Winter Break Info and Dining Hours

Winter break is coming up on December 18, 2019 – January 13, 2020. Before things get super busy with final exams, papers and projects, please take a few minutes to review these reminders:

Residence Halls

If you live in the residence halls, there are a few things to keep in mind before you leave.

  • Students are expected to leave 24-hours after their last final, and no later than 1 p.m. on Thursday, December 19 with finals on Wednesday. 
  • Graduating seniors attending graduation activities are able to stay through 1 p.m. on Friday, December 20 with the approval of their hall director
  • Students with break and year-round contracts are allowed to stay and will be sent an email with their dining information
  • Students returning for spring semester can leave belongings in their room
  • Students with open spaces in their room are expected to have the space ready for a new spring semester roommate, roommate information will be emailed as it becomes available
  • Hall staff will be entering rooms over break for safety checks
  • Students NOT planning to return to CU for spring semester must do the following:
    • Fill out a mid-year departure form in the housing portal
    • Schedule a check-out with your RA to ensure you won’t be charged for spring housing 

  • Will Vill/Bear Creek route will be offline starting Thursday, December 19, with service resuming Wednesday, January 8.
  • Stampede runs Monday through Friday over Winter Break (every 15 minutes from 7 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 5:45 to 6:30 p.m.)
  • Marine Street Express runs normal schedule.
  • No service on any of the routes on official campus holidays.

Hours of Operation

(Kittredge, Cheyenne Arapaho, Village Center)

Week of Dec. 8 – Dec. 14

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. 2 p.m.

Week of Dec. 15 – Dec. 21

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Week of Dec. 22 – Jan. 4 (Kittredge will be closed Dec 24 – Jan 3 due to construction)

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday-Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Week of Jan.5 – Jan 18

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. –  2 p.m.

Venue closing times for winter break 

Venue

Closing Date

Closing Times

C4C

Wednesday, December 18

8 p.m.

Sewall

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Village Center

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

The Alley

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

CU on the Run

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Toast on the Run 

Wednesday, December 18

1 p.m.

Farrand Market

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Kittredge Market

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Sewall Market

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Village Market

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

The Grotto

Tuesday, December 17

Midnight

WeatherTech Café

Tuesday, December 17

Midnight

UMC Market

Wednesday, December 18

2 p.m.

Bakery

Friday December 20

3 p.m.

SEEC

Wednesday, December 18

 3 p.m.

Alferd Packer Grill

Wednesday, December 18

3 p.m.

Starbucks

Wednesday, December 18

2:30 p.m.

Venues open during winter break 

Venue

Dates

Hours

SEEC

Thursday, December 19 – Friday, December 20
Saturday, December 21 – Wednesday, January 1
Thursday, January 2 – Friday, January 10

8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Closed
8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Alferd Packer Grill

Thursday, December 19 – Sunday, December 29
Monday, December 30 – Friday, January 10

Closed
M-F: 7 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (closed Jan. 1)

Starbucks

Thursday, December 19 – Friday, December 27
Saturday, December 28 – Sunday, January 5
Monday, January 6 – Friday, January 10

M-F: 7 a.m – 2:30 p.m. (closed Dec. 24 and Dec. 25)
Closed
7 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

C4C Thursday, January 9 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
The Bakery

​Saturday, December 21 – Wednesday, January 1
Thursday, January 2 – Friday, January 10

Closed
Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

When regular operating hours resume

Venue Opening Dates
C4C Dining Center Friday, January 10
Sewall Friday, January 10
Village Center Friday, January 10
Starbucks Saturday, January 11
Village Market Monday, January 13
All remaining locations Monday, January 13