Christmas Break Housing

Happy Holidays! All residence halls on campus will close on Friday December 9, 2016 at 9am.

Apply for Christmas Break Housing

Current residents who wish to stay later than the closing date OR remain on campus during Christmas Break need to complete and submit the Christmas Break Housing Request Form online. This form will be available starting November 1, 2016 and the deadline to submit requests is Thursday December 1, 2016 by 11:59pm. A $100 late fee will be assessed for requests received after the deadline.

After completing the application you will then receive a confirmation by email.

When approved an email will be sent to your SMC email address, verifying the number of nights you have requested to stay and the total fees to be charged to your SMC account. Please note, Christmas Break housing is not guaranteed and must be approved by the Campus Housing Office

Christmas Break Costs

The nighlty rate to live on campus during Christmas Recess varies based on the location of your residence hall. If you are in living in the central or canyon area, the cost is $20/night. If you are living in a townhouse style hall, the cost is $30/night.

Residence Halls During Break

Once residence halls close at 9am on Friday December 9th, external building locks will be changed. Only Christmas Recess residents who are approved to stay on campus during this time will have access to their residence halls.

If a student needs to access their room while residence halls are closed, a $25 access fee will be charged to their student account.