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Travel Dates and Procedures

Wyoming Seminary guarantees transportation for students to and from campus during the approved travel dates below. The closest airport to campus is the Wilkes-Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP), approximately 20 minutes from campus. There are also multiple bus stations located between 5 and 20 minutes from campus as well. The school also provides transportation to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), and John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), all of which are 2+ hours from campus.

If a student requires transportation outside of the approved travel dates, the Student Life Office will work to make arrangements. However, students may need to secure their own transportation in the event school coordinated arrangement's can't be made. 

Dormitories open and close precisely on the dates/times below. Students will not be accommodated in the dorm before the stated arrival dates or after the departure dates. If you have questions, please contact Mr. Harry Shafer, Dean of Student Life, at (570) 270-2115 or StudentLife@wyomingseminary.org.

2021-22 TRAVEL DATES:

February 25, 2022 - Spring Break beings at 3:30pm
February 26, 2022 - Spring Break, dorms close at noon
     - approved travel dates: 2/25 and 2/26

March 12, 2022 - Dorms reopen at noon
     - approved travel dates: 3/12 and 3/13

May 27, 2022 - Dorms close for all students not participating in commencement 
     - approved travel dates: 5/26 and 5/27

May 29, 2022 - Dorms close at 5pm / final approved travel date

 

2022-23 TRAVEL DATES:

August 19, 2022 - Student Leaders (RAs, Blue Crew, Government, Levi Spragues) move-in
     - approved travel date: 8/19

August 21, 2022 - Fall athletes move-in
     - approved travel date: 8/21

August 24, 2022 - Full boarding community move-in
     - approved travel dates: 8/24 (preferred) and 8/25 (only if necessary)

September 2-5, 2022 - Closed weekend
     - boarders must remain on campus

November 18, 2022 - Thanksgiving Break begins at 3:30pm
November 19, 2022 - Thanksgiving Break, dorms close at noon
     - approved travel dates: 11/18 and 11/19

November 26, 2022 - Dorms Reopen at noon
     - approved travel dates: 11/26 and 11/27

December 21, 2022 - Winter Break begins at 12:00pm
December 22, 2022 - Winter Break, dorms close at 12:00pm
     - approved travel dates: 12/21 and 12/22

January 3, 2023 - Dorms reopen at noon
     - approved travel dates: 1/3 and 1/4

February 24, 2023 - Spring Break beings at 3:30pm
February 25, 2023 - Spring Break, dorms close at noon
     - approved travel dates: 2/24 and 2/25

March 11, 2023 - Dorms reopen at noon
     - approved travel dates: 3/11 and 3/12

May 25, 2023 - Last day of classes
May 26, 2023 - Dorms close for all students not participating in commencement 
     - approved travel dates: 5/25 and 5/26

May 28, 2023 - Dorms close at 5pm
     - approved travel date: 5/28