Important Dates

December 8, 2022 - 12:00am
Fall

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

December 8, 2022 - 2:00am
Fall

Doctoral Graduation and Hooding Ceremony (Ph.D. & Ed.D.) - 4:00 p.m. (Bettersworth Auditorium, Lee Hall)

December 9, 2022 - 1:00am
Fall

Last day for December 2022 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m.

December 9, 2022 - 2:00am
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 9, 2022 - 3:00am
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 12, 2022 - 12:00am
Fall

Final Grades Due 10:00 a.m.

December 13, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Classes Begin

December 13, 2022 - 2:00am
Winter Session

Classes meet December 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; January 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11

December 14, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Last day to drop or add a course (2nd class day)

December 14, 2022 - 2:00am
Winter Session

Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness (Last day to add a course)

December 21, 2022 - 12:00am to December 30, 2022 - 12:00am
Fall

Winter Holidays

December 21, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Classes do not meet December 21, 22, 23

December 22, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Last day to drop a course with a “W” grade (14th class day) 5:00 p.m.

December 23, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Last day to withdraw from Winter Session (5 class days remaining)

December 24, 2022 - 1:00am
Winter Session

Classes end

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.