Current Student Information

Welcome to CSB Residential Life!

Here you will find general information regarding room selection, move in, breaks, housing options, etc


Room Selection

Room Selection is the process through which returning students select housing for the next academic year. Open Houses and Information Sessions begin in February. Room Selection dates begin in April. Visit the Room Selection webpage for complete information.


Break Information

The College of Saint Benedict campus closes for the following breaks.  During break periods the halls are closed and campus services are very limited.  Access to food service is limited or not available at times during breaks and other amenities are not available as well. Those students needing to remain on campus during a closed break must request permission and meet approved criteria. For complete information on the CSB Break Policy, visit our Break Information web page.

Thanksgiving Break  

Nov. 20 (8 p.m.) - Nov. 5, 2018 (9 a.m.)

Semester Break

Dec. 18 (8 p.m.) - Jan. 13, 2019 (9 a.m.)

Spring Break

Mar. 1   (8 p.m.) - Mar. 10, 2019 (9 a.m.)

Easter Break

April 18 (8 p.m.) - April 22, 2019 (9 a.m.)

Summer Break

May 10, 2019 (6 p.m.)


Reporting Lost Room Keys

Students who lost their room, apartment or campus house key issued to them at move in, should contact Residential Life & Housing to obtain a new key. As stated in the CSB Housing Agreement, the "Resident agrees to report lost keys within 24 hours of the loss".

To find out more information on how to report a lost key and/or request a new key, students can visit the Residential Life office, located in Upper Mary Commons or visit our SharePoint website.