Winter Break Resources

Many offices on campus will be making adjustments to their schedules and to the level of services that they offer in preparation for February Break; depending upon the office and/or service, you can expect change between these dates: Wednesday December 20, 2017 – Tuesday, January 9th, 2018.

All administrative offices are closed beginning at the end of day on Friday, December 22, 2017 through Monday, January 1, 2018. You can find a list of the adjustments to expect below:

Athletics:

Winter Break Hours:

Dec 18 = 7am-11pm

Dec 19 = 7am-8pm

Dec 20 - Jan 1 = CLOSED

Jan 2-5 = 7am-8pm

Jan 6-7 = 10am-6pm

Jan 8 = 7am-8pm

Regular semester hours resume on Jan 9

All activity spaces close 15 minutes early.

For specific facility schedules please see website.

 

DCL: 

Professional staff members in DCL will be on call throughout the break - should you need assistance, please call Public Safety at (781) 736-5000.

Facilities Services:

Facilities Services will be operating with limited staff throughout the break. In case of emergency, students should call 781-736-5000.

                     

Escort/Shuttle: 

There will be no van service from Friday 12/22 through Tuesday 1/2/18. BranVan service will resume on 1/2 and Waltham van service will resume on Wednesday 1/10.

Public Safety/BEMCO: 

Public Safety will be open throughout the break and will respond to all incidents that BEMCO would normally as they will not be operational.

Dining: 

Many of the campus dining facilities close on Tuesday 12/19 or Wednesday 12/20; Einstein’s Bagels and the Faculty Club remain open until Friday 12/22. Facilities will reopen on a limited basis beginning on Wednesday 1/3 – more information can be found on the Dining Services website.

BCC/Health Center:

Remember that the BCC is closed from 12/23/17-1/1/18.  We provide after hours consultation throughout at 781-736-3785.  For emergency/urgent consultation with a Health Center Clinician, call the answering service at 781-239-1948.

Library:

24/7 hours in Goldfarb/Farber end at 5:30 PM on Monday 12/18; the library will be open from 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM from 12/19 – 12/22 and will be closed from 12/23 – 1/1/18. Regular hours of 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM will resume on Tuesday 1/2.

Rape Crisis Center / Office of Prevention Services:

You may reach the Rape Crisis Center at 781-736-3370 to connect either with Brandeis Police (press 1) or a counselor from the Brandeis Counseling Center (press 2) at any time during break.