Log in and select the '+ New' button at the bottom of your screen to see an additional section titled 'Upcoming Events'. This will show any event with an open submission time that you have been allowed to sign up for. You can easily see when the submission period closes, as well as how many spaces are left for an event if there is a limit.
For an event such as Fall Break, when you select that choice, and then 'Request Leave', you can go through and complete the form with your travel plans.
If the Opt-out selection is chosen (Remain on Campus), you will see the the following message:
For an event hosted by your school, such as a Museum Trip, when you select that event, then the opt-in choice, all fields will be preset as shown below so you are aware of when and where the event is taking place:
If you change your mind, you can change your response to the event by clicking into the event, and choosing the other response. You will not be able to change your response after the submission time is closed.