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Staying on Campus During Winter Break

Traditional residence halls (excluding South Hall) will close for Winter Break at 6:00pm on Friday, December 20th and will re-open at 1:00pm on Tuesday, January 5th.  Winter Break Housing is available for those who need on-campus housing during this break for $25.00 per day.  Winter Break students may be assigned to double rooms with a roommate.

On Saturday, December 21st, between 8:00 am and 10:00 am, residents will be required to relocate to the Winter Break Hall.  Residents cannot stay in their current room and their access to their original building will be shut off until the start of J-Term.

The deadline for registering for break housing is Tuesday, December 5th.  Apply for Winter Break Housing.

Items to note:

  • South Hall will remain open during Winter Break with no charge to current South Hall residents who are returning for J-term/Spring as per the South Hall contract.
  • During Winter Break there is no mail delivery to the halls.  Mail Services is open limited hours and students can pick up their mail directly from Mail Services.  Please call for hours of operation at 253-535-7436.
  • Meal Plans are not available during the Winter Break period.  Old Main Market remains open for limited hours. Check Campus Restaurants hours of operation.
  • Campus Safety is a 24 hour, 7 days a week operation.  If you need to contact Campus Safety during the break period, you can be assured that the office will be open.