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Move-In Sunday

The Residence Halls open at 9:00 AM to kick off the 2017-2018 academic year. Students should report to the hall which they have been assigned to.
See the Fall Move-In webpage for details.

Sep 17

Sep 24

New Student Week!

Events all week long

Sep 25

Classes Start

And so it begins . . .

Sep 29

Oct 4

Hall Government Elections

See your RA for more information

Oct 16

Oct 20

Fire Life Safety Awareness Week

Inspections all week long

Oct 20

Last Day to Drop a class / Withdraw from School –

Without responsibility for grades

Oct 31


This year’s event to be held from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm on Tuesday, October 31. For details click Halloween above.

Nov 04

WOU Homecoming!


Nov 05

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Fall back – don’t forget!


Thanksgiving Break Information to Students

Students wishing to stay on-campus for this break may do so at no additional charge, but they must sign up to stay on the WOU Portal

Nov 13 

Online Registration for Winter Term Begins

Nov 22

Halls CLOSE for the Thanksgiving Break

The residence halls will close at 5 pm in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov 23

Nov 26 

Thanksgiving Break!

Campus and the Residence Halls are CLOSED.

Nov 27

Dead Week Quiet Hours Begin

Quiet hours are in effect this week Sunday to Sunday, 8 pm – 10 am

Nov 27

Winter Break Information to Students

Information regarding Winter Break is emailed to students at their WOU email accounts

Dec 01

Annual Holiday Tree Lighting – 50th Anniversary!

It all starts at 6:00 PM with the traditional Holiday Parade. Want DETAILS?

Dec 04

24 Hour Quiet Hours Begin

On the cusp of Finals Week – Quiet hours are observed 24 hours / day

Dec 04

Finals Week Begins

Finals Week, December 4-08, 2017

Dec 08 

Halls Close for Winter Break

The Residence Halls and Valsetz Dining Hall will close at 5 pm for the Winter Break

Dec 09

Jan 07

Winter Break

The Residence Halls are closed from 5 pm on Friday, December 09 – through Noon, January 07, 2018 for Winter Break.
With the exception of the Campus Closure (DEC 22 through JAN 1) the University Housing office will be open 8 am – 5 pm, M-F during the break.

Dec 24

Christmas Eve Day

Campus is CLOSED

Dec 25

Christmas Day

Campus is CLOSED

Dec 22


Jan 1

Campus Closure

The Western Oregon University Campus is CLOSED

Jan 03

Last Day to Change Meal Plan

Meal Plan Change requests will be accepted until Noon. Email requests to housing@wou.edu

Jan 04

Last Day to Check Out of the Halls for Returners

Returners needing to check out of the halls must complete their checkout by 4 pm. Start with a petition. Contact University Housing. Students checking out on or after Move-In Day will be charged for the first 10 days of the term.

Jan 07

Winter Term Move-In Day

Noon to 5 pm

Jan 07

Last Day to Receive 100% Tuition Refund





University Housing

(503) 838-8311 | or e-mail: housing@wou.edu  | Location: Ground floor of Ackerman Hall