Thanksgiving Break

Halls Remain Open: November 28–December 1, 2019

During Thanksgiving break students may stay in the residence halls. Students need to register on My Housing to notify housing they will be staying over break. There is no additional fee for staying over the Thanksgiving break.

Dining Hours

The dining venues in the EMU will be open for limited hours during Thanksgiving Break. For detailed hours visit

  • Wednesday, November 27:
    • Barnhart Dining, Big Mouth Burrito, Common Grounds Café, DUX Bistro, and Fire ’n’ Spice Grill will close at 2:00 p.m. 
    • Carson Dining, Fresh Marketcafé, Grab ’n’ Go Market, and Puddles Café will close at 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 28: All dining locations are closed.
  • Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30: Grab ’n’ Go will be open for limited hours from noon to 7:00 p.m. offering packaged goods only.
  • Sunday, December 1:
    • Barnhart Dining will be open 5:00–8:00 p.m.
    • Big Mouth Burrito will be open 3:00–9:00 p.m. 
    • Carson Dining will be open 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
    • Common Grounds will be open 11:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
    • DUX Bistro and Gastro Kitchen will be open 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
    • Fresh Marketcafé will be open 10:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
    • Grab ’n’ Go will be open 8:00 a.m.–midnight
    • Fire ’n’ Spice and Puddles Café are closed
  • Monday, December 2: Regular dining hours resume.

Meal Points

Your prorated meal points for the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25–29) will be as follows:

  • Residents with 50 meal points per week will have: 29 meal points.
  • Residents with 65 meal points per week will have: 37 meal points.
  • Residents with 80 meal points per week will have: 46 meal points.
  • Residents with 95 meal points per week will have: 54 meal points.

Housing Service Centers Hours

  • Wednesday, November 27: All service centers close at 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 28: All service centers closed
  • Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30: All service centers open noon–5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 1: LLC and Global Scholars Hall open at 8:00 a.m. for regular weekend hours. Hamilton and Barnhart open at noon for regular weekend hours.