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Break Housing

Break Housing

Residence halls only close over the Winter and Summer Breaks. Ram Village apartments remain open over the Winter Break as well and allows students to extend their lease over the summer for an additional fee.

photo of students at Old WellFall Break

All halls and apartments stay open.

Thanksgiving Break

All halls and apartments stay open.

Winter Break

If you know you will be on campus over the Winter Break, you might want to choose to live in Ram Village apartments as this is the only community open during this break.  If you don't live in Ram Village and you need local accommodations over Winter Break, you may apply for Break Housing in Craige Residence Hall. There is an additional fee to cover this accommodation.

Halls Close* - Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10 a.m.
Halls Close (for December grads) - Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 6 p.m.
Halls Reopen - Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 9 a.m.
*You only need to submit a Break Housing Request Form for Winter Break if you are requesting to stay on campus beyond 6 p.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2017.

To apply for Winter Break housing, download the PDF form below. Submit your signed form by the deadline date. To submit your Break Housing Request Form, you may either:

  • Deliver your signed form in-person to the Housing office in SASB North.
  • Scan your signed form and submit via e-mail to housing@unc.edu.

Space is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Spring Break

All halls and apartments stay open.

Summer Break

See our page Summer Housing.