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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.
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.
Retail dining hours of operation are shortened during winter recess. See the Dining Services website for scheduled hours.
Department of Public Safety
You may contact the Department of Public Safety at any time during winter recess at (609) 258-1000.
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.
TigerTransit campus shuttle
The Transportation & Parking website provides campus shuttle service hours and routes during winter recess.
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.
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.
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.