VACATIONS and BREAKS
As we move through the academic year, this page will change to reflect the vacation or break that is pending for that specific term. However, you can get an overview of the tentative calendar for the academic year, view the housing calendar for the current term, or see the academic calendar for the University by using the links below:
Students who wish to have a "lockout" device placed on their door, or have their locks placed in lockout mode (for electronic locks) for extra security must request to do so in writing in the University Housing office before 4:30 pm on Tuesday, November 22nd. All occupants of the room must sign the lockout request sheet if a lockout device is requested.
The Residence Halls will re-open at Noon on Sunday November, 25th
Thankgiving Break Information distributed to residents
Emergency Contact Information during Thanksgiving Break
Keep in mind the following basic information regarding the break:
The Residence Halls and the RSC will close at 5:00 pm, Friday, December 13, 2013
For residents staying on campus, mail can be picked up at the University Housing office M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, during the break.
The WOU Campus and University Housing WILL BE CLOSED DECEMBER 23-27, 2013.
Valsetz Dining Hall closes at 5:00 pm, Friday, December 13, 2013
There will be NO Food Service until Noon, Sunday, January 5, 2014
The Wolf Express will be open in the WUC, 8:00am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday - with the exception of the campus closure dates: December 23, 2013 through Friday, December 27, 2013.
Student Meal Cards will work for purchases here during this time period, but keep in mind that WINTER TERM Meal Plan dollars will NOT be added until AFTER the Holiday Break.
Arbor Park residents wishing to stay during the break must sign up to do so on the wou portal at: http://www.wou.edu/wouportal/ before 4:30 pm on Tuesday, December 10, 2013. (Your room rate includes the break so there is no further charge for you to stay during the break).
RESIDENTS OF ACKERMAN, BARNUM, BUTLER, HERITAGE and LANDERS HALLS - PLEASE NOTE:
If you choose to stay on campus during the break, you will be moving to GENTLE HALL for the break.
- YOU MUST COME TO THE UNIVERSITY HOUSING OFFICE BY 4:30 PM, TUESDAY DECEMBER 10th TO STAY!! - NO EXCEPTIONS!
You will sign up to stay for the break when you come to the office, and select your space in Gentle Hall.
WE WILL PLACE A ROOMMATE WITH YOU DURING THIS BREAK - If you know of someone that you would like to room with for the break and they would like to room with you, BRING THEM WITH YOU TO SIGN UP!
Please take everything that you will need during the break - YOU WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS TO YOUR ROOM UNTIL FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014 when you will turn in your Winter Break keys and move back into your regular room.
YOUR ACCOUNT WILL BE CHARGED $250 FOR STAYING FOR ANY OR ALL OF THE BREAK.
If you have questions regarding Winter Break, please contact University Housing