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August 16-17

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Move In

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan is WKU's transition program for all new undergraduate students and is designed to help you smoothly transition to your new life as a Hilltopper. M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan takes place August 18-21, 2021. 

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Friday, August 20

Residence Halls Open

All residence halls open at 8 AM for all new and returning students not participating in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan.

View Move-In Guide

Monday, August 23

Fall Semester Classes Begin
 

Tuesday, September 7

Room Change Requests Begin

Room change requests are accepted through the Housing Portal.

Access the Portal

October 1-14

WKU Apartments Application Open

The WKU Apartments offer premiere, fully furnished two-bedroom and one-bedroom options for students with more than 60 credit hours who desire an apartment experience while living on the Hill.

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Wednesday, November 24

Halls close at 10 AM for Thanksgiving Break*

All halls close for Thanksgiving Break except Hilltopper and Rodes Harlin Halls. 

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November 24-26

Thanksgiving Break

University closed.

Sunday, November 28

Halls reopen at Noon.
 

December 6-10

Saturday, December 11

Halls Close for Winter Break at 10 AM

All residence halls, except Hilltopper and Rodes Harlin Halls, close for Winter Break.

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Friday, January 14

Halls Reopen at 8 AM

All residence halls reopen for the spring semester.

Tuesday, January 18

Spring Semester Classes Begin
 

Friday, January 21

Spring Room Change Requests Begin at 7 AM

Room change requests are accepted through the Housing Portal.

Access the Portal

February 1-14

WKU Apartments Application Open

The WKU Apartments offer premiere, fully furnished two-bedroom and one-bedroom options for students with more than 60 credit hours who desire an apartment experience while living on the Hill.

Learn More

Thursday, February 10

Room Change Requests End
 

February 21-25

Phase 1 | Renew Your Housing for 2022-2023
Students Returning to On-Campus Housing for 2022-2023

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

March 7-31

Phase 2 | Renew Your Housing for 2022-2023
Students Returning to On-Campus Housing for 2022-2023

During Phase 2 you can select a new room, add a roommate, join a hall waitlist, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

Friday, March 11

Halls close at 6 PM for Spring Break*

All halls close at 6 PM for Spring Break except Hilltopper and Rodes Harlin Halls.

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March 14-18

Spring Break

Spring Break - no classes. University offices remain open. 

Sunday, March 20

Halls reopen at Noon
 

May 2-6

Saturday, May 7

All Halls Close at 6 PM

All residence halls close and residents must checkout of their rooms with a staff member. 

Move Out Instructions

Saturday, May 7, 6 PM-Sunday, May 8 10 AM

Summer Hall Move-In

Students living on campus during the summer will move into the summer hall.

Summer Hall Information 


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