Important Dates

December 7, 2018 - 2:15pm to December 13, 2018 - 2:15pm
Fall

Final examinations

December 13, 2018 - 2:15pm
Fall

MSU-Meridian Commencement 11:00 a.m. – MSU Riley Center

December 14, 2018 - 2:15pm
Fall

Last day for December 2018 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m.

December 14, 2018 - 2:15pm
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement – 9:30 a.m. (Graduates march at 9:00 a.m.)

College of Architecture, Art and Design
    College of Arts and Sciences
    College of Education
    University Studies

December 14, 2018 - 2:30pm
Fall

Starkville Campus Commencement – 3:30 p.m. (Graduates march at 3:00 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 17, 2018 - 2:15pm
Fall

Final Grades Due 10:00 a.m.

December 21, 2018 - 2:30pm to January 1, 2019 - 2:30pm
Fall

Winter Holidays

January 1, 2019 - 8:00am
Spring

Deadline for payment in full or enrollment in payment plan. Class schedules subject to cancellation if full payment not made or not enrolled in payment plan.

January 3, 2019 - 2:45pm
Spring

Description for Spring 2019

MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY

2019 SPRING ACADEMIC CALENDAR

All deadlines are at 12:00 midnight unless otherwise stated.

All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

January 4, 2019 - 3:15pm
Spring

New freshmen and transfer student orientation

January 7, 2019 - 3:15pm
Spring

Classes begin

January 11, 2019 - 2:45pm
Spring

Last day to drop a course without a grade (5th class day) 11:59 p.m.

January 14, 2019 - 3:00pm to March 8, 2019 - 3:00pm
Spring

Apply online via myState for May 2019 graduation - $50 fee applies

January 14, 2019 - 5:00pm
Spring

Last day to register or add a course (6th class day) 8:00 a.m.

January 14, 2019 - 6:00pm
Spring

Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.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.