Information & Resources

At Johns Hopkins University Housing Operations, we aim to provide you with all the information for your housing needs. This section provides resources for you to learn more about JHU housing. In addition, please consult the PDF Document: JHU Community Living Guidebook which you can use to learn more about the programs, services, and facilities provided by the offices within Community Living that are at your disposal. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any additional inquires.

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2021-2022 Contract Dates

For AMR I, AMR II, AMR III Building A, AMR III Building B, Bradford, Charles Commons, Homewood, McCoy, Rogers House, and Wolman/ 9 month contract – This housing contract is a license for room accommodations for the period (“The Term”) beginning Sunday, August 22, 2021 and continues throughout the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences and Whiting School of Engineering academic year, ending at 12:00pm (noon) Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

For Thanksgiving Vacation from 10:00am Saturday, November 20, 2021 to 12:00pm(noon) Sunday, November 28, 2021 and Spring Vacation beginning 10:00am Saturday, March 19, 2022 to 12:00pm (noon) Sunday, March 27, 2022, students staying on campus will need to indicate that on the break form that is sent to students prior to the break. Dining locations will be open in a limited capacity, and residential dining will be available to students on a meal plan. Monitored common area spaces will be closed.

For Winter Break, all students must vacate their building by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 (or 24 hours after the last final, whichever occurs first), and may return for Intersession beginning at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Sunday, January 2, 2022. Students may leave their belongings in their rooms, and take only what they need for winter break.

The first semester billing period begins Sunday, August 22, 2021 and ends Saturday, January 8, 2022. The second semester billing period begins Sunday, January 9, 2022 and ends on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Board plan service begins with breakfast on Sunday, August 22, 2021 and continues through the Arts and Sciences and Engineering academic year ending on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 with breakfast.

Important Documents for Summer 2021

Summer Closedown

Residence halls will close at noon on Friday, May 14, 2021. All residence halls close for the summer, and residents of these spaces must completely vacate and return their keys to Housing Operations by the scheduled close down date. Students will receive more information about the summer vacate process within the weeks prior to summer close down.