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Residential Life Thanksgiving Recess Closing Information

Important Residence Halls Thanksgiving Recess Closing Information


Residence Halls close Wednesday November 22, 2017 at 11:00AM
Residence Halls reopen Sunday November 26, 2017 at 12:00PM

Recess Housing

  • Recess Housing is available on a limited first-come, first-served basis
  • Any student who wishes to apply for Recess Housing for either break, must submit an application via MyInvolvement
  • Upon approval, residents currently residing in the following buildings may remain in their current assignment:
    • State Quad: Anthony, Cooper, Fulton, Irving and Melville Halls
    • Dutch Quad: Van Rensselaer, Ryckman, Bleecker, Ten Broeck and Van Cortlandt Halls
    • Indian Quad: Montauk, Mahican and Cayuga Halls
    • Colonial Quad: Clinton and Delancey Halls
    • Alumni Quad: All buildings
    • Empire Commons: All buildings
    • Liberty Terrace: All buildings
    • Freedom Apartments: All buildings
  • Students NOT residing in these areas can apply to be housed in the bunk rooms on Alumni Quad. Space is limited and availability will be on a first come, first serve basis.
  • See the Fall Closing Newsletter for more information.

Closing Checklist

  • Attend Closing Meeting
  • Report all window problems to the Quad office
  • Close and Lock all windows
  • Unplug all of your electronics; refrigerators can remain plugged in
  • Take out Garbage and recyclables
  • All First Floor residences must close shades. All other floors, leave shades open
  • Bring home all valuables, medications, passports, etc
  • Any Access is STRICTLY PROHIBITED once the halls are closed