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Move-In Sunday

The Residence Halls open at 9:00 AM to kick off the 2018-2019 academic year. Students should report to the hall which they have been assigned to.
See the Fall Move-In webpage for details.

Sep 16

Sep 23

New Student Week!

Check back here in the summer for updated links to the New Student Week handbook.

Sep 24

Classes Start

And so it begins . . .

Sep 28

Oct 3

Hall Government Elections

See your RA for more information

Oct 15

Oct 19

Fire Life Safety Awareness Week

Inspections all week long

Oct 19

Last Day to Drop a class / Withdraw from School –

Without responsibility for grades

Oct 19

WOU Homecoming!


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

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 12 

Online Registration for Winter Term Begins

Nov 21

Halls CLOSE for the Thanksgiving Break

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

Nov 22

Nov 25 

Thanksgiving Break!

Campus and the Residence Halls are CLOSED.

Nov 25

Dead Week Quiet Hours Begin

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

Nov 26

Winter Break Information to Students

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

Nov 30

Annual Holiday Tree Lighting

It all starts at 6:00 PM with the traditional Holiday Parade. Want DETAILS? Check back here as we get closer!

Dec 02

24 Hour Quiet Hours Begin

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

Dec 02

Finals Week Begins

Finals Week, December 2-07, 2018

Dec 07 

Halls Close for Winter Break

The Residence Halls and Valsetz Dining Hall will close at 5 pm for the Winter Break
If you plan to leave for the break, please plan ahead to ensure that you are ready to leave the halls by 5 pm Dec 7, 2018.
Students wishing to stay on campus for the break should see Winter Break for details.

Dec 07

Jan 06

Winter Break

The Residence Halls are closed from 5 pm on Friday, December 07, 2018 – through Noon, January 06, 2019 for Winter Break.
With the exception of the Campus Closure (TBD) the University Housing office will be open 8 am – 5 pm, M-F during the break.

Dec 24

Christmas Eve Day


Dec 25

Christmas Day

Campus is CLOSED


Campus Closure


Jan 02

Last Day to Change Meal Plan

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

Jan 03

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 06

Winter Term Move-In Day

Noon to 5 pm

Jan 11

Last Day to Receive 100% Tuition Refund





University Housing

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