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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Important Dates

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/reslife/housing/current/important_dates.html

Important Residential Life Dates 2018-2019


Fall Semester

August 22

  • Learning Community Priority Move-In

August 23

  • Residence communities open at 9 a.m.
  • Welcome Week New Student & Family Barbecue, 4-6 p.m. in the University Dining Center (students first meal will be served here with their MavCARD).

August 24

  • Food Service begins in the University Dining Center (with breakfast).

August 27

  • Classes begin.
  • Single room waiting lists begin in the Residential Life Office.

September 7

  • Last day to change meal plans for the Fall Semester.

September 10-11

  • Room changes available in the Residential Life Office.

September 12

  • Room changes begin through the Front Desk of each community (and Stadium Heights Office).

November 16

  • Deadline to register for Thanksgiving Break Housing.

November 20

  • Food service ends at 6 p.m.

November 21

  • Communities close at 9 a.m. for Thanksgiving Break.

November 23

  • Contract release requests for Spring Semester received after the 4:30 p.m. deadline are subject to a $50 charge.

November 25

  • Thanksgiving Break ends and residence communities reopen at 12:00 noon.
  • Food service begins at 4 p.m. for evening meal.

November 30

  • Last day to convert Maverick 160 Plan meals to Dining Dollars for Fall Semester.

December 5

  • 24-hour Quiet Hour begins at 10 p.m.

December 7

  • Early bird Winter Break registration ends (register by today to save $50).
  • Deadline to request a room change for the Fall Semester. Room change opportunities resume January 22.

December 14

  • Deadline to register for Winter Break housing.
  • Food service ends at 1:30 p.m.
  • Last day to use converted Fall Semester Dining Dollars associated with the Maverick 160 Plan.
  • 24-hour Quiet Hours ends at 7 p.m.
  • Communities close at 7 p.m. for Winter Break.

Spring Semester

January 11

  • Residence communities open at 8 a.m.
  • Food service begins at 11 a.m.

January 14

  • Classes begin.

January 25

  • Last day to change meal plans for Spring Semester.

January 28-29

  • Room changes available in the Residential Life Office.

January 30

  • Room changes begin through the Front Desk of each community.

February 27

  • Deadline to register for Spring Break Housing.

March 1

  • Food service ends at 6 p.m.
  • Communities close at 7 p.m. for Spring Break.

March 10

  • Spring Break ends and residence communities reopen at 12:00 noon.
  • Food service begins at 4 p.m. for evening meal.

April 19

  • Noon deadline to request a room change for Spring Semester.

April 30

  • Last day to convert Maverick 160 Plan meals to Dining Dollars for Spring Semester.

May 1

  • 24-hour Quiet Hours begins at 10 p.m.

May 10

  • Last day to use 2018-2019 Dining Dollars on all meal plans.
  • Food service ends at 1:30 p.m.
  • 24-hour Quiet Hours ends at 7 p.m.
  • Communities close at 7 p.m.