Important Dates 2013-14

August
14 Wed Football check-in from 9a-11a
16-21 Fri-Wed Other fall athletic arrivals; specifics will be communicated by coaches
18 Sun Sorority check-in from 11a-1p
20 Tues Fraternity check-in from 9a-11a
24 Sat FY move-in at Barker/Kresge (9a-1p); Transfer check-in at the info desk at Kent Campus Center (9a-1p)
25 Sun Returner move-in from 9a-3p
27 Tues Classes begin
28  Wed Fall Convocation
September
2 Mon Labor Day – no classes
3 Tues Last day to add/drop classes
October
11-13 Fri-Sun Homecoming/Family Weekend
16 Wed Halls and Greek Houses Close at 10p for Fall Break
20 Sun Halls and Greek Houses Open at 12p
31 Thurs SafeBlock (Trick or Treating on campus), 6p
 
November
26 Tues Halls and Greek Houses close at 10p for Thanksgiving Break
December
1 Sun Halls and Greek Houses open at 12p
6 Fri 24-Quiet Hours begin at midnight
10-12 Tues-Thurs Finals week
12 Thurs Halls and Greek Houses Close at 6p for Winter Break
13  Fri Make up day for finals in case of bad weather
14  Sat Commencement; Seniors check-out by 8pm
January
12 Sun Halls and Greek Houses open at 12p
14 Mon Classes begin for second semester
20 Wed 8pm, Res Life Staff Info Session #1 – Barker 1st Lounge
30 Thurs 8pm, Res Life Staff Info Session #2 – Kent Senate Room
31 Fri Returning Staff Applications due to Student Development
February
7
Fri New Staff Applications due to Student Development
9 Sun Staff Selection group interviews
10-13 Mon-Thurs Staff selection individual interviews
19 Wed Staff Selection Letters mailed
17 Mon Theme House Applications Due
17 Mon Room Selection Info session 1; 7pm; Barker Lounge, Buxton/Picken Tours 8-9p
18 Tues Theme House interviews
18 Tues Room Selection Info session 2; 7pm; Kresge Lounge; Buxton/Picken Tours 8-9p
24 Mon Lottery Numbers posted for room selection at Student Development
March
3 Mon Room Applications due for 2/3 person apartments, Picken triples
7 Fri Spring Break begins – Halls and Greek Houses close at 6pm
16 Sun Halls and Greek Houses reopen at noon
21 Fri Room Selection Applications due for 4 person apts, Buxton, Picken
24-28 Mon-Fri Appreciation Week
 
April
2 Wed Campus Day
3 Thurs Room Selection 7-9p, Black Box
5-6 Sat-Sun Lil’ Sibs Weekend
21 Mon No class – Easter break (housing not closed)
24 Thurs End of the Year Banquet – Matthew Simpson Room; 8-10pm
25 Fri 24-Hour Quiet Hours begin at Midnight
29-May 1 Tues-Thurs Finals week
May
1 Thurs Campus housing closes at 8pm for students not staying for a May term course, travel course, athletics or commencement
3 Sat Commencement; Housing closes at 8pm for students not staying for May term course or athletics
23 Fri May Term Classes End, All Housing closes at 6pm