Important Dates

2018-2019 Academic Year

Dates 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 77 - 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