The Office of Residential Life is committed to a smooth Fall 2020 closing process to support students traveling home safely for the 2020-2021 Winter Break.
All residential buildings (residence halls, apartments, special interest housing, and fraternities) close on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Noon. Students will not be permitted to stay on campus during Winter Break. Student Athletes will be notified by the Athletic Department about Spring 2021 return to campus later in the Fall semester or over Winter Break.
Staff from the Office of Residential Life will conduct a thorough health and safety check of each residential room and will document any policy violations. Students must complete their checkout process before November 25, 2020, by 12:00 pm Noon. The last contract meal is breakfast on Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
If you are returning to campus for Spring 2021, please follow these steps:
***Students will not have access to retrieve belongings from campus during break. Students are not permitted to return to campus prior to the posted opening time.***
***The College is not responsible for any items left in the rooms over breaks.***
If you are graduating in December 2020 and/or not returning to Campus for Spring 2021, please follow these steps. Not Returning is defined as students who are not enrolled for Spring 2021 semester, students who are studying in an off campus program for Spring 2021, and students who are participating in an internship greater than 50 miles away.
The Spring 2021 semester begins on Monday, January 25, 2021. Spring 2021 move-in information will be available later in the semester. Please visit Albion’s Together Safely web page for updated information related to the health and safety of our College community related to COVID-19.
Fall Semester Closing and Winter Break Policies are subject to change based on enrollment, space allotment, and the State of Michigan Executive Orders on Public Health. If there are any changes to Spring 2021 Housing Assignments, students affected will be notified via email. In the event of temporary closures, restrictions, and/or adjustments to the academic schedule, Albion College shall not be obligated to issue refunds or credits, whether partial or full, for such interruptions or adjustments.