Between Semester Housing

Thanksgiving Break Housing and Dining

Beginning November 22 through November 26, campus housing and dining services will be altered due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.

  • Students will need to use their MSU ID to access residence halls through the main entrance during the Thanksgiving break
  • One Service Center in each Neighborhood will  be open Wednesday-Saturday of Thanksgiving Break
  • Dining halls will have an altered schedule; visit www.eatatstate.comfor more information
  • Select Sparty’s locations will be open with limited hours; visit for ore information
  • No mail will be delivered during Thanksgiving Break


Between Semester Housing:

The residence halls will close for the semester break Dec. 15, 2017, at 8 p.m. and will reopen Jan. 7, 2018 at 8 a.m. Residents of Hubbard, McDonel and Wonders halls can apply to stay on campus during semester break in their current residence hall room. Residents in these designated halls who plan to stay in their current room any time past noon, Dec. 16 or before Jan. 7 must complete a Between Semester Housing Application through iLiveOn. Upon submitting an application, a $315 flat fee that includes housing and dining will be charged to their student account.

University Village, 1855 Place, Owen and Van Hoosen Residents

Residents living in Van Hoosen, Owen, University Village and 1855 Place may stay in their space during semester break without submitting an application.

Between Semester Housing at Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center

All on-campus residents can stay on campus between semesters by reserving a room at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center. Rooms are available for $55 + tax (per day)* based on availability (Parking also available during break in the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center garage for $150). Contact the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center at 517- 432-4000 or for additional information and to make a reservation

Between Semester Dining Plan

Students that have been approved to stay on campus between semesters and are located in Hubbard, McDonel and Wonders Halls will receive the between semester dining plan. Students staying in Owen, Van Hoosen, University Village, 1855 Place or Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center can purchase a Between Semester Dining Plan for $167.20. The dining plan includes 30 accesses to either Brody Square or The Edge at Akers. Dining plans can be purchased through the Housing Assignments Office by calling 517-884-5483


Dec. 16 (breakfast) – Dec. 22 (lunch) and

Jan. 3 (breakfast) – Jan. 7 (lunch)

Culinary Services locations are closed Dec. 23–Jan. 2

Brody Square and The Edge at Akers Dining Hall Hours

Breakfast 8–9 a.m.

Lunch 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Dinner 5–7 p.m.