However, while the water can be used for bathing, it is still not safe for drinking.
Drinking water service should be restored by Thursday.
The break was reported at about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Campus officials say water service was disrupted last evening for a scheduled repair. The repairs began Tuesday night, and a water disruption was only expected between 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m.
However, the aging infrastructure was unable to hold up in time for repairs to be completed. The water main is a high pressure main.
Bottled water was delivered to dorms and box lunches were be made available at the main dining center.