Important Dates

October 16, 2021 - 1:00am to December 1, 2021 - 1:00am
Fall

Late December 2021 degree application via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

December 1, 2021 - 1:00am
Fall

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

December 1, 2021 - 2:00am
Fall

Classes end

December 1, 2021 - 3:00am
Fall

Deadline to apply for December 2021 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

December 2, 2021
Fall

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

December 3, 2021
Fall

Final Examinations (December 3, 6, 7, 8, 9)

December 4, 2021
Fall

Make-up day (if needed)

December 9, 2021
Fall

Doctoral Hooding Ceremony - 4:00 p.m. (The Mill Conference Center)

Summer & Fall 2021 doctoral candidates
*Please contact The Graduate School for additional information.

December 9, 2021
Fall

MSU-Meridian Commencement 11:00 a.m. – MSU Riley Center (Meridian, MS)

December 10, 2021
Fall

Last day for December 2021 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m.

December 10, 2021 - 1:00am
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement - 9:30 a.m. (Humphrey Coliseum)

College of Architecture, Art & Design
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Education
Academic Affairs

December 10, 2021 - 2:00am
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement - 3:30 p.m. (Humphrey Coliseum)

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
College of Business
Bagley College of Engineering
College of Forest Resources
College of Veterinary Medicine

December 13, 2021
Fall

Final Grades Due 10:00 a.m.

December 14, 2021
Winter Session

Winter Session 2021 Header

All deadlines are at 12:00 midnight unless otherwise stated.
All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

(University Winter Holidays (Offices Closed): December 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, & 31)
Winter Session is a part of the Spring 2022 semester.

December 14, 2021 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Classes begin

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.