Campus Life

Important Housing Dates

August 1, 2019

Deadline to cancel room reservation.  Must be submitted in writing by August 1, 2019 to receive $250 of the $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit back.

The balance of the Residence Confirmation Deposit ($250) is neither refundable nor transferable, and is absorbed by the University. There are no refunds of the $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit after August 1, 2018.

 August 31, 2019

Residence Move-In BEGINS @ 9:00 am.

September 4, 2019

FALL TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

Last day of Residence Move-In (5:00 pm). If students are planning on arriving after 5:00pm on September 5, 2018 they need to contact Housing & Residence.

September 13, 2019

Last day for final payment of Fall term fees.

October 14, 2019

Thanksgiving Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

November 11-17, 2019

Fall Break. NO CLASSES.

November 11, 2019

Remembrance Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

December 4, 2019

Last day of classes in Fall term.

PLEASE NOTE

Individual check out dates begin 24 hours after students' last exam or scheduled class. 

Be sure to check your Self-Service Banner and notify Housing & Residence of any changes to your departure date.  

December 5-6, 2019

Study Days. NO CLASSES.

December 7, 2019

Start of final examinations.

December 8, 2019

Patronal Feast of the University. .

December 19, 2019

End of final exams and end of the Fall term. Note: Subject to change should it not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the designated time frame.

January 6, 2020

Residence Re-opens @ 9:00 am.

January 8, 2020

WINTER TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

January 17, 2020

Last day for final payment of Winter term fees.

February 1, 2020

Residence applications for Spring 2020, Spring & Summer 2020, Summer 2020, and Academic Year 2020-2021 available throught SMUport.

February 17, 2020

Heritage Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

February 17-21, 2020

Winter Break. NO CLASSES. (Administrative offices OPEN.)

March 1, 2020

RETURNERS: Deadline for students wishing to return to residence to have Residence Application completed in order to maintain room preference senority.  $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit must also be paid by May 15, 2019 for this to apply.  

April 7, 2020

Last day of classes in Winter term.

April 8, 2020

Study day. NO CLASSES.

April 9, 2020

Start of final examinations.

April 22, 2020

End of final examinations and end of the Winter term. Note: Subject to change should it not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the designated time frame.

May 15, 2020

Deadline for confirming your space in residence by submitting your signed Residence Agreement and $500 residence deposit to Housing & Residence.
*** Based on continued availability, applications are accepted and assignments continue throughout the summer. ***

 *Other Academic and University important dates can be located HERE.