Dates & Deadlines

Residence Hall Closure Dates (2016-2017)

Residence Halls will close for the following breaks:

Winter Break: Saturday, December 17, 2016 at noon
Spring Break: Saturday, March 11, 2017 at noon
Spring Semester (non-seniors): Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at noon
Spring Semester (all students): Saturday, May 13, 2017 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 5, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

Spring Break Housing Request Form

Residence Hall Re-Open Dates (2016-2017)

Residence Halls will re-open on the following dates:

JanuaryTerm (approved students only): Sunday, January 1, 2017 at noon
Spring Semester: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at noon
Post-Spring Break: Sunday, March 18, 2017 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 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. 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 2016-2017 housing