Loyola University Chicago

Residence Life

Important Dates

Included below are important dates and deadlines that relate to Department of Residence Life operations each semester. On days when our office is closed, you may find assistance at your Building/Area Front Desk.
Dates listed are for the 2022-2023 academic year.
Please refer to posted notices in your email, on our website,
or in your residence hall for updates throughout the year.
2022-2023 Academic Year
Fall Term
August 23-27
Residents are assigned a specific move-in date and time.
Fall semester classes begin
August 29
Labor Day (US)
September 5
Residence Life office is closed.
Last day to change meal plans for residents
September 7
Last day to change meal plans for commuter students
September 20
Mid-semester break
October 10-11
Residence Life office will be open
Spring housing application 
Applications for new spring housing
become available. 
Thanksgiving break
November 23 - 26
Residence Life office is closed Thursday-Sunday
Fall semester classes end
December 10
Fall semester finals end
December 17
Move-Out for Winter break 
December 18 
12:00 PM
Residents must leave their halls before 12:00 PM on December 18
Winter break
December 18 - January 17
Spring Term
Fall housing application opens
Application opens for incoming students. Reapplication opens for returning students.
Residents return to halls
January 15
12:00 PM
Residents may return to their spaces beginning at 12:00 PM on January 15
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
 January 16
No classes
Spring semester classes begin
January 17
Reapplication for fall housing closes
For returning students applying for Fall housing
Spring break
March 6-11
No classes
Residence Life office is open Monday-Friday
Easter Holiday
April 6-10
Residence Life office is closed Friday-Sunday
Fall housing application priority deadline
For incoming students applying for Fall housing
Spring semester classes end
April 28
Spring semester finals end
May 6
May 8
12:00 PM
Residents must move out of their halls before 12:00 PM on May 8



For ongoing updates, please visit our Summer Housing page. 

 Please refer to the Loyola Academic Calendars for more information.