Any undergraduate student needing to remain in on-campus housing during Winter Break (December 22 – January 13) must complete the Winter Break Form, available in MyHomeAtPenn on November 14.
Students who live in Upperclass College Houses (Gutmann, Harnwell, Harrison, Rodin, and Radian) can remain in their assignments during Winter Break. In order to maintain access to your building and room, you must complete the Winter Break Form at MyHomeAtPennno later than December 22 at noon.
Students from First-Year (Hill, Kings Court English, Lauder, and Quad – Fisher Hassenfeld, and Ware) and Four-Year College Houses (Du Bois, Gregory, and Stouffer) will have to complete the Winter Break Form at MyHomeAtPenn.
Student requests will be reviewed by a committee and students will be notified of their request status within 5 business days. Those closed building students that are approved for Winter Break housing will be relocated to available spaces on-campus in Sansom Place West. Students remaining on campus for Winter Break should anticipate sharing their space with a roommate or suitemate(s). Winter Break housing is not meant to provide a 1-2 day extension for residents. Winter Break housing is meant to provide housing for students that are not able to leave campus for break period.
The deadline for form submission by residents in First-Year College Houses is 12 noon on Thursday, December 14. Students in First-Year College Houses and Four-Year College Houses will be notified of their relocation space in the afternoon of Tuesday, December 19. Students in Upperclass College Houses may submit the form through December 22 at noon.