Dates and Deadlines

Important Dates

Dates are Subject to Change.

Residence Halls Open for 2021-2022 Residents

August 16, 2021

The residence halls will open for the year at 8:00 a.m., Monday, August 16, 2021. Anyone checking into the residence halls on Monday will have an assigned check-in time. 

You will need to bring a valid photo ID to check-in.

Last day to Reduce Meal Plan for the Fall Semester

September 2, 2021

Meal plan requirements vary by living area. Please send an email to to discuss your options. 

Last Day to Give Required 30 Days Notice to Vacate the Residence Halls at the End of the Fall Semester When Leaving HSU

November 18, 2021

Please complete a Vacate Form if you are leaving HSU at the end of the fall semester. You are required to give 30 days notice to avoid penalties, and November 18th is 30 days before the end of the fall semester.

Last day for New Spring Residents to Cancel Application Without Prorated Penalties

January 2, 2022

Cancellations must be submitted through the myHousing portal or by email to by January 2, 2022. Cancellations to any other university office does not satisfy the requirement to notify the Housing Office directly.

Last Day for New Spring Residents to Cancel Application

January 9, 2022

Students that cancel their Spring 2022 Housing Application between January 3, 2022 and January 9, 2022 will be charged a daily penalty rate for their room and meal plan for canceling after the January 2, 2022 deadline. See the Housing License Agreement for more detail.