Winter Break Housing

Winter outside Sellery Hall

Winter break housing is available in all University Residence Halls except for *Witte Residence Hall (due to renovations) for students to remain in their current room. Winter break housing is available for:

  • December 22, 2017 – January 20, 2018 (cost: $400)

Fees for winter break housing are non-negotiable and will apply for any length of stay during the above stated session. Charges are not due at the time of sign-up; rather, they will be added to the fourth quarter bill that is emailed to students in February 2018. Current residents interested in winter break housing can sign-up in My UW Housing. You must sign-up prior to December 20, 2017 to be eligible.

All University Residence Halls will close at Noon on Friday, December 22, 2017. Students who are not continuing to live in the residence halls for Spring 2018 or new incoming Spring 2018 residents are not eligible for winter break housing. The University Residence Halls will open for the spring semester on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 9:00am.

*Residents of Witte who are interested in winter break housing should contact the Assignment Office ( for information on winter break housing alternatives.