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
23 Thurs SafeBlock (Trick or Treating on campus), 6p
29 Wed Halls and Greek Houses Close at 10p for Fall Break
 
November
2 Sun Halls and Greek Houses Open at 12p
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
6 Mon No class – Easter break (housing not closed)
11-12 Sat-Sun Lil’ Sibs Weekend
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