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Break Information

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 and Early Arrival 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. 


Fall Semester Early Arrival Request

Applications for early arrival are due by July 31, 2015.  Requests will not be accepted after this date.


Fall Break Housing Request due September 25, 2015 

Fall Break .......................... October 5-6
Residence Halls close October 2

Thanksgiving Break Housing Request due November 18, 2015

Thanksgiving Break ........ November 26-27
Residence Halls close November 25



Winter Break ..................... December 14 - January 10

Residence Halls close December 11
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 11, 2015.


Spring Semester Early Arrival Request  due January 1, 2016  



Spring Break Housing Request due February 17, 2016

Spring Break ...................... February 29 - March 6
Residence Halls close February 26



Easter Break Housing Request due March 16, 2015

Easter Break ....................... March 25-28
Residence Halls close March 24



Summer Break ................... May 9  

NO REQUESTS FOR EXTENDED STAY WILL BE APPROVED.  Students must vacate the Residence Halls 24 hours after their last final OR by 5:00 PM on May 6, 2016. 







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