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Information for Fall 2022

The Office of Residence Life and First Year experience wishes you a fun, safe, and restful break! Please familiarize yourself with this important information:

Information for students continuing their Chapman residency in Spring of 2023:

Students who are continuing their residency in Chapman housing for the Spring 2023 semester will have access to their residence hall or apartment during the winter break. The resident halls and apartments are open during winter break.

Meal Plans:

Panther Bucks do not expire until January 22, 2023. The Randall Dining Commons will be closed for the majority of winter break. Dining service hours can be found on the Dining Services Page.

Before winter break to-do list:

  • Turn off surge protector(s) and unplug appliances.
  • Take out trash and discard perishable foods.
  • Close and lock the windows and doors.
  • Turn off all lights, heaters, and air conditioning units.
  • Clean, tidy, and dust your room. This includes taking down holiday decorations like string lights, cleaning air conditioning units from dust, and wiping down surfaces.
  • Remove everything from the bathroom if you would like custodial to clean it over winter break. This includes clearing things from the floors, countertops, showers, and shelves. Custodial will not clean your bathroom is not completely cleared.

Information for students not continuing their residency in Chapman housing in Spring 2023:

Students who are graduating during the winter, transferring to another school, withdrawing from Chapman, or taking a leave of absence must have submitted a License Release Request form by December 1st, 2022. If approved, students must move out of their residence hall or apartment 24 hours after they take their last final exam or by 12:00 PM on Saturday, December 17th, 2022 – whichever comes first. Please review the final exam schedule to determine to move-out date and time. Students must coordinate with their building manager to determine a move-out date and time.

Review the information below if you are moving out of your residence hall or apartment at the end of the fall 2022 semester.


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Off-Campus Resources


Need to donate some big items when you move out of your off-campus rental? Want to make sure you are a good neighbor in Orange? Check out these great tips for moving out of your off-campus rental property.

Preferred Storage Partner - Campus Storage


Campus Storage ships packing kits to students and returns with care and professionalism to pick up their belongings for secure storage. Upon a student's return to school, their belongings will be delivered to their new apartment or unit free of charge.