Spring Break

Staying For Break?

Apply for break housing by Noon on Wednesday, March 13.

March 16 – 24

Residence Halls Close: Saturday, March 16 at 10:00 a.m.
Residence Halls Open: Sunday, March 24 at 8:00 a.m.

Mail Delivery

Closed Halls: U.S. Mail will be held at the U.S. post office and distributed when the closed halls re-open
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, Parmelee, Westfall

Closed Halls

Academic Village, Corbett, Laurel Village Piñon, Newsom, Summit

Dining Information

Dining Centers Close: Friday, March 15 at 2:00 p.m.
Dining Centers Open: Sunday, March 24 at 5:00 p.m.
On-Campus meal plans will be deactivated on Friday, March 15 at 2 p.m. These will be reactivated Sunday, March 24 at 5 p.m.

Durrell Express Hours

Friday, March 15: 11 a.m – 7 p.m.
March 16 – 23: 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 24: 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.

Leaving for Break

Before Leaving For Break:

Clean and vacuum room(s)

Remove rugs from floors

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

Empty, defrost, clean, and unplug refrigerators/freezers (leave doors open)

Remove and dispose of perishable foods

Secure windows and close drapes

Turn all lights off

Unplug appliances

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

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, March 13

  • Apply for Break Housing (select Break Housing under Residence Halls)
  • 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 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. daily

Early Return

Students needing to return early cannot return before noon on Saturday

  • Prior approval required
  • Apply through the Break Housing Application (select Break Housing under Residence Halls) no later than Noon on March 13
  • There is no cost for early return

Parking Over Break

  • Parking regulations are enforced as usual over break
  • If you have a parking permit, you may park your car in the parking lot that matches your parking permit
  • 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