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Monday, December 17, 2012 - OU to hold revised holiday hours from Dec. 24-Jan. 2
By Victoria Lipscomb, media relations intern


The holiday season is approaching quickly as fall 2012 semester comes to a close. Oakland University will begin holiday recess at 10 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, and winter 2013 classes will begin at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3. 

The university will be closed Monday, Dec. 24, through Tuesday, Jan. 1. Administrative offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2. During the holiday recess, several Oakland facilities will operate under revised hours. 

Kresge Library

Dec. 15, open until 10 p.m.
Dec. 16, CLOSED
Dec. 18 – Dec. 21, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Dec. 22- Jan. 1, CLOSED 
Jan. 2, 7:30 a.m. to midnight
Jan. 3, resume normal hours

Recreation Center

Dec. 10 - Dec. 13, 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Dec. 14, 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 15, CLOSED 
Dec. 16, 11:00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Dec. 17 – Dec. 20, 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Dec. 21, 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 22, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dec. 23, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Dec. 24 – Dec. 25, CLOSED 
Dec. 26 – Dec. 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Dec. 31 – Jan 1, CLOSED 
Jan. 2, resume normal hours

Aquatic Center

Dec. 10 - Dec. 13, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. / 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 14, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. / 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 15, CLOSED
Dec. 16, 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Dec. 17 – Dec. 20, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. / 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 21, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. / 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 22, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Dec. 23, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Dec. 24 – Dec. 25, CLOSED 
Dec. 26 – Dec. 30, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Dec. 31 – Jan 1, CLOSED 
Jan 2, resume normal hours 

Oakland Center

Dec. 10 – Dec. 13, 7 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Dec. 14, 7 a.m. to midnight
Dec. 15, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Dec. 16, CLOSED
Dec. 17 – Dec. 20, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 21, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Dec.22 – Dec. 25, CLOSED
Dec. 26 -Dec. 28 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dec. 29 -Dec. 30, CLOSED
Dec. 31, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jan. 1, CLOSED
Jan. 2- Jan. 4, 7 a.m. to midnight

Text books for the winter semester will be available in the Barnes & Noble bookstore located on the lower level of the Oakland Center beginning Dec. 17. 

For more information on Oakland events and dates, view oakland.edu/calendar. To view the Academic Calendar, click here.