Office of Residential Life

  • Sarazen Student Union 318
    Phone: 518-783-2919
    Fax: 518-782-6870
  • housing@siena.edu
  • Ms. Kathleen Brannock; Director of Residential Life

Housing Dates

Important Dates (updated for the 2013-2014 Academic Year)

August 3, 2013 - Summer housing ends. 

August 29, 2013 - Residence halls open for new students (New students will receive move-in time/information in mid-August)

August 29 – September 2, 2013 - Orientation program for all new students.

September 2, 2013 - Residence halls open for returning students (9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.).

September 17, 2013 - Deadline to change your meal plan for the fall semester.

September 17, 2013 - Campus wide room freeze ends.

October 18, 2013 - President's holiday (all halls remain open).

November 8, 2013 - Vacation housing requests for Thanksgiving holiday break due (submitted online).

November 27, 2013 - All residence halls and townhouses close for Thanksgiving break at 9:00 a.m.

December 1, 2013 - All residence halls and townhouses open at 12:00 p.m.

December 6, 2013 - Vacation housing requests for semester break due (submitted online).

December 9, 2013 - Last day of classes for the fall semester/ 24-hour Quiet Hours begin for all residential areas.

December 11 - 16, 2013 - Final Exam Period.

December 17, 2013 - All residence halls and townhouses close for the semester break at 9:00 a.m.

January 3, 2014 - Some residence halls and townhouses limited opening only for approved early arrival students.

January 20, 2014 - Residence halls and townhouses open at 10:00 a.m. for the spring semester.

February 4, 2014 - Deadline to change your meal plan for the spring semester.

February 4, 2014 - Campus wide room freeze ends.

February 21, 2014 - Vacation housing requests for Spring Break due (submitted online).

March 8, 2014 - All residence halls and townhouses close for Spring Break - 9:00 a.m.

March 8 – 16, 2014 – Spring Break

March 16, 2014 - Residence halls and townhouses open at 12:00 p.m. 

April 2, 2014 - Vacation housing requests for Easter Break due (submitted online).

April 17, 2014 - All residence halls and townhouses close for Easter Break - 9:00 a.m.

April 17 – 21, 2014 – Easter Break

April 21, 2014 - Residence halls and townhouses open at 12:00 p.m.

May 5, 2014 - Last day of classes for the Spring semester/ 24-hour Quiet Hours begin for all residential areas.

May 7 - 12, 2014 - Final Exam Period.

May 13, 2014 - Residence halls and townhouses close for all non-graduating students at 9:00 a.m.

May 13-17, 2014 - Senior Week Activities

May 18, 2014 - Commencement; Halls and townhouses close for graduating seniors (5:00 p.m.)

TBD - Move in for students taking summer session I courses 

TBD - Summer housing move-in occurs for all other approved summer residents.