**Important message via Eagle Alert: All University of Southern Mississippi campuses and teaching sites will close on Thursday, April 18 at 1 p.m., due to a severe weather system that is expected to move through south Mississippi on Thursday afternoon and evening. Thursday afternoon and evening classes will not meet, and University offices will be closed. Residence halls will remain open.**

  • The Housing Application for incoming Freshmen class of 2023 is now open! See "How To Apply" tab for more details.

  • We strongly recommend that residents of campus housing be vaccinated against Meningitis B and Meningitis ACYW. Most health insurances cover these shots at $0 copay to students. These shots are available for purchase at the Moffitt Health Center on campus

  • April 19th: Good Friday holiday (Residence halls will remain open)
  • May 6th-9th: Exams
  • May 10th: Commencement 
  • May 11th: Residence halls close at noon for the spring semester 

Housing and Residence Life 2018 Calendar

Browse important dates & deadlines for the entire year.