2016-17 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs

Calendar

Fall 2016 - 1710

Description Full 16 Weeks First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks
Classes begin after 4 p.m.Mon, Aug. 22Mon, Aug. 22
Classes beginTues, Aug. 23Mon, Aug. 22Mon, Oct. 17
Labor Day, University closedMon, Sept. 5Mon, Sept. 5Mon, Sept. 5
Last day to addWed, Aug. 31Thurs, Aug. 25Thurs, Oct. 20
Last day to drop a class or withdraw from all classes and receive a 100% refundWed, Aug. 31Thurs, Aug. 25Thurs, Oct. 20
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 75% refundFri, Sept. 30Thurs, Sept. 8Thurs, Nov. 3
Spring semester graduation application due to advisorFri, Oct. 7Fri, Oct. 7Fri, Oct. 7
Midterm gradesMon, Oct. 17
Spring registration for currently enrolled studentsOct. 25-27Oct. 25-27Oct. 25-27
Spring semester graduation application due to Registrar’s OfficeFri, Oct. 21Fri, Oct. 21Fri, Oct. 21
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 50% refundSun, Oct. 30Wed, Sept. 21Wed, Nov. 16
Veterans Day, University closedFri, Nov. 11Fri, Nov. 11Fri, Nov. 11
Last day to dropFri, Nov. 10Fri, Sept. 30Fri, Nov. 25
Thanksgiving vacation (University closed Thursday)Nov. 24-25Nov. 24-25Nov. 24-25
Final exams Dec. 12-16Oct. 12-13Dec. 7-8
Grades due from faculty to the Registrar's Office at NOON CSTMon, Dec.19Tues, Oct. 18Tues, Dec.13

 Spring 2017 - 1730 

Description Full 16 Weeks First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks
Classes begin after 4 p.m.Mon, Jan. 9Mon, Jan. 9
Classes beginTues, Jan. 10Mon, Jan. 9Mon, Mar. 6
Martin Luther King Day, University ClosedMon, Jan. 16Mon, Jan. 16Mon, Jan. 16
Last Day to addThurs, Jan. 19Thurs, Jan 12Fri, Mar. 10
Last day to drop a class or withdraw from all classes and receive a 100% refundThurs, Jan. 19Thurs, Jan. 12Fri, Mar. 10
President's Day, University ClosedMon, Feb. 20Mon, Feb. 20Mon, Feb. 20
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 75% refundMon, Feb. 20Thurs, Jan. 26Sat, Mar. 25
Summer and Fall semester graduation applications due to advisorFri, Mar. 3Fri, Mar. 3Fri, Mar. 3
Midterm gradesMarch 6
Spring BreakMarch 13-17March 13-17March 13-17
Summer and Fall registration for currently enrolled studentsMarch 21-23March 21-23March 21-23
Summer and Fall semester graduation applications due to Registrar's OfficeFri., March 24Fri., March 24Fri., March 24
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 50% refundThurs, Mar. 23Wed, Feb. 8Wed, Apr. 9
Last day to dropFri, Apr. 7Fri, Feb. 17Fri, Apr. 21
Easter Break (University closed Friday only)April 14-17April 14-17April 14-17
Final ExamsMay 8-12Mar. 1-2May 3-4
Commencement MSU Dome at 10 a.m.Fri, May 12Fri, May 12Fri, May 12
Grades due from faculty to the Registrar's Office at NOON CSTMon, May 15Tues, Mar. 7Tues, May 9

Summer 2017 - 1740

Description Date
Standard 8 Week Term Classes beginTues, May 30
Last day to drop a class or withdraw from all classes and receive a 100% refundSat, June 3
Last day to addSat, June 3
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 75% refund Sun, June 18
Last day to withdraw from all classes and receive a 50% refundMon, July 3
Independence Day Federal holiday, University closedTues, July 4
Last day to dropTues, July 4
Last day of classesTues, July 25
Final examsJuly 26-27
Grades due from faculty to the Registrar's Office at NOON CSTMon, Aug. 7