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 2020


22-23: Move-in for international students

24-27: Move-in for new domestic students

28-30: Move-in for returning students

30: First day of classes. Student must be checked-in by 5 p.m.


01: Application opens for spring 2021 housing (new applicants)

12: Winter break application opens


01: Deadline to submit early release request without financial penalty

22: Winter break application deadline

25: Winter break begins; residence halls and apartments close at 10 a.m.

25: End of the semester room changes must be complete


01: Deposit collection deadline for spring 2021 housing (new applicants)

01: Deadline to cancel spring application (new applicants only)

Residence Halls and Apartments Close During Breaks

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