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Important Dates for the 2020-2021

Academic Year

New Student Move-In: Saturday, August 15, 2020 & Sunday, August 16, 2020

Returning Student Move-In: Monday, August 17, 2020 & Tuesday, August 18, 2020

In the coming weeks the Office of Residence Life will be providing more information on move-in sign-up. Students please be watching your drake.edu email account.

Winter Break All Halls Close: Saturday, December 12, 2020 at noon

J-Term Housing: All classes will be conducted virtually for J-Term 2021

Halls Open for Spring Semester: 

Carpenter, Crawford, Herriott and Stalnaker open on Saturday, January 30, 2021

Morehouse, Jewett and Goodwin-Kirk open on Sunday, January 31, 2021

*Students need to sign up for a check in and Covid19 test time slot, please contact the Office of Residence Life at housing@drake.edu, if you do not have the link to sign up

Spring Break: January 25-29, 2021

Spring Semester Closing (FYE): Friday, May 14, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Spring Semester Closing (Upper Class Halls): Sunday, May 16, 2021 at noon.

Interim Hall Opens: Friday, May 14, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Important Dates for the 2021-2022 Academic Year **

New Student Move-In: Monday, August 23, 2021 & Tuesday, August 24, 2021*

Returning Student Move-In: Friday, August, 27, 2021 & Saturday, August 28, 2021*

*Students will need to sign up for a check in and Covid19 test time slot, emails will be sent to the students drake.edu email on August 1st.

Winter Break All Halls Close: Saturday, December 18, 2021 at noon

J-Term Housing: Only students who are enrolled in on-campus or partial on-campus J-Term courses, who have academic year residence hall assignments in a J-Term hall may return beginning Sunday, January 2, 2022 at 3:00pm. There are additional room and board charges for J-Term.

J-Term housing will end Saturday, January 22, 2022 at noon

Halls Open for Spring Semester: January 22, 2022 at noon

Spring Break Closing (FYE and Jewett): Saturday, March 12, 2022 at noon

Spring Break Opening (FYE and Jewett): Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 8:00 am

Spring Semester Closing (FYE): Friday, May 13, 2022 at 5:00 pm

Spring Semester Closing (Upper Class Halls): Sunday, May 15, 2022 at noon.

Interim Hall Opens: Friday, May 13, 2022 at 5:00 pm

**ALL dates and times listed are subject to change based on University need**

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