Fall Break

November 23 – December 1, 2019

Residence Halls Close: Saturday, November 23 at 10 a.m.
Residence Halls Open: Saturday, November 30 at 12 p.m.

Mail Delivery

Closed Halls: U.S. Mail will be held at the office and distributed when the office re-opens
Open Halls: U.S. Mail will be delivered as usual
DHL, FedEx, UPS: Do not deliver during break

Open Halls

Allison, Braiden, Durward, Edwards, Laurel Village Alpine, Newsom, Parmelee, Summit, Westfall

Closed Halls

Academic Village, Corbett, Ingersoll, Laurel Village Piñon

Dining Information

Dining Centers Close: Friday, November 22 at 2 p.m.
Dining Centers Open: Sunday, December 1 at 5 p.m.
On-Campus meal plans will be deactivated on Friday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. These will be reactivated Sunday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m.

Durrell Express Hours

Friday, November 22: 8 a.m – 7 p.m.
November 23-30: 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 1: 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.

To view current dining center hours visit housing.colostate.edu/dining/hours
To view dining center hours for Fall Break visit housing.colostate.edu/dining/fall-break-hours/

Leaving for Break

Before Leaving For Break:

Clean and vacuum room(s)

Empty trash and recycling

Remove personal items from showers and vanities

Move all items away from radiators

Open radiators and set on low

Set thermostat to 68°F/20°C

Secure windows and close drapes

Turn all lights off

Close and lock doors

Bicycles may be left in rooms (chained/locked to bed frames)
Padlocks are allowed on lockable drawer/cabinet
Consider securing valuable possessions or take them with you

E-scooters are prohibited inside our buildings and may not be stored inside during break periods because of the fire risk associated with the batteries

Outta Here Door Hanger:

Complete the 'Before Leaving for Break' Checklist

Contact your RA to get a door hanger

You, your roommate(s), and RA must sign the tag

Tag informs staff you have left and your room is ready for break

During break, staff will perform a required room safety check

Staying for Break

Anyone wishing to stay in the halls over break must apply by Noon on Wednesday, November 20

  • Apply for Break Housing (select Break Housing under Residence Halls) application opens October 30
  • Prior approval required
  • Daily rate of $35 (includes housing & $15 per day RamCash)
  • Residents of open halls may stay in current room(s)
  • Residents of closed halls may stay in temporary spaces in open halls
  • Rooms are assigned by priority as needed
  • Halls are open with limited staff
  • Staff will be on duty and available by phone
  • Front desks are open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily

Parking Over Break

  • Parking regulations are enforced as usual over break
  • Be aware of lots and enforcement www.parking.colostate.edu
  • Long-term parking prohibited on city and campus streets
  • You will be responsible for incurred parking, towing and/or storage fines

For a complete listing of events and important dates visit housing.colostate.edu/halls/important-dates