College break time housing/meal plan options

Academic Breaks

When meal plans do not carry into break times (as noted), there are options to buy meals on campus.

Fall Break

Saturday, October 15–Tuesday, October 18 (classes begin October 19); meal plan in effect

Thanksgiving Break

Wednesday, November 23–Sunday, November 27 (classes begin November 28): meal plan not in effect

Christmas Break

Wednesday, December 21, 10 a.m.–Monday, January 2, 10 a.m. (classes begin January 3); meal plan not in effect. Residence halls and honor houses are close during Christmas Break. If you are far from home or have an academic or work commitment that requires you to stay in Northfield, make plans now for alternative housing and transportation. The College will have two residence halls open for the break where students may make arrangements to stay. Contact the Residence Life Office after November 15 for more information.

Interim Break

Saturday, January 28, 2 p.m.–Sunday, February 5 (classes begin February 6); meal plan not in effect

Spring Break

Saturday, March 18, 10 a.m.–Sunday, March 26 at 10 a.m. (classes begin March 27); meal plan not in effect

Easter Break

Friday, April 14– Monday, April 17 . (classes begin April 18); meal plan not in effect

End-of-Year Closing

Wednesday, May 24, 10 a.m. for non-seniors; Monday, May 29, 11 a.m. for all remaining students