Residence Halls/Greek Court Break Closing Dates and Times
Thanksgiving Break - Residence Halls and Greek Court close at 8:00 pm on Friday, November 20, 2015. Buildings will re-open at 1:00 pm on Sunday, November 29, 2015.
Students wishing to stay for the EIU football game vs. Eastern Kentucky this November 21 must complete the Break Housing Form at their front desk by November 19. Residents must be out of the building by 1:00 pm on November 21. Residents will not be permitted back in the building after the game.
Winter/Semester Break – Residence Halls and Greek Court close at 6:00 pm on Friday, December 18, 2015. Buildings will re-open at 9:00 am on Friday, January 8, 2016.
Spring Break – Residence Halls and Greek Court close at 8:00 pm on Friday, March 11, 2016. Buildings will re-open at 1:00 pm on Sunday, March 20, 2016.
Summer/End of Spring Semester – Residence Halls and Greek Court close at 6:00 pm on Friday, May 6, 2016.
On-campus residents can stay in Thomas, Lincoln, Stevenson and Douglas Halls for a fee during the Thanksgiving, Winter or Spring breaks. Residents may only stay if they have been given prior approval. Please contact Matt Boyer at 217-581-7482 for additional information.
University Court Apartments and University Apartments do not close during Thanksgiving, Winter or Spring break. Residents of these two apartment complexes should refer to their copy of the contract for Summer/End of Spring Semester closing information.