Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Holiday Closure Schedule 2023-2024

Carleton University will be closed from Saturday, December 23, 2023 through Wednesday, January 3, 2024 inclusive for the holiday season and will re-open on Thursday, January 4, 2024.

Holiday Building Closures

During the holiday closure period, all campus buildings will be locked. Authorized students, faculty and staff may gain access using their Campus Card at card readers in buildings equipped with that technology.

Campus Safety Services (CSS) will provide access to buildings on an emergency basis only. The CSS Communication Centre can be reached at 613-520-4444 in emergencies, and 613-520-3612 for general enquiries.

Variations of this closure include:

Scheduling and Examinations

Scheduling and Examination Services will be open until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, December 22, 2023, and from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 23, 2023 for pick-up of completed examinations written on Friday, December 22, 2023 through the McIntyre Exam Centre. All pick-ups will take place in Nideyinàn 133.


MacOdrum Library will close at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 24, 2023 and will reopen on Thursday, January 4, 2024.

Residence and Dining Services

Only those students who have registered, received permission and paid to remain will have access to their rooms. Card access for all other students will be deactivated from noon on Saturday, December 23, 2023 until noon on Sunday, January 7, 2024. No student will be permitted to remain in or enter a closed building.

The last meal served in the Caf will be breakfast which ends at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 23, 2023. During the closure period, no dining service outlets will be open. The first meal served in the Caf will be dinner on Sunday, January 7, 2024.

Recreation and Athletics

Athletics facilities will be closed Monday, December 25, 2023 and Monday, January 1, 2024. For more information regarding specific facility operations over the holidays, including the Ice House, Fitness Centre and Pool, please visit the Athletics website.

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