Important Dates

October 14, 2017 (All day) to November 29, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Late December 2017 degree application via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

November 24, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Thanksgiving holiday – no classes scheduled

November 27, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Classes resume

November 29, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Deadline for graduate students receiving incomplete grades in a previous semester to submit the coursework

November 29, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Deadline to apply for December 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

November 29, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Classes end

November 30, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Reading Days (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings)

December 1, 2017 (All day) to December 7, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Final examinations

December 2, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Make-up days (if needed)

December 7, 2017 (All day)
Fall

MSU-Meridian Commencement 11:00 a.m. – College Park Campus

December 8, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Last day for December 2017 degree applicants to pay account balance

December 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement - 9:30 a.m.

(Students march in at 9:00 a.m.)

College of Architecture, Art & Design

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Education

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement - 4:00 p.m.

(Students march in at 3:30 p.m.)

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences & School of Human Sciences

College of Business & Adkerson School of Accountancy

Bagley College of Engineering & Swalm School of Chemical Engineering

College of Forest Resources

College of Veterinary Medicine ( Masters & PhDs)

December 9, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Make-up days (if needed)

December 11, 2017 (All day)
Fall

Final Grades Due 10:00 a.m

Expectations of the Office of the Registrar

A welcoming and encouraging service oriented environment to all;

Accurate and timely processes related to course offerings, registration, academic records, certifications, transcript requests, athletic certification, class schedule development, and degree clearance;

Support for UCCC and the Early Start program; guidance and counsel to the University regarding academic policies and procedures;

Security and privacy for the University’s academic records, providing guidance for faculty and staff on the proper use and dissemination of academic records;

Leadership in technological development as related to student administrative systems and services.