Staying on Campus for Winter Break? Check out what's open!

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016
by Office of the VP for Campus Life

Services During Winter Recess

Most students do not stay on campus during winter recess, but if you do, know that campus services are limited during the recess period.

Your residence
You may reside in your regularly assigned room during winter recess.

Residential dining halls
Dining Services does not offer a special meal plan agreement for winter recess. Residential dining halls will close after dinner on the Friday before winter recess begins.

Campus eateries
Retail dining hours of operation are shortened during winter recess. See the Dining Services website for scheduled hours.

Winter Recess Dining Services Hours of Operation

Department of Public Safety
You may contact the Department of Public Safety at any time during winter recess at (609) 258-1000.

Department of Public Safety

University Health Services
University Health Services student inpatient services are not provided during winter recess. Visit the University Health Services website for details about services during winter recess.

University Health Services

TigerTransit campus shuttle
The Transportation & Parking website provides campus shuttle service hours and routes during winter recess.

TigerTransit Campus Shuttle

Facilities Customer Service Center
The Facilities Customer Service Center is available to answer your calls during regular business hours, but will be closed on several days during winter recess in accordance with the University academic holiday calendar.

Facilities Customer Service Center

Princeton University Library
Firestone Library and all Special Libraries follow an abbreviated schedule during winter recess. For details see the hours page of the Princeton University Library website.

Princeton University Library

Recreation facilities
Campus recreation facilities, including Dillon Gym, Dillon Pool, Jadwin Indoor Tennis, the Stevens Fitness Center, and Baker Rink follow an abbreviated schedule during winter recess. For details see the Dillon Gym Facilities Schedules page of the Campus Recreation website which is updated in December to include winter recess hours.

Dillon Gym Facilities Schedules