Fall Break Friday, October 14, 2016
No classes-housing and dining operations will remain open.
2017-2018 Housing Application Process information distributed November 2016
Thanksgiving Break Residence halls close: Saturday, November 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.

Halls re-open: Friday, November 25, 2016, at 4 p.m.
Note: The football game against the University of Virginia will be played here.

Dining centers opening TBD.

Exceptions apply for residents of 10-month residence halls: complete the 10-month building break registration form (click here) between 8 a.m., Tuesday, 1 November 2016, to 2 p.m., Thursday, November 17, 2016.
Fall 2016 Classes End Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Fall 2016 Reading Day Thursday, December 8, 2016
Fall 2016 Exams Friday, December 9, 2016 – Thursday, December 15, 2016
Dining Plans End with Dinner Meal 8 p.m., Thursday, December 15, 2016
End of Fall Semester 2016 for students not involved with Fall Commencement

Friday, December 16, 2016

Students must check out of their rooms within 24 hours after their last exam, but no later than noon, Friday, December 16, if they are not directly involved with the commencement ceremony.

If you are graduating or are directly involved with the Commencement activities or have an extenuating circumstance, complete the checkout form to request late checkout request form in the StarRez Portal between 8 a.m., November 1, 2016, and 2 p.m., Monday, December 12, 2017.

If you are a resident of a 10-month building, please use the break registration form in StarRez Portal (select Break Housing Registration from the menu)..
Fall Commencement (University and Graduate School Ceremonies) Friday, December 16, 2016
End Fall 2016 Semester; Residence Halls Close

Saturday, December 17, 2016, at noon


If you are a resident of a 10-month building, please use the break registration form in StarRez Portal (select Break Housing Registration from the menu).

Residential Classes (Blacksburg)

Sunday, 1 January 2017

Residence halls open for residents registered for Winter 2017 classes. 

(click here to apply)

Dining Services are not available during the winter break.
 

Winter Session Classes End

Friday, January 13, 2017

Winter Session Exams

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Residence Halls Open Early

Friday, January 13, 2017, at noon

Check-in for new/newly assigned residents will be from noon until 5:00 p.m.

New students, especially those who have needs for Hokie Passport and other university services, will be encouraged to use this day to move in, as those offices will be open.

Corps of Cadets students and resident advisors should follow directives from command staff and residence life supervisors about their specific schedules.

Residents returning from the fall semester can arrive any time or day after Friday at noon; however, returning students are encouraged to wait until Saturday/Sunday to return.

Dining Services will be available starting Friday, January 13, 2017, with the lunch meal. (Dining Services Hours)
Residence Halls Open

Saturday, January 14, 2017
Noon to 5:00 p.m.

Check-in for newly assigned residents will continue at area offices. Most university offices are closed on this day.
No check-in scheduled for Sunday, January 15, 2017.

Students returning from the fall semester can arrive any time or day after Friday at noon; however, returning students are encouraged to wait until Saturday/Sunday to return.

Dining Services will be available starting Friday, January 13, 2017, with the lunch meal. (Dining Services Hours)

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Monday, January 16, 2017

No classes and most university offices closed.

Housing and Residence Life office will be open.
Spring Classes Begin Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Housing Application Process for 2017-2018
(Returning students only)
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. – Friday, January 20, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.
Returning Student Housing Offers for 2017-2018 Distributed On or about February 1 for returning students
2017-2018 Returning Housing/Dining Contracts Due Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.
Commencement Housing Building Late Stay Request Residents of Lee, Pritchard, New Residence Hall East, New Hall West, and Peddrew-Yates must register any request to stay past Noon, 11 May 2017, as their building will be used for Commencement Housing activities.   Students who are graduating, participating in commencement activities, or otherwise have a extenuating circumstance should register their request by 5 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017, using the late check-out request form on the StarRez Portal.
Spring Break Residence halls close: Saturday, March 4, 2017, at 10 a.m.

Residence halls re-open: Sunday, March 12, 2017, at 8 a.m.

Exceptions apply for residents of 10-month residence halls: complete the 10-month building break registration form (click here to apply) between 8 a.m., February 15, to 2 p.m., March 2, 2017.
Tentative Housing Assignments for 2017–2018 Posted for Returning Students Early May
Spring 2017 Classes End Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Spring 2017 Reading Day Thursday, May 4, 2017
Spring 2017 Exams Friday, May 5 – Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Spring 2017 Dining Plans End with Dinner Meal 8 p.m., Wednesday, May 10, 2017
End of Spring Semester 2017 for students not involved with Spring Commencement

Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 12 noon

Students must check out of their rooms within 24 hours after their last exam, but no later than noon, Thursday, May 11, if they are not directly involved with the commencement ceremony.

If you are graduating or are directly involved with the Commencement activities or have an extenuating circumstance, complete the checkout form to request late checkout on the StarRez Portal between 8 a.m. on April 1 and 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, 2017.

 

Residents of Lee, Pritchard, New Residence Hall East, New Hall West, and Peddrew-Yates must register any request to stay past Noon, 11 May 2017, as their building will be used for Commencement Housing activities.   Students who are graduating, participating in commencement activities, or otherwise have a extenuating circumstance should register their request by 5 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017, using the late check-out request form on the StarRez Portal.

Graduate Commencement Ceremony and Senior Day Thursday, 11 May 2017
University Commencement and College and Departmental Ceremonies Friday, May 12, 2017
College and Departmental Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Residence Halls Close

Sunday, May 14, 2017, at noon

All students except graduate/professional students living in the Graduate Life Center at Donaldson Brown holding a 12-month contract must be checked out by this date.  Students returning to on-campus housing for summer school should follow summer housing information for transition planning.

Summer I 2017 Residence Hall Calendar

Check-in days

Sunday, May 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Main Housing Office located in New Hall West, Suite 144

 

You may also check in during weekdays, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the main housing office.

 

Dining Plans Begin

Sunday, May 21, 2017, first dining plan meal served for evening/dinner meal at D2

Summer I Classes in session

Monday, May 22, 2017 – Thursday, June 29, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017: No classes and university offices closed in observance of Memorial Day

 

Summer I Exams

Friday, June 30, 2017 and Saturday, July 1, 2017

 

Residence halls close for Summer I residents not continuing to Summer II

Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

Summer II 2017 Residence Hall Calendar

 

Dining Plans Begin

Second Summer dining plans start on Sunday, July 2, 2017, at the evening/dinner meal

Check-in days

Location:  144 New Hall West

  • Sunday, July 2, 2017, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Monday, July 3, 2017, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2017: No classes. University offices closed in observance of Independence Day. No check-in scheduled for July 4th.
  • Wednesday-Friday, July 5-7, 2017, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 

Classes in session

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 –  Friday, August 11, 2017

Exams

Saturday, August 12, 2017 and Monday, August 14, 2017

Residence halls close for all residents

Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.