Thursday, October 6, 2011

Winter Break Housing

Barnard College's residence halls close officially for Winter Break at 9am on Friday, December 23, 2011 and reopen at 9am on Saturday, January 14, 2012.

Note: the residence halls *do not* close for Fall, Thanksgiving, or Spring breaks.

Students may not return to or live in the residence halls over Winter Break UNLESS they have received permission from Residential Life & Housing and have a valid 2011/12 Winter Break sticker on their ID. Only students living in the residence halls for BOTH the Fall & Spring semesters may request Winter Break Housing.

The Winter Break Housing Request form will be available online ( starting Monday, November 21, and must be submitted no later than 4pm on Friday, December 9, 2011.

Students approved to stay over Winter Break will be billed $200 on their student account, regardless of length of stay. Students may request a waiver of the fee by submitting a request at (form available now); however, submitting a request does not guarantee a waiver of the fee.

For more information about Winter Break Housing, please visit