Frequently Asked Questions
When can I arrive on campus?
New students (first-year and transfers) can check into the residence hall beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 26. Students should report to the tent on the south side of Sumner Hall. The Residence Halls open at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 1st for returning students.
If I am on the deferred housing list, when can I expect to hear about my housing assignment?
All those not yet housed will be assigned rooms after August 15th and will be notified through their Pomona email after August 17th.
Can I ship packages ahead of time prior to arriving on campus?
Students may ship packages, boxes, etc. to themselves at their Campus Center address. Items cannot be received before August 10th. Items received will be held at a special receiving area on campus for the students to claim them when they arrive.
When is Fall Break?
Begins after the last class on Friday, October 19th. It ends at 8am on Wednesday, October 24th. Residence Halls and Dining Halls are open.
When is Thanksgiving Recess?
Thanksgiving break begins after the last class on Wednesday, November 21st. It ends at 8am on November 26th. Residence Halls and Dining Halls are open.
When do the Residence Halls close in December?
Residence Halls close at NOON on Saturday, December 22nd. Everyone must leave by that time. There is no housing available during semester break.
When do the Residence Halls open in January 2013?
Residence Halls open at 8am, Sunday, January 20th. Classes begin on Tuesday, January 22nd.
When is Family Weekend?
Family Weekend will be February 15th - 17th, 2013.
When is Spring Break 2013?
Begins after the last class on Friday, March 15th. Ends at 8am, Monday, March 25th.
When do the residence halls close in May 2013?
Residence Halls close at noon, Monday, May 20th.
Commencement is Sunday, May 19th.
I lost my ID card. Where can I replace it?
The Office of Campus Life can replace your lost or stolen ID card. There is a $10.00 charge for replacement IDs.
I lost my room key, how do I get a new one?
New keys can be ordered in the Office of Campus Life. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. There is a $75.00 lock change fee associated with a new key.
I lost my mailbox key, how do I get a new one?
Mailbox keys are given out from the student mail room. Replacement keys are $25.00. The student mailroom is located on the first floor of the Smith Campus Center.
Something does not work in my room, who can I call?
During business hours, call the maintenance department at (909) 607-2236. After hours in an emergency, contact Campus Safety at (909) 607-2000. Students can also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with detailed information about the issue.