Break Stays

If students choose to stay on campus, they must sign up and let the department know they will be here during break. Students can do this by going to their myHousing account and completing the Break Stay form. 

 


Thanksgiving Break

IMPORTANT: If you will be in your unit any time during Thanksgiving Break, you must sign up for break stay on your MyHousing Overview.

Winter Break

IMPORTANT: If you will be in your unit any time during Winter Break, you must sign up for break stay on your MyHousing Overview.

Spring Break

IMPORTANT: If you will be in your unit any time during Spring Break, you must sign up for break stay on your MyHousing Overview.


Important Information

Sign-Up Instructions

  1. Access your MyHousing Overview through your myBanner account.
  2. Click on “Student” and then “myHousing.” Select the “myHousing Overview” login bar.
  3. On the Overview page, select the drop-down at the top labeled "Apply/Cancel/Forms" then select the applicable break.
  4. Select all dates that apply and hit "Continue".

Please contact the Central Housing Office if you have any questions. We can be reached at either (616) 331-2120 or housing@gvsu.edu.

Before You Leave

  • Clean refrigerator
  • Vacuum room
  • Empty wastebaskets/garbage cans/recycling
  • Turn in work requests
  • Close and lock all windows
  • Unplug unnecessary appliances
  • Valuables should be taken home, be sure to pack all essentials
  • Turn thermostat down to 55 degrees
  • Turn off all lights

Break Contact Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Maintenance (non emergency): 331-3000
  • GVSU Public Safety (24 hours): 331-3255
  • Ottawa County Police (non emergency): 616-842-1056
  • Pew Campus Security: 331-6677
  • Pew Campus Operations (non emergency): 331-6700
  • Laker Village North Community Center: 331-0500
  • Niemeyer East/West: 331-4500
  • North C Desk: 331-3332
  • Ravines Community Center: 331-1400
  • South E Desk: 331-0170
  • Winter Hall Desk: 331-7600

Thanksgiving Break Desk Hours

Spring Break Desk Hours

Winter Break Desk Hours

DATE

Holton-Hooker

Laker Village

Niemeyer

South E

Winter

 

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

 

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

 

8am - 5pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

CLOSED

10am - 4pm

 

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

 

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm