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Break Housing

Spring Break Housing Signup

All residence halls will be open for Spring Break at no additional fee. Break housing starts on Friday, March 7, 6pm and ends on Sunday, March 16, noon.

Students who need to stay for the entire Spring Break, or past Friday, March 7, 6pm, or return early before Sunday, March 16, noon, must submit an online break housing request by Wednesday, March 5, noon.

Requests received after the deadline will be assessed a $50 administrative fee.

Bobcat Village residents are not required to sign up for break housing.


Break housing sign-up online has ended.  If you still need break housing for the entirety of Spring Break, email reslife@txstate.edu.  Our office will only accept requests through 5pm today, March 7, 2014.


  • Deadline to sign-up, Wednesday, March 5, at noon
  • Sign-up for break housing begins, Monday, February 24, at 9am
  • No break housing fee for students who sign up by deadline
  • $50 late fee will be assessed for signing up after March 5, at noon


Due to an electrical infrastructure upgrade project on campus the following residence halls will be affected by a power outage on Sunday, March 9, starting at 7:00 am:


Arnold – 10 mins

Elliott – 4 hrs

San Jacinto – 4 hrs

Beretta – 4 hrs

Lantana – 4 hrs

San Marcos – 10 mins

Bexar – 10 mins

Laurel – 4 hrs

Smith – 10 mins

Brogdon – 4 hrs

Retama- 4 hrs

Sterry – 4 hrs

Butler – 4 hrs


Tower – 4 hrs

A second outage is scheduled for Monday, March 10. You may view the affected buildings, date, time, and duration here.


A third outage scheduled for Wednesday, March 12 at 10am will affect the following areas:

Blanco Hall-45 minutes