Hall Opening and Closing Dates 2021-2022

Winter Break

Halls Close: Thursday, December 23 at 7 PM

Halls Re-Open: Saturday, January 29 at 8:30 AM

Halls that Do Not Close During Winter Break:

 

Busch College Avenue Cook/Douglass Livingston
Silvers Frelinghuysen Henderson Livingston Apartments
Richardson Honors College New Gibbons Lynton Towers
Buell Tinsley Newell Quad 2
Johnson Sojourner Truth Starkey
Marvin University Center Helyar
Nichols Sophia House

 

Spring Break

Halls Close: Friday, March 11 at 7 PM

Halls Re-Open: Sunday, March 20 at 10 AM

 

End of Year

Halls Close: Thursday, May 12 at 10 AM

 

Summer Session

Halls Open: Tuesday, May 31

Halls Close: Wednesday, August 17

 

Be advised of university academic calendar dates such as Thanksgiving Recess and more. Access the Rutgers University Academic Calendar here.

Know Before You Go - Checklist

Prior leaving your space, please consult and complete the following closing checklist in its entirety. This helps to ensure that all students may return to a warm and welcoming community after break. If you have any questions, please contact your Residence Life staff. For questions about the cost and availability of break housing, please contact oncampus@rutgers.edu.

  Room interior must be clean (to avoid pests)

  Pack any important items (laptop, books, identification cards, passport, medication, etc..)

  All original university furnishings must be inside room

  Clean out (micro)fridge

  Submit work order requests for facilities concerns (if applicable)

   Empty all trash/recycle receptacles in proper disposal areas

  All windows are closed and securely locked and window blinds completely open

  All thermostats are set to 68 degrees (if applicable)

  If your room is a double, and you do not have a roommate, the furniture must be returned to its original condition (in the event that you are assigned a new roommate)

  Turn off all lights and electronics

 

  Close and lock room/apartment door

 

  Bring back your key and RU ID card back with you after break so you may re-enter your room and building

Additional Resources

Staying on campus over break? During University recess periods, hours at the recreation centers, dining facilities, student centers, health centers, and bus schedules may be subject to change. Please consult the respective department’s websites for up-to-date information regarding hours and available services during the break period.  Below you’ll find links to several resources from a listing of area restaurants to on campus events and more (Please note that individual business hours are subject to change during certain holidays. Contact the business directly for their hours):

Staying on campus during the break?

The list of restaurants below accept RUExpress and are operating during the university break. You may be able to order from a number of other establishments in the local area via your preferred method of food delivery service. Please always contact the restaurant directly to confirm business hours and during inclement weather.

Groceries, Over-The-Counter Medications, and Other Essentials
If you are in need of any groceries, OTC medications, or other everyday essentials, you can use the goPuff delivery app to have what you need at your residence in minutes. GoPuff can deliver these items out of their fulfillment centers in around 30 minutes.

Restaurant Name 

Takeout/Delivery 

Douglass Pizza 

298 George St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

732-248-9650 

Slicelife.com
Seamless.com
Grubhub.com
Doordash.com 

Food Architect’s

732-572-1110
thefoodarchitectsnj.com

Houlihan’s 

55 US-1, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

732-448-050 

Ubereats.com 

IHOP 

1340 Centennial Ave, Piscataway, NJ 08854 

732-562-1441 

Doordash.com 

Knight’s Express Pizza 

43A Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

732-640-0101 

Slicelife.com
Doordash.com
Postmates.com
Seamless.com
Grubhub.com
Eatstreet.com 

Papa John’s 

65 Raritan Ave, Highland Park, NJ 08904 

732-249-2299 

Delivery.com
Grubhub.com 

The Halal Guys 

37 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

732-354-3392 

Grubhub.com
Doordash.com
Eatstreet.com
Postmates.com
Seamless.com 

End of Year

Information about end of year hall closing is not yet available.