Fall Break Information

 

FALL BREAK BEGINS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, AT THE CLOSE OF CLASSES. 
CLASSES WILL RESUME MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, AT 8:30 A.M.

 

RESIDENCE HALLS:

ALL COLLEGE RESIDENCE HALLS WILL REMAIN OPEN DURING FALL BREAK.
With the fluctuations that will occur in student population and the resulting smaller number of students in residence halls, security issues may be somewhat more prominent. Please be sure to keep outside doors and individual room doors locked and consider removing from easy visibility items which are particularly valuable.
No registered parties will be accepted over Fall Break.  Registration requests will be accepted when classes resume.

 

PUBLIC SAFETY AND THE COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER:

The Office of Public Safety and the College Communications Center will operate on a regular schedule during semester break--there will be no curtailment of services.  Administrative Office Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm.
Please add the Department of Public Safety Emergency # to your phone (610) 328-8333,
Add the Emergency App: 
Android: go to https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.emergensee&hl=en
Apple: go to https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/emergensee/id445075028?mt=8
Reminder: Select your location as Swarthmore College

SHUTTLE SERVICE:

Morning Shuttle(s) Mon-Friday - 7:30AM - 10:30AM, Saturday   - 10:30AM -12:00PM
Evening Shuttle(s) Sun-Sat    - 6:00PM -  2:30AM
Download the Shuttle App!  It's called "Trans Loc" and can be found in both the Android and Apple Appstores.
 

PARKING REMINDER:

College parking regulations are strictly enforced every day of the year including fall break.
All student vehicles must have a permit to be parked on college property and must be parked in their designated lot. Please contact Public Safety at x8000 with any questions or concerns.

FOOD & DINING:

During this time, the college will be providing limited meal options for those students who are on the campus meal plan but not leaving during Fall Break.  During the week, meals will be available in ESSIE MAE's (Sharples is closed for the entirety of Fall Break).  Each weekend, snacks will be available in PARRISH PARLORS from 5-7pm. Please note that you will need to use your College meal plan for meals in Essie Mae's but will not need your meal plan for weekend snacks.  Fall athletes will receive additional instructions from the Athletics Department regarding meals.

Fall Break Food Schedule:

Saturday, October 10: Pizza available in Parrish Parlors at 5pm
Sunday, October 11: Sandwich Bar will be available in Parrish Parlors at 5pm

Monday, October 12 - Friday, October 16:
Breakfast (Essie Mae's): 10am - 11am (you will need to use Meal Plan POINTS or CASH; meal equivalencies are not accepted)
Lunch (Essie Mae's): 11:30am - 4:30pm (you will need to use Meal Plan POINTS or CASH; meal equivalences are not accepted)
Dinner (Essie Mae's): 4:30pm - 7:00pm (you may use your meal equivalency in addition to points and cash)
Note: the grill closes daily at 6:30pm

Saturday, October 17: Pizza will be available in Parrish Parlors at 5pm
Sunday, October 18: Sharples will re-open for a light brunch and dinner

NOTE: We are able to provided a very limited selection of vegan/gluten-free/dairy-free snacks on all three weekends.  Please come immediately at 5pm to ensure that you have access to these items

COUNSELING & PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES (CAPS):

CAPS will close at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 9.
Hours for Monday, 10/12 through Friday, 10/16: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Regular hours resume Monday, October 19 -- 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On-Call service is available 24/7 by calling (610) 328-7768

STUDENT HEALTH & WELLNESS (WORTH HEALTH CENTER):

Worth will have a registered nurse available Monday through Friday from 10 am - 2 pm during fall break. 
An after hours on call registered nurse is available by phone at 610-328-8058.
 

COLLEGE AND DEPARTMENTAL OFFICES:

All College offices will be open during regular business hours (8:30-4:30 p.m.) during the break.  
The Reigstrar's Office is open during these hours for any questions regarding courses/scheduling
Hours for academic departments and advisors will vary--please consult with the individual department and/or professor in these instances.
 

ATHLETIC FACILITIES HOURS:

Lamb-Miller Fieldhouse:

Saturday, 10/10: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday, 10/11: 1100am - 5:00pm
Monday - Friday, 10/12 - 10/16: 8:30am - 9:00pm
Saturday, 10/17: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday, 10/18:  11:00am - 7:00pm

Matchbox

Saturday 10/10: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: Closed
Monday-Friday 10/12 - 10/16: 6:30am - 7:00pm
Saturday 10/17: Closed
Sunday 10/18: 11:00am -5:00pm (regular hours resume)

Ware Pool

Saturday 10/10 - Saturday 10/17:  Closed
Regular hours resume on Sunday 10/18.

Mullan Tennis Center

Saturday 10/10:  Closed
Sunday 10/11:  Closed
Monday-Friday 10/12 - 10/16:  12:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday 10/17:  Closed
Sunday 10/18:  Closed
 
BOOKSTORE:
Monday-Friday:  8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturdays:  noon to 4:00pm
Sundays:  closed
 

LIST GALLERY:

Tuesday-Sunday, Noon-5 p.m.