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Housing Important Dates

WKU Important Dates

2018-2019 Housing Important Dates

Monday, August 20 & Tuesday, August 21

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan move-in

Saturday, August 25

Residence Halls open at 8:00 a.m. for all students not participating in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan 

Monday, August 27

Classes Begin

Tuesday, September 11

Room change requests begin

September 28-29

Parent and Family Weekend

October 11-12

Fall Break - Halls remain open

Saturday, October 27


Wednesday, November 21

Halls close for Thanksgiving break at 10 AM (except Barnes, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls)

Sunday, November 25

Halls reopen at Noon from Thanksgiving break

December 10-14

Final exams

Saturday, December 15

Residence halls close for winter break at 6 PM (except Barnes, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls)

Saturday, January 19

Halls open for spring semester at 8 AM

Tuesday, January 22

Classes begin

Thursday, February 7

Room change requests end


Online room selection process for returning students - Live ON!

Friday, March 1

Halls close for spring break at 6 PM (except Barnes, Hilltopper, Northeast and Bates-Runner Halls)

March 4-8

Spring break

Sunday, March 10

Halls reopen from spring break at Noon

May 6-10

Final exams

Saturday, May 11

All halls close at 6 pm  / View summer housing information*

Saturday, May 11 6 pm - Sunday, May 12 10 am

Students living in the summer hall move from their current assignment to the summer hall. 

*Residents are not required to remove their belongings from their residence hall room during Thanksgiving, winter or spring breaks. Watch for communication from HRL and check with your RA for closedown procedures. Any student needing to stay during the summer months will need to move to the summer residence hall. 

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 Last Modified 7/9/18