Change Freezes

Change Freezes are periods when Change Requests undergo extra scrutiny.

This document specifically delineates the Change Freeze periods for DoIT and those services managed or monitored by DoIT at UW-Madison, consistent with the Operational Framework policy as spelled out at Change Management - Schedule Management.


 Change Freeze
 2013-14 2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
2019-20
2020-21
 Fall Semester Move-In/First 2 Weeks
 8/25/13-9/14/13  8/24/14-9/13/14  8/28/15-9/12/15  8/28/16-9/10/16  8/27/17-9/16/17  8/26/18-9/15/18  8/25/19-9/14/19  8/28/20-9/12/20
 Halloween ("FreakFest")  10/26/13-10/27/13  10/31/14-11/01/14  10/31/15-11/01/15  TBD  TBD  TBD  TBD  TBD
 Fall Semester Finals Week
 12/15/13-12/21/13 12/14/14-12/20/14 12/17/15-12/23/15 12/17/16-12/23/16 12/17/17-12/23/17 12/16/18-12/22/18 12/15/19-12/21/19 12/16/20-12/23/20
 Spring Semester First 2 Weeks
 1/19/14-2/1/14  1/18/15-1/31/15  1/17/16-1/30/16  1/22/17-2/4/17  1/12/18-2/3/18  1/20/19-2/2/19  1/19/20-1/25/20  1/17/21-1/30/21
 Spring Semester Finals Week
 5/11/14-5/17/14 5/10/15-5/16/15 5/8/16-5/14/16 5/13/17-5/19/17 5/12/18-5/18/18 5/12/19-5/18/19 5/10/20-5/16/20 5/9/21-5/15/21




Keywords:change freeze freezes period management change request operational framework   Doc ID:33270
Owner:Andy B.Group:DoIT IT Service Management
Created:2013-09-10 09:35 CDTUpdated:2015-09-17 12:48 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT IT Service Management, DoIT Staff, Human Resource System (HRS), Network Services, Systems & Network Control Center, Systems Engineering, Systems Engineering and Operations
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