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Return to Campus

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Last Updated: January 13, 2021​

DePaul Quad in Winter

Hello, Residents!

​DePaul Housing is excited to welcome you back for Winter Quarter! In addition to emails, we have created several resources that will aid you in your return and keep you and our community safe and healthy.

Winter Quarter FAQs

  • For the most up-to-date answers to questions per​taining to Winter Quarter housing.

Winter Break Closure​

  • ​For residents who were living with us during the Fall Quarter and who will be returning to their traditional residence hall or apartment for Winter Quarter. 
  • ​New residents arriving for Winter Quarter will also find move-in appointment information on this page. Move-in guides are available for Lincoln Park and University Center residents.

Quarantine & Isolation Guide ​

  • ​​All students living in traditional residence halls will be required to quarantine starting on their scheduled move-in date until *Saturday, January 16, regardless of new CDC guidelines out of an abundance of caution.
  • This important guide fully outlines our process and procedures and what must be done to keep our community safe. You will also find information on packing/supply recommendations and the resources you can utilize during quarantine.
*An announcement was made to all on-campus residents that quarantine will end one day sooner (distributed via email on January 13). 

McCabe Hall and University Center Quarantine Conditions​

Please refer to the following list if you were a resident of McCabe Hall or the University Center during the Fall Quarter and are returning for Winter Quarter or stayed during Winter Break. Click here for additional details. ​

  1. For residents who stayed during the entire Winter Break OR returned their unit before December 19 to stay on campus for the remainder of Winter Break:
    • These students will NOT be required to quarantine.
  2. For residents who left for Winter Break: 
    • These students will be required to quarantine until January 16, just like students living in traditional residence halls.
  3. For residents who left campus for Winter Break and visited their unit on occasion (i.e., did not stay on campus):
    • ​These students will be required to quarantine until January 16, just like students living in traditional residence halls.