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Break Information

Leffler ChapelElizabethtown College, including the residence halls and Dining Services,closes several times a year for seasonal breaks. All students are expected to leave campus during breaks.

Students needing to meet certain College expectations or travelling great distances (over 600 miles) may apply to stay on campus during some breaks. Applications must be completed by the deadlines listed below. Please refer to the Student Handbook for more specific information.

Break Housing and Early Arrival Requests

All students must vacate the Residence Halls by 6:00 PM on the closing date for each break unless otherwise noted.   Please follow the appropriate link below to submit a Break Housing Request by the listed deadline. Late applications may result in a denial of your request and/or a fee. 


Fall Semester Early Arrival Request   due by July 31, 2015   CLOSED

No late requests will be accepted.



Fall Break Housing Request due September 24, 2015    CLOSED

Residence Halls close October 2

Fall Break - October 5-6


Thanksgiving Break Housing Request due November 18, 2015    OPEN

Residence Halls close November 25

Thanksgiving Break – November 26-27



Winter Break - Residence Halls close December 11

Winter Break - December 14 - January 10


ALL students must vacate the Residence Halls 24 hours after their last final OR by 5:00 PM on December 11, 2015.


Spring Semester Early Arrival Request  due January 1, 2016     OPEN


Spring Break Housing Request due February 17, 2016     OPEN

Residence Halls close February 26

Spring Break - February 29 - March 6


Easter Break Housing Request  due March 16, 2016

Residence Halls close March 24

Easter Break - March 25-28


Summer Break - Residence Halls close May 6  


ALL students must vacate the Residence Halls 24 hours after their last final or by 5:00 PM on May 6, 2016.







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