Important Dates

2022-2023 Important Dates


Planning ahead and want to know when the residence halls open and close for 2022-2023? Check out the dates below and keep these dates in mind when scheduling your travel. Only graduating seniors and those who are working to support university events such as graduation or Welcome2Mason events (certain days only) are eligible for an extended stay. All dates are based on the academic calendar and are subject to change.

Date Process Important Details
August 15 Early Arrival Upper-level  students eligible; application opens in Housing Portal on June 30
August 17-18 Freshman Move-In Freshmen are assigned days for move-in. Check Fall 2022 Move-In for more information.
August 19-21 Upper-Level Student Move-In Upper-level students are assigned days based on their last name. Check Fall 2022 Move-In for more information.

November 1

 

Fall 2022 Extended Stay, Spring 2023 Early Arrival, and Winter Break Housing Application Opens

Students can access the application in the Housing Portal. Students who apply for and receive Winter Break Housing will be assessed a $350 fee. The application will close on December 1, 2022.

November 1 Spring Applications 2023 Off campus students, looking to enroll for housing for the Spring 2023 semester, are able to apply starting November 1st.
November 23-27 Thanksgiving Recess All residence halls remain open. No application to stay necessary,
December 12 2023-2024 Housing Application Opens Current residents who would like to live on campus for the 2023-2024 academic year can apply through the Housing Portal.
December 14 Residence Halls Close for Winter Break Students not approved for Winter Break Housing or Extended Stay need to leave for winter break by 5:00pm.
December  19  Extended Stay Check-Out Students who were approved for an extended stay need to check out by 9:00 am on December 19.
January 17 Spring 2023 Early Arrival  The application opens on November 1 in the Housing Portal. Only approved students can participate in early arrival.
January 20 Residence Halls Open for Spring 2023 New and returning students not approved for early arrival may move in for the spring semester.
March 13-19 Spring Recess Residence halls remain open. No application to stay necessary.
April 12 Summer Housing Application Opens Students who will be enrolled in summer sessions or will need intern housing can apply in the housing portal. Students will receive their summer housing assignment when we move closer to the start of summer sessions.
April 13  2023-2024 Graduate Housing Application Opens

Current graduates who would like to live on campus for the 2023-2024 academic year can apply through the Housing Portal.

April 18 23-24 Housing Application Reops Residents with a spring housing assignment who missed the initial 23-24 housing application deadline are eligible to apply.
May 18 Residence Halls Close Students not approved for an extended stay will need to check out by Noon