Important Dates

For the 2020-2021 academic year, here are some important dates to know: 

Fall 2020:

  • Friday, August 28th: First Year and Transfer student move-in  (Maine Hello)
  • Sunday, August 30th: Upperclass student move-in
  • Monday, August 31st: First day of classes
  • Monday, October 12th and Tuesday, October 13th: Fall Break. Residence halls do not close
  • Wednesday, October 14th: Classes Resume
  • Wednesday, November 25th: Thanksgiving Break begins. Residence halls do not close
  • Monday, November 30th: Classes Resume
  • Monday, December 14th – Friday, December 18th: Finals week
  • Friday, December 18th at 5:00PM: All residence halls except DTAV/Patch, York, Knox and Kennebec close for winter break.  All students in non-continuous halls must vacate their room within 24 hours after their last final, or by 5:00pm on December 18th – whichever comes first.  Students are not required to move out of their residence halls for winter break, but are advised to take home any valuables with them over break.

Spring 2021:

  • Sunday, January 17th at 10:00am: All residence halls open for students to move back in.
  • Tuesday, January 19th: First day of classes for spring semester
  • Monday, March 15th – Friday, March 19th: Spring Break (no classes, but the residence halls are still open)
  • Wednesday, April 28th (tentative): No classes in celebration of Maine Day
  • Friday, April 30th: Last day of classes for spring semester
  • Monday, May 3rd – Friday, May 7th: Finals week
  • Friday, May 7th at 5:00pm: All residence halls close for summer break.  All students except those graduating on May 8th must vacate their room within 24 hours after their last final, or by 5:00pm on May 8th – whichever comes first.