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SJU Residential Life and Housing

Closing Information

The Residence Halls and Apartments close on Friday May 6, 2016 at 8 PM. All students (except gradauting seniors and approved extended stay requests) must vacate the residence halls and apartments by Friday May 6, 2016 at 8 PM. All graduating seniors are to be checked out of their housing assignments by Noon on Monday May 9. Please download the packet below for more information regarding closing information.

2016 Closing Information Packet


International and Out of State Student Storage

St. John's Residential Life and Housing, in partnership with the Intercultural and International Student Services office, offers summer storage to SJU Internaitonal Students and Out of State Students are allowed to store item over the summer, free of charge (as space allows). Storage will be in Bernard Hall.

Students are only allowed to store up to 5 boxes (18"x18'x24" size) in storage. These boxes can be puchaced from the SJU Book Store. All boxes must be properly sealed and labeled. All students storing boxes over the summer are required to sign a storage agreement form (provided on-site).

Students are NOT allowed to store Computers, Appliances, Furniture or other Large Items.

**St. John's University is not responsible for loss or damage to stored items.

Access to the storage are as follows:

Saturday April 30: 10 am - 12 pm (International Student Priority Date)
Thurday May 5: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday May 6: 3 pm - 6 pm
Saturday May 7: 10 am - 2 pm


If you need access to the sotrage space prior to the dates above please contact Residential Life and Housing at 320-363-3512 and arrange an appointment between the hours of 8 am and 4:30 am Monday through Friday.


Extended Stay (Request to stay beyond May 6)

If you need to stay beyond hall closing, please complete a submit an extended stay request form by April 29, 2016. All requests submitted after Friday April 29, 2016 will be assessed a $25 administrative fee. Students who stay beyond May 6, 2016 without permission will be charged $25 per day.

Extended Stay/Early Return Request

Extended Stay Policy

All CSB/SJU student guests are allowed to visit from 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily during all break periods. All non-CSBS/SJU guests are not permitted during all break periods.


Need to Arrive Early? (before expected move-in date)

Students are expected to arrive on-campus during in August on the following dates:

  • New International Students: Tuesday August 23, 2016
  • New Students (Incoming Freshman): Thursday August 25, 2016
  • New Transfer Students: Friday August 26, 2016
  • Returning Students: Saturday August 27, 2016

If you need to arrive early, please submit a request to arrive early via the Extended Stay/Early Return Request. All requests are approved on a case by case basis and are not to be gauranteed. Requests to arrive early are primarliy given to approved athletes and on-campus student employees. 

Extended Stay/Early Return Request