Important Dates

DateEvent
August 30, 2019New Student Move-In (specific times by floor & building)
August 31-September 2, 2019Returning Student Move-In
September 2, 2019Labor Day (Simmons closed, Residence Life open)
September 3, 2019First day of classes
October 14, 2019Indigenous Peoples' Day (Simmons closed)
October 15, 2019Administrative Monday (Tuesday classes don't meet; Monday classes meet instead)
October 25-27, 2019Friends and Family Weekend
November 8, 2019Deadline to withdraw from Spring 2020 housing without penalty
November 11, 2019Veterans Day (classes held)
November 15, 2019Last day to apply for an accommodation for Spring 2020 through Accessibility Services
November 24, 2019Final day to request approval for Winter Break housing (with fees)
November 25, 2019Final day to register for Thanksgiving Break housing (free)
November 27, 2019Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving Break at noon
December 1, 2019Residence Halls re-open at 8:30 a.m.
December 14, 2019Deadline to pay room and board charges in full
December 20, 2019Residence Halls close for Winter Break at noon
January 11, 2020Residence Halls open for returning students at 8:30 a.m.
January 13, 2020Classes begin for spring term
January 20, 2020Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Simmons closed)
February 17, 2020Presidents' Day (classes held)
March 5, 2020Final day to register for Spring Break housing (free)
March 7, 2020Residence Halls close for Spring Break at noon
March 15, 2020Residence Halls re-open at 8:30 a.m.
April 20, 2020Patriots' Day (Simmons closed)
May 4, 2020Last day of undergraduate classes
May 10, 2020Residence Halls close for residents not graduating at 3:00 p.m.
May 15, 2020Commencement
May 16, 2020Residence Halls close for graduating seniors at 12:00 p.m.