Important Housing Dates

 

Priority Housing Application Period 2019-2020:

Dates Events
April 15-22, 2019

Priority Housing Application Period for continuing students for 2019-20 housing. Apply at studenthousing.ucsc.edu

April 23, 2019

Early Group Declaration Forms Available for students who are applying as a full group. (5-6 people) Forms can be picked up at RCC Student Life Office Room 204. 

May 3, 2019

Early Group Declaration Forms are due to the RCC Student Life Office BY 3:00PM. ONLY GROUPS WHO SUBMIT THEIR FORMS ON TIME WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Apartment Groups: Apartment groups must be avle to fill an entire apartment.

Residence Hall Groups: Residence hall groups who would like to create their own "neighborhoods" can reserve a block of residence hall rooms. 

Groups must include a minimum of three applicants for two or more adjacent rooms and must be able to fill all available spaces in selected rooms. 

*Priority will be given based on the collective points of all group members. 

May 14, 2019

The RCC Student Life Office will notify you by email on May 14, 2019 if your group is eligible to participate in Early Group Selection.

The email will contain a time slot for your appointment on May 21, 2019. 

May 16, 2019

The RCC Student Life Office will send you a Room Selection Invitiation Email on May 16, 2019 inviting you to participate in Online Room Selection.  

The email will contain an access code and appointment time to log in to the Student Housing Online and make a housing selection on May 22-23, 2019. 

*If you are participating in the Early Group Selection, you will not need to go through the Online Community Room Selection. 

May 21, 2019 EARLY GROUP SELECTION: Selected groups will be invited for Early Group Selection on May 21, 2019 in the Rachel Carson College Red Room. 
May 22-23, 2019 ONLINE ROOM SELECTION: Eligible students will be able to select a space at their applied-for-community either individually or as a part of a group. 
May 25 - Summer

Community staff at Rachel Carson College assign students on the waitlist for 2019-2020 housing. 

For more information about the waitlist please check here

*Look over the Housing Options page for information about the type of spaces offered at Rachel Carson College. Click here for all other information regarding Priority Housing Application Period.  

 


 

2018-2029 Academic Year:

Dates Events
July 1 through September 17, 2018 Filing period for meal plan changes effective fall quarter (September 22, 2018). Submit change at studenthousing.ucsc.edu.
September 20, 2018* Due date for fall quarter housing payment/payment plan.
September 22, 2018 Residences open. First meal served is brunch. Some residences may require an earlier move-in. See move-in schedule at housing.ucsc.edu/move-in
September 27, 2018 Instruction begins for fall quarter.
November 1-10, 2018 Filing period for meal plan changes effective winter quarter (January 4, 2019). Submit change at studenthousing.ucsc.edu
November 21, 2018 Thanksgiving holiday begins. Last meal served is lunch. Residences remain open.
November 25, 2018 Dining service resumes. First meal served is dinner.
December 10, 2018 Finals begin.
December 14, 2018 Finals and fall quarter end. Last meal served is dinner.
December 15, 2018 Residences close at 12 noon.
December 18, 2018* Due date for winter quarter housing payment/payment plan.
January 4, 2019 Residences reopen at 10:00 a.m. First meal served is brunch.
January 7, 2019 Instruction begins for winter quarter.
February 1-10, 2019 Filing period for meal plan changes effective spring quarter (March 31, 2019). Submit change at studenthousing.ucsc.edu
March 18, 2019 Finals begin.
March 22, 2019 Finals and winter quarter end. Last meal served is dinner.
March 26, 2019* Due date for spring quarter housing payment/payment plan.
March 31, 2019 Residences open at 10:00 a.m. for new students. First meal served is dinner.
April 1, 2019 Instruction begins for spring quarter.
April 15-22, 2019 Priority Housing Application Period for continuing students for 2019-20 housing.
June 10, 2019 Finals begin.
June 13, 2019 Finals and spring quarter end.
June 14, 2019 Residences close at 12 noon. Last meal served is brunch. See Move-outInformation.

*Students who have a valid need to remain in residence the weekend following finals may request a contract extension through Student Housing Online. Whether you're participating in commencement activities, working on-campus, or waiting to catch your international/out-of-state flight, you'll need to submit an extension request to stay in residence after the quarter ends. Requests are subject to the review and approval of the student’s college/residential facility.

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Life and Housing Office at carsonhousing@ucsc.edu or by calling 831-459-3335.

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