Key Dates to Know
March 12: Census opens online (self response)
April 1: Census Day (official day of record)
August 11 – September 30, 2020: Census takers follow up with non respondents
Students living in residential housing (dorms) traditionally are counted as living at their school and don't need to fill out a form as part of their household. With the closure of dorms this year, the Census Bureau is reaching out to colleges and universities to ensure the correct count.