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snowy campus path between library and student center gloomy dayElizabethtown College, including the residence halls, closes several times a year for seasonal breaks. All students are expected to leave campus during each break.
Students needing to meet certain College expectations or travelling great distances may apply to stay on campus during some breaks. Applications must be completed by the deadlines listed below. Please refer to the Student Handbook for more specific information.


Break Housing Requests

All students must vacate the Residence Halls by 6:00 PM on the closing date for each break unless otherwise noted. 

Please follow the appropriate link below to submit a Break Housing Request by the listed deadline. Late applications may result in a denial of your request and/or a fee. 


Early Arrival Request for the Fall semester REQUESTS CLOSED

Applications for early arrival were due on July 31.  We can no longer accept any requests.
Fall Break .......................... October 6 -7
Residence Halls close October 3

Fall Break Housing Request due September 26, 2014 REQUESTS CLOSED

Thanksgiving Break ........ November 27 - 28
Residence Halls close November 26

Thanksgiving Break Housing Request due November 19, 2014 REQUESTS CLOSED

Winter Break ..................... December 13 - January 11
Residence Halls close December 12
No requests for extended stay will be approved.  All students must vacate the Residence Halls 24 hours after their last final OR by 5:00 PM on December 12, 2014.

Early Arrival Request for the Spring semester due January 2, 2015  REQUESTS CLOSED

Spring Break ...................... March 2 - 6
Residence Halls close February 27

Spring Break Housing Request due February 20, 2015 REQUESTS CLOSED

Easter Break ....................... April 3 - 6
Residence Halls close April 2

Easter Break Housing Request due March 26, 2015

Summer Break ................... May 9  
Students must vacate the Residence Halls 24 hours after their last final OR by 5:00 PM on May 8, 2015. 







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