Saint Louis University

The official University Christmas Break is Dec. 24-28, and the University will observe New Year's Day Jan. 1, and Martin Luther King Day on Jan. 21. Here is a list of University offices and services, and their holiday hours of operation.

Academic Calendar:

Jan. 7: School of Medicine and School of Law classes resume 
Jan. 14: Classes resume

University Residence Halls:

8 p.m., Dec. 18: Halls close 
9 a.m., Jan. 11: Halls reopen
*Laclede Houses, Apartments, Pruellage Hall and Reinert Hall will remain open during all breaks.

University Meal Plan:

Ends with lunch on Dec. 18, and resumes with dinner on Jan. 13.

Billiken Dining Services:

Following the official University holiday, select dining locations will have limited hours of operation. View or download a PDF with the complete schedule of dining hours.

Billiken Shuttle Service:

The last day for the Billiken Shuttle Service was Tuesday, Dec. 18, and there will be no service during Winter Break. For daytime on-campus transportation service during this period, call SLU Ride at 314-977-RIDE between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Billiken Shuttle Service will resume at 7 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14.

Busch Student Center:

Dec. 19-23: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Dec. 24-25: Closed
Dec. 26-30 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Jan. 3-Jan. 10: 7a.m. - 7 p.m.

Campus Recreation:

Simon Recreation Center will be closed Dec. 24 through Jan. 1 for annual maintenance. The center will have limited hours during the rest of the break. Salus Center also will be closed Dec. 24 through Jan. 1. View or download a PDF with the complete schedule of each facility's hours.

Information Technology Service Desks:

All ITS service desks, except for the SLUCare location, will close Friday, Dec. 21, and will re-open Wednesday, Jan. 2, in honor of the Christmas and New Year break. The SLUCare Service Desk observes only SLUCare holidays, Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 24-25, and Tuesday, Jan. 1. Find more information about service desk hours online.

University Libraries:

All University Libraries will be closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1. For complete information regarding hours of operation, visit the University Libraries website.


SLUCare will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 24-25, and Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 31-Jan. 1. They will be open Dec. 26-28, and will open again on Jan. 2.

Clinical Trials Office

The Clinical Trials Office will follow the University Christmas schedule and will be closed from Dec. 24 to Jan. 1.