If you need to stay on campus at UB during fall break, winter break or spring break, we can help.
While UB’s residence halls and apartments are closed during the fall, winter and spring break periods, housing is available for approved students. Students who wish to stay during a break period must request break housing and be approved by the appropriate deadline.
Because very few students stay on campus during breaks, some services (including transportation, meal and mail services) are very limited during these times.
Prior to any given break, students will receive a “Closing Notice” outlining important information regarding hall closing in their area. During breaks:
Break housing is limited to students who have an academic or unavoidable reason to stay on campus. These reasons include (but are not limited to):
Yes. If you are approved for break housing, you can stay in your room. However, please note that some services may be limited.
You must request break housing during the applicable application window. There is no charge for break housing.
|Break Period ||App Opens ||App Deadline ||Break Starts ||Break Ends |
|Fall||Nov. 4||Nov. 25 at 9 a.m. ||Nov. 27 @ 9 a.m.||Dec. 1 @ noon|
|Winter||Dec. 2||Dec. 12||Dec. 17 @ 9 a.m. ||Jan 26 @ noon|
|Spring||Mar. 2||Mar. 11||Mar. 14 @ 9 a.m.||Mar. 22 @ noon|