2020-2021 Opening/Closing Dates

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The Office of Residence Life and Housing is pleased to share the following dates related to the opening and closing of our residential communities for the 2020-2021 Academic Year.

A full 2020-2021 Academic Calendar is available here.

Additional dates from the department will be made available via the Dates & Deadlines section as they are finalized.

  • November 2020
    • Tuesday, November 24 – Residence Halls close @ 5 p.m.
      • A petition to stay is now available via our Housing Portal and is due on November, 1, 2020.
  • December 2020
    • Sunday, December 13 – Winter Break begins
      • Residence halls close for all students not approved for Winter Break housing @ 2 p.m.
  • January 2021 
    • Saturday, January 23 – Move-In for students moving on to campus for the Spring 2021 semester
      • Appointments will be required, additional details to come.
    • Sunday, January 24 – Tuesday, January 26 – Residence Halls open for all students for the Spring 2021 semester
      • Residence Halls open @ 9 a.m.
  • May 2021 
    • Saturday, May 15 – Final exams end
    • Sunday, May 16 – Residence Halls close @ 2 p.m. for non-seniors (unless approved for Interim Housing)
    • Monday, May 17 – Commencement
      • Residence Halls close for seniors and those not approved for Interim Housing @ 7 p.m.

If you have questions or concerns please contact us at housing@wfu.edu or 336.758.5185.