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Residence Life and Housing

Winter Break Policies and Procedures

All Students Who Live On Campus

Wright State University classes will be held 100 percent online as of November 25, 2020. Residence halls will remain open for the remainder of the semester and during break.

Our 24-hour quiet hours will be enforced during Finals Week, beginning Friday, December 4, at 11:59 p.m., and ending on Saturday, December 12, at 9 a.m. Regular quiet hours will be observed during the break.

All residents, whether planning to stay or leave after Thanksgiving, must fill out the Winter Break Intention Form found in your Housing Portal in WINGS Express. This year—there is NO cost for break housing. However, you MUST fill out the intention form.   

Residents Leaving During the Semester Break, but Returning for Spring Semester

You may leave all personal belongings in the rooms during the break and do NOT need to check-out. Be sure to take all belongings of value or that you will need.

Housing and maintenance staff may enter all rooms during the break to complete preventative maintenance, fire/health/safety checks, and outstanding work orders. Please call maintenance requests to 937-775-4141.  

Before you leave for break, please do the following:

_____ Clean room and bathroom. Remove all trash and place it in dumpsters.

_____ Empty refrigerators of all perishable items. Do NOT unplug.

_____ Unplug and clean all small appliances.

_____ Set thermostat to 70 degrees. Honors residents, set to “heat” and fan on “auto”

_____ Lock all windows and close blinds.

_____ Turn off lights and lock door.

Residents NOT Returning for Spring Semester

Schedule a check-out appointment at the Residence Life and Housing Office by calling 937-775-3372, and stop by to pick up a checkout packet. Please complete your check-out by 8 p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2020. Students are limited to two guests to help assist with move out. All guests must wear masks, physical distance, and adhere to all university policies. If not withdrawing, complete a request for release via your Housing Account in WINGS Express, and know you may be held to contract if not approved. If departing for another reason, please fill out the “Are You Leaving Us?” form found on the housing website.

**The deadline to register for spring classes is January 4, 2021. If you are not registered at this time, you are required to move out and return your keys to the Residence Life and Housing dropbox at the Community Center (under Wright State water tower).