Important Dates

When can you move in? What time are the residence halls closed for break? Find a full calendar of important dates and the answers you need right here.

Fall 2017 On-Campus Move In

Fall 2017 move in information will be available in early July. Our general information is listed below. If you have additional questions, please call UB Campus Living at 716-645-2171. Live chat is available via our buffalo.edu/campusliving webpage. 

Fall 2017

August

19: Early arrival move in for approved students

24: Apartment and residence hall move in for all new students

25: Greiner and apartment move in for returning students

26: Residence hall move in for returning students

26-27: Fall Opening Weekend 

28: First day of fall classes; all on-campus students must be checked in by 5 p.m.

October

02: Deposit collection starts for spring 2018 housing (new applicants)

November

01: Deadline to submit early release request without financial penalty

01: Fall break application opens

20: Fall break housing requests due by 9 a.m.

22: Fall recess begins; residence halls close at 9 a.m.

26: Residence halls re-open at noon

29: Winter break application opens

December

01: Deposit collection deadline for spring 2018 housing (new applicants)  

08: Last day of classes

13: Winter break housing request due by 5 p.m.

18: Final exams end

19: Winter break begins; residence halls close at 9 a.m.

19: End of the semester room changes must be complete

Spring 2018

January

03: Winter Session move in begins at noon

04: Winter Session classes begin

20: Approved early arrival move in begins at 9 a.m.

22: Residence hall move in begins at noon for new international early arrival students   

24: Winter Session classes end

28: Apartment and residence hall move in begins at noon (all students)

29: First day of spring classes; all on-campus students must check in by 5 p.m.

March

01: Spring break housing application opens

14: Spring break housing application due by 5 p.m.  

17: Residence halls close for spring break at 9 a.m.

25: Residence halls open after spring break at noon

May

01: Deposit collection ends for fall 2018 housing (new/transfer students)  

01: Application deadline for summer housing

11: Last day of classes

14: First day of exams

15: Preference deadline for fall 2018 housing (new/transfer students)

18-21: Commencement weekend

20: Residence halls and academic-year apartments close at 5 p.m.

21: Residence halls and academic-year apartments close for graduating seniors at 9 a.m.

29: Summer session 1 starts

Residence Halls Close During Breaks

UB’s residence halls are closed during breaks, including Winter Session. Students who live in the residence halls must leave during these times unless they are approved for break housing. Learn more about break housing.