: Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • December 15: Residence Halls and Apartments Final Day to Checkout for Winter Break if leaving JU (10:00am)

Spring 2019 Semester

  • January 4: Spring Residence Hall Move In begins at Noon – Winter Break Housing Ends
  • January 6: Dining Plan Service Begins for the Semester
  • January 7: First Day of Classes
  • January 7: Room Change Freeze Begins
  • January 7: Last Day to Change Dining Plan for the Semester
  • January 21: MLK Day (Residential Life Office Closed)
  • January 22: Room Change Freeze Lifted / Open Room Change Period Begins
  • March 8: Dining Plan Service Suspended for Spring Break
  • March 11 to 15: Spring Break (Residence Halls and Apartments Remain Open)
  • March 14 & 15: Residential Life Office Closed for Spring Break
  • March 17: Dining Plan Service Resumes for Remainder of Semester
  • March 18: Open Room Change Period Ends / Room Change Freeze Begins
  • April 26: Last Day of Dining Service for the Semester
  • April 27: Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Semester (10:00am)
  • April 28: Residence Halls and Apartments Close for Graduating Seniors (10:00am)

2017-2018 Important Dates