Important Dates 2015-16


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