The general mission of the Office of the Registrar is to support the University as it provides access and opportunity to students and programs in instruction, research, and outreach. In particular, the Office of the Registrar’s mission is to facilitate the University’s instructional processes by assisting students, alumni, faculty, and staff. The Office of the Registrar will accomplish its mission through an effort that cultivates an office culture characterized by excellence, efficiency, and effectiveness. The Office of the Registrar will strive to implement best practices of the profession. The Office of the Registrar will also promote communication of policies and practices within the Office and among the campus community.
Late May 2018 Degree Application via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late application fee
Faculty advising for pre-registration (Some departments begin advising earlier)
Second progress grade reporting deadline (end of week 10)
Pre-registration period for summer and fall semesters
Last day to withdraw from University (ten days of classes remaining)
Progress grade reporting closes
Deadline (last day) to apply for May 2018 graduation via myState with $50 fee plus $100 late application fee
Deadline for graduate students receiving incomplete grades in a previous semester to submit the coursework
Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings)
Make-up days (if needed)
2018 Spring Calendar Description
All deadlines are at 12:00 midnight unless otherwise stated.
All dates and deadlines are subject to change.
Commencement Ceremony (Meridian & Starkville)
Meridian Campus Ceremony - 11:00 a.m.
Starkville Campus Ceremony - 3:30 p.m. (Students begin processional at 3:00 p.m.)College of EducationCollege of Business & Adkerson School of Accountancy
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.