Campus Life

Important Housing Dates

August 1, 2018

Deadline to cancel room reservation.  Must be submitted in writing by August 1, 2018 to receive $250 of the $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit back.

The balance of the Residence Confirmation Deposit ($250) is neither refundable nor transferable, and is absorbed by the University. There are no refunds of the $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit after August 1, 2018.

 September 1, 2018

Residence Move-In BEGINS @ 9:00 am.

September 5, 2018

FALL TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

Last day of Residence Move-In (5:00 pm). If students are planning on arriving after 5:00pm on September 5, 2018 they need to contact Housing & Residence.

September 14, 2018

Last day for final payment of Fall term fees.

October 8, 2018

Thanksgiving Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

November 12-18, 2018

Fall Break. NO CLASSES.

November 12, 2018

In lieu of Remembrance Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

December 3, 2018

Last day of classes in Fall term.

PLEASE NOTE

Individual check out dates begin 24 hours after students last exam or scheduled class. 

Be sure to check your Self-Service Banner and notify Housing & Residence of any changes to your departure date.  

December 4, 2018

Study Day. NO CLASSES.

December 5, 2018

Start of final examinations.

December 8, 2018

Patronal Feast of the University. Normally no examinations are scheduled on this day.

December 18, 2018

End of final exams and end of the Fall term. Note: Subject to change should it not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the designated time frame.

January 5, 2019

Residence Re-opens @ 9:00 am.

January 8, 2019

WINTER TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

January 16, 2019

Last day for final payment of Winter term fees.

February 1, 2019

Residence applications for Spring 2019, Spring & Summer 2019, Summer 2019, and Academic Year 2019-2020 available throught SMUport.

February 18, 2019

Heritage Day - University closed. NO CLASSES.

February 19-22, 2019

Winter Break. NO CLASSES. (Administrative offices OPEN.)

March 1, 2019

RETURNERS: Deadline for students wishing to return to residence to have Residence Application completed in order to maintain room preference senority.  $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit must also be paid by May 15, 2019 for this to apply.  

April 3, 2019

Last day of classes in Winter term.

April 4, 2019

Study day. NO CLASSES.

April 5, 2019

Start of final examinations.

April 18, 2019

End of final examinations and end of the Winter term. Note: Subject to change should it not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the designated time frame.

May 15, 2019

Deadline for confirming your space in residence by submitting your signed Residence Agreement and $500 residence deposit to Housing & Residence.
*** Based on continued availability, applications are accepted and assignments continue throughout the summer. ***

 *Other Academic and University important dates can be located HERE.