Your browser does not support JavaScript

Below is the residence calendar for the UPCOMING 2022-2023 academic year.
You can view the 2021-22 Academic Year Residence Dates here


These dates are firm. Please plan your campus arrival and departure arrangements accordingly as we cannot make exceptions. Students cannot move in earlier than the dates below; however, they can move in on a later date.

2022-23 Residences Dates Table

Student Classification Move In Date Fall Only Move-Out* Spring Only Move-In* Move-Out Deadline
Incoming JD 1L Tuesday, August 23, 2022 or Wednesday, August 24,2022 Saturday, December 17, 2022 Sunday, January 22, 2023 Saturday, May 13, 2023
Incoming LLM Monday, August 15, 2022 or Tuesday, August 16,2022 Saturday, December 17, 2022 Sunday, January 22, 2023 Saturday, May 13, 2023
Incoming SJD Monday, August 15, 2022 or Tuesday, August 16,2022 Saturday, December 17, 2022 Sunday, January 22, 2023 Friday, May 26, 2023
Exchange Students
Monday, August 15, 2022 or Tuesday, August 16,2022 Saturday, December 17, 2022 Sunday, January 22, 2023 Saturday, May 13, 2023
Returning & Transfer Students Thursday, August 25, 2022 or Friday, August 26,2022 Saturday, December 17, 2022 Sunday, January 22, 2023 Saturday, May 13, 2023
Graduating Students Friday, May 26, 2023
*Fall only and spring only dates are for students studying and living on-campus for one semester, including exchange students.
Students who have a housing agreement for the entire academic year can stay in their room uninterrupted until their move-out deadline. Resident Halls do not close for breaks during the academic year.
Spring only students who are taking a J-Term class should contact housing@law.harvard.edu during the Spring Only Room Selection period in October.
Rooms must be vacated and keys returned by 5:00PM on all move-out dates.