Winter Break University residences are closed according to the following schedule: Dormitory-style residences Close: Noon, Saturday,
Residences and on-campus dining facilities are closed during the official University vacation periods in the undergraduate programs. These vacation periods occur at Thanksgiving/fall recess, between the fall and spring semesters, and during spring recess in March. Refer to the 2013–14 residence calendar for the dates residences close and reopen for vacation periods. Upon application and depending upon space availability, students may, at the discretion of the Director of Housing, be granted permission to remain in residence during these vacation periods. In that event, they may be responsible for additional charges and temporarily reassigned.
All University apartment-style residences and 33 Harry Agganis Way remain open during fall recess, between the fall and spring semesters, and during spring recess. Students assigned to apartment-style residences and 33 Harry Agganis Way may stay in their residences during this period without extra charge.