Important Dates

Important Dates

Here are some important dates to know about housing and the residence halls.  If you have any questions about the dates that you see here please contact our main office at doanehousing@doane.edu or (402) - 826 - 8111.

*Early move in dates are only granted for the listed approved groups. Please contact your coach or sponsor with any questions about your specific early arrival plan.

FALL SEMESTER 2018    August 17th - December 14th

Aug. 17 Friday .... First Year (Freshman) move in day

          17 - 20 Fr -Mn .... New Student Orientation and Advising

          20  Monday .... Returning student move in day

          21  Tuesday .... FIRST DAY of FALL SEMESTER classes

          30   Thursday .... Last Day to Add a Course

Sep.  3  Monday .... Labor Day – University CLOSED

          4 Tuesday .... Last Day to Drop a Course

          21 Friday .... Final Day for Juniors and Seniors to Declare Pass/Fail

Oct.   6  Saturday .... Homecoming and Family Day

          12-16  F-Tu .... Fall Break for students

           17 Wednesday .... Midterm Grades Due

           26 Friday .... Final Day to Withdraw from a Course

Nov.   21 - 23 W-F.... Thanksgiving Break – 11/24-25 University CLOSED

Dec.   10 - 14  M-F.... FINAL EXAMS

          15  Friday.... Residence Halls close at 8pm for the semester: All unapproved students are required to be out of the hall by 8PM.

SPRING SEMESTER 2019   January 15 – May 9

Jan.   14  Monday .... Residence Hall open for all returning students

         15  Tuesday .... FIRST DAY of SPRING SEMESTER

         24  Wednesday .... Last Day to Add a Course

         28  Monday .... Last Day to Drop a Course

Feb.   8   Friday .... Last Day for Juniors and Seniors to Declare Pass/Fail

           23  Saturday .... Community Advisor Group Process Interview

Mar.   11 - 15  M-F.... Spring Break

           TBA - Housing Selection Timeline

            18  Monday .... Midterm Grades Due

Apr.   22  Monday .... Easter Break

May   6 - 9  M-Th.... FINAL EXAMS

          10  Friday.... Residence Halls close at 9am for the semester: All students without prior approval must be out by 9am

          10  Friday.... SENIOR GRADES DUE, Baccalaureate Service, Honors Convocation

          11  Saturday.... COMMENCEMENT – 2:30 p.m.  CAS/Crete Undergraduate

          13 Monday .... Residence Halls close at 9am for Graduation Participants: All students without prior approval must be out by 9am