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Important Housing Dates


Select the correct academic year for important housing dates:

 

August 19-20

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Move In

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan is WKU's transition program for all new undergraduate students and is designed to help you smoothly transition to your new life as a Hilltopper.

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Saturday, August 24

Residence Halls Open

All residence halls open at 8 AM for all new and returning students not participating in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan.

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Monday, August 26

Fall Semester Classes Begin

 

Tuesday, September 3

Room Change Requests Begin

Room change requests are accepted through the Housing Portal.

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September 27-28

Parent & Family Weekend

Parent & Family Weekend includes a series of events for the entire family.

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October 10-11

Fall Break

All residence halls remain open.

Wednesday, November 27

Halls Close for Thanksgiving Break at 10 AM

All residence halls, except Douglas Keen, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls, close for Thanksgiving Break.

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Saturday, November 30

Halls Reopen at TBD

All residence halls reopen from Thanksgiving Break.

December 9-13

Saturday, December 14

Halls Close for Winter Break at 6 PM

All residence halls, except Douglas Keen, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls, close for Winter Break.

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Friday, January 24

Halls Reopen at 8 AM

All residence halls reopen for the spring semester.

Tuesday, January 27

Spring Semester Classes Begin

 

Thursday, February 13

Room Change Requests End

 

February 24 - March 6

Phase 1 | Renew Your Housing for 2020-2021

Students Returning to On-Campus Housing for 2020-2021

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

March 16-31

Phase 2 | Renew Your Housing for 2020-2021

Students Returning to On-Campus Housing for 2020-2021

During Phase 2 you can select a new room, add a roommate, join a hall waitlist, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

Friday, March 6

Halls Close for Spring Break at 6 PM

All residence halls, except Barnes Campbell, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls, close for Spring Break.

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March 9-13

Spring Break

 

Sunday, March 15

Halls Reopen at Noon

 

May 11-15

Saturday, May 16

All Halls Close at 6 PM

All residence halls close and residents must checkout of their rooms with a staff member. 

Move Out Instructions

Saturday, May 16, 6 PM-Sunday, May 17 10 AM

Summer Hall Move-In

Students living on campus during the summer will move into the summer hall.

Summer Hall Information 

 Available Soon!

 


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