Residence Life & Campus Housing Office

The Residence Life and Campus Housing office is responsible for on-campus student housing, residential programming and student conduct. Our office strives to develop inclusive residential communities that promotes the academic achievement, personal growth, and responsible citizenship of our students. Residence Life and Campus Housing offer an extensive series of extra-curricular opportunities in concert with Student Affairs.


Iosue Student Union room 307

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Academic Year:

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone: 717.815.1281
Fax: 717.849.1644

Emergencies: Please call the Campus Safety Office at 717.815.1314

‌Housing Opening and Closing Dates

Housing Break Date Schedules 2015-2016

Semester Break

Winter Break

  • Residence halls close Friday, February 26, 2016, by 9 p.m.
  • Residence halls re-open Sunday, March 6, 2016, after 10 a.m.
  • Winter Break Request to Stay Form (available 2/8-2/19)

Spring Break

  • Residence halls close Wednesday, March 23, 2016, by 10 p.m.
  • Residence halls re-open Monday, March 28, 2016, after 10 a.m.
  • Spring Break Request to Stay Form (available 3/4-3/16)

Summer Break

  • Finals Week: May 7-12, 2016
  • Commencement: May 14, 2016
  • Summer Break Request to Stay Form (available 4/15-5/3)


     Only students directly involved in Commencement may stay
until 5:00 p.m. on the day of Commencement.      
     All other students must leave as soon as possible after their
     last final - the latest time to leave being 2:00 pm     
December 21, 2015. If you have a late final or another 
     academic reason requiring you to stay, please complete
     the Summer Break Request to Stay Form.


  • Want to get a jump-start on your career and make YCP a better place to live and learn? Apply to be an RA! The Resident Assistant application for the 2016-2017 is now available. To apply, click here:

    Additional information on the RA application is posted on Spartan Career Path. Applications are due January 26, 2016. Click here for more information about requirements and important dates: RA Information 2016-2017!

Parent and Student Communications‌

Parent, Family, and Residence Life Newsletter

We want our families to have as much information as possible about life in the YCP residence halls. This newsletter provides important dates and talk points to have with your student. If you would like to have future newsletters emailed to you, please complete the following form: To opt-out of future newsletters, please email your email address and a description of 'opt out'.