Dates & Deadlines

Residence Hall Closure Dates (2015-2016)

Residence Halls will close for the following breaks:

Winter Break: Saturday, December 19, 2015 at noon
Spring Break: Saturday, March 12, 2016 at noon
Spring Semester (non-seniors): Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at noon
Spring Semester (all students): Saturday, May 14, 2016 at noon

Students should begin making plans now for flights and other means of transportation. Students who do not leave the residence halls on time are subject to a Residential Life fine for each day they stay within the residence halls without authorization.

Any student, unless previously approved, requesting to stay in the Residence Halls during Spring Break must complete a request form by clicking the link below.  All requests must be submitted by Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 11:59 p.m.

Spring Break Housing Request Form

Residence Hall Re-Open Dates (2015-2016)

Residence Halls will re-open on the following dates:

JanuaryTerm (approved students only): Sunday, January 3, 2016 at noon
Spring Semester: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at noon
Post-Spring Break: Sunday, March 20, 2016 at noon

Students may not return earlier than their approved return date.  Students who return early without proper approval are subject to a Residential Life fine for each day they return early.  Early arrival approval may be obtained by contacting Residential Life Main Office professional staff.

Online Room Draw & Informational Session Dates

Students can see instructions on how to participate in Online Room Draw via the online Room Draw Tutorial.  Please note that first-year, sophomores, and juniors are required to live on-campus. Please read Whittier College's Off-Campus Living policy for more details. Students will have the opportunity to gain access through their Moodle account to sign up for 2015-2016 housing