Dining Plan Calendar

This page is one of your best resources as you seek to understand what Fall 2021 dining will include. We update this page whenever we have more to share.

Fall 2021

DINING DOLLARS available for use 4:00 pm Wednesday, August 25
New-to-Dining Resident Dining Plans open 4:00 pm Wednesday  August 25
Connector Dining Plans open 10:00 am Saturday, August 28
Resident Dining Plans open (Returning Students) 10:00 am Saturday, August 28
First day of classes Monday, August 30
Labor Day Holiday Special Hours: dining.umd.edu/locations Monday, September 6
Last day to change a Resident Dining Plan Friday, September 10
Last day to purchase Connector Plans for Fall Friday, November, 12
251 North closes for Thanksgiving 8:30 pm, Monday, November 22
South Campus Dining Hall close for Thanksgiving 3:00 pm, Tuesday, November 23
The Diner close for Thanksgiving 4:00 pm, Tuesday, November 23
The Diner and South Campus Dining Hall open after Thanksgiving 4:00 pm, Sunday, November 28
251 North opens after Thanksgiving 11:00 am, Monday, November 29
Last day of classes Monday, December 13
The Diner and South Campus Dining Hall special hours for finals week Tuesday -Tuesday, December 14-21
251 North closes for semester 8:30 pm Friday, December 17
South Campus Dining Hall closes for semester 3:00 pm Tuesday, December 21
The Diner closes
— Access and Guest Passes expire
4:00 pm Tuesday, December 21
Dining Dollars expire
— For Fall Seven Day Anytime Dining Plans
Close of Business Tuesday, December 21

Winter 2022

First day of classes; campus opens after winter break
— Dining Halls are not open
Monday, January 3
Martin Luther King Holiday; campus is closed Monday, January 17
Last day of classes, Winter session Friday, January 21

Spring 2022 (tentative)

Online Services available 11:00 am, Monday, January 11
All DINING DOLLARS available for use 4:00 pm, Saturday, January 22
New-to-Dining 7-Day Anytime Dining Plans open 4:00 pm, Saturday, January 22
Connector Dining Plans open 4:00 pm, Saturday, January 22
Resident Dining Plans open (Returning Students) 4:00 pm, Saturday, January 22
Resident Dining Plans open 7:00 am, Monday, January 24
The Diner and South Campus Dining Hall open 4:00 pm Saturday, January 22
251 North opens 11:30 am, Monday, January 24
First day of classes
— All dining halls open regular hours
Monday, January 24
Last day to change a Resident Dining Plan Friday, February 4
251 North closes for Spring Break 9:00 pm, Thursday, March 17
South Campus Dining Hall closes for Spring Break 3:00 pm, Friday, March 18
The Diner closes for Spring Break 3:00 pm, Friday, March 18
The Diner and South Campus Dining Hall open after Spring Break 10:00 am, Sunday, March 27
251 North opens after Spring Break 7:00 am, Sunday, March 27
Last day to purchase Connector Plans for Spring Friday, April 15
Last day of classes Tuesday, May 10
251 North closes for semester 8:30 pm, Thursday, May 12
The Diner and South Campus Dining Hall
South Campus Dining Hall close 3:00 pm Wednesday, May 18
The Diner closes 4:00 pm Wednesday, May 18
Dining Dollars expire
— For Fall 2020 Resident Dining Plans
(Spring 2021 Dining Dollars roll over to Fall 2021)
7:00 pm Wednesday, May 18

Summer 2022 (v tentative)

Memorial Day; campus is closed Monday, May 30
First day of classes, Summer Session One Tuesday, May 31
Juneteenth
Independence Day; campus is closed Monday, July 4
Last day of classes, Summer Session Two Friday, August 19