Important Dates 2014-15

August
13 Wed Football check-in from 9a-11a
15-17 Fri-Sun Other fall athletic arrivals; specifics will be communicated by coaches
17 Sun Sorority check-in from 11a-1p
19 Tues Fraternity check-in from 9a-11a
23 Sat FY move-in at Barker/Kresge (9a-1p); Transfer check-in at the info desk at Kent Campus Center (9a-1p)
24 Sun Returner move-in from 9a-3p; check-in at Buxton, Picken, and Kent Campus Center
26 Tues Classes begin
27  Wed Fall Convocation
September
1 Mon Labor Day – no classes
2 Tues Last day to add/drop classes
October
10-12 Fri-Sun Homecoming/Family Weekend
15 Wed Halls and Greek Houses Close at 10p for Fall Break
19 Sun Halls and Greek Houses Open at 12p
30 Thurs SafeBlock (Trick or Treating on campus), 6p
 
November
25 Tues Halls and Greek Houses close at 10p for Thanksgiving Break
30  Sun  Halls and Greek Houses open at 12p
December
5 Fri 24-Quiet Hours begin at midnight
9-11 Tues-Thurs Finals week
11 Thurs Halls and Greek Houses Close at 6p for Winter Break
12  Fri Make up day for finals in case of bad weather
13  Sat Commencement; Seniors check-out by 8pm
January
11 Sun Halls and Greek Houses open at 12p
13 Tues Classes begin for second semester
21 Wed 8pm, Res Life Staff Info Session #1 – Barker 1st Lounge
29 Thurs 8pm, Res Life Staff Info Session #2 – Kent Senate Room
30 Fri Returning Staff Applications due to Student Development
February
6 Fri New Staff Applications due to Student Development
8 Sun Staff Selection group interviews
9-12 Mon-Thurs Staff selection individual interviews
18 Wed Staff Selection Letters mailed
16 Mon Theme House Applications Due
16 Mon Room Selection Info session 1; 7pm; Barker Lounge, Buxton/Picken Tours 8-9p
17 Tues Theme House interviews
17 Tues Room Selection Info session 2; 7pm; Kresge Lounge; Buxton/Picken Tours 8-9p
23 Mon Lottery Numbers posted for room selection at Student Development
March
2 Mon Room Applications due for 2/3 person apartments, Picken triples
6 Fri Spring Break begins – Halls and Greek Houses close at 6pm
15 Sun Halls and Greek Houses reopen at noon
20 Fri Room Selection Applications due for 4 person apts, Buxton, Picken
23-27 Mon-Fri Appreciation Week
 
April
1 Wed Campus Day
2 Thurs Room Selection 7-9p, Black Box
4-5 Sat-Sun Lil’ Sibs Weekend
20 Mon No class – Easter break (housing not closed)
23 Thurs End of the Year Banquet – Matthew Simpson Room; 8-10pm
24 Fri 24-Hour Quiet Hours begin at Midnight
28-30 Tues-Thurs Finals week
May
30 Thurs Campus housing closes at 8pm for students not staying for a May term course, travel course, athletics or commencement
2 Sat Commencement; Housing closes at 8pm for students not staying for May term course or athletics
22 Fri May Term Classes End, All Housing closes at 6pm