Spring Break Hours and Information


Recently elected SGA President De'Onta Bush, center, chilling with friends at the Rec Center pool in 2022. The indoor pool will be open throughout spring break for those who want to make a splash.

by Buffy Lockette

Jacksonville State University will be closed for spring break the week of March 18, 2024. Classes will not meet and offices will be closed. The following holiday hours will be observed for campus services.


All dining locations will close on Friday, March 15, at 2 p.m., and reopen regular business hours on Monday, March 25.


The Recreation and Fitness Center will be open over break as follows:

Monday-Friday: 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
Sunday: 12-8 p.m. 

Indoor Pool:
Monday-Friday: 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3-7 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Sunday: 12-7 p.m. 

Climbing Wall:
Monday-Friday: 3-7 p.m. 
Saturday and Sunday: 12-3 p.m. 

Adventure Rec:
Enjoy an outdoor adventure over spring break by checking out camping and outdoor equipment from UREC's Adventure Rec Center. Students and other members can rent camping, climbing, biking and boating equipment. The Adventure Rec desk will be open spring break Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed on Saturday-Sunday.


Houston Cole Library will be closed Saturday, March 16, to Saturday, March 23. Regular hours will resume on Sunday, March 24. Access to the Library’s electronic resources will be available by visiting the Library’s website.

The Campus Bookstore will be closed for Spring Break for inventory. Customers are invited to visit the store online


Health Center: The RMC/JSU Health Center will be open regular hours during Spring Break: Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Friday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. For more information or appointments, call 256-782-5310.

Campus Police: The University Police Department will continue to serve campus throughout the break. Officers are available 24/7. Call 256-782-5050 for assistance.

Counseling: Students experiencing a mental health emergency after-hours should contact campus police at 256-782-5050 to be connected with an on-call counselor from the JSU Counseling Center or call 911 or 988 for assistance.


The JSU Mail Center, ID Office and Print Shop will be closed for spring break.

Have a safe and fun spring break, JSU Family!