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Spring 2017 full-term Academic Calendar

Academic dates

Undergraduate Admissions Deadlines 

 

Tuesday, January 10

Deadline for spring admission - - Deadline for spring admission – Please see Office of Admissions for more information. Students who intend to enroll at Southern Miss for the Spring 2017 semester must be offered admission on or before Tuesday, January 10.

Tuesday, January 10 Deadline for spring readmission from admissions or academic suspension – Please see Office of Admissions for more information. Previously enrolled students who are on admissions or academic suspension must submit all necessary documentation by the deadline in order to be considered for readmission.
Wednesday, January 11 Deadline for spring readmission – Please see Office of Admissions for more information. Previously enrolled students who intend to reenroll at Southern Miss for the Spring 2017 semester must be offered admissions on or before Wednesday, January 11.  

Advisement dates

 

Monday, October 3 Priority Advisement for spring begins

Monday - Thursday,

October 24-27

Enrollment appointment registration for spring
Monday, October 31 Begins open registration for spring

Academic dates

 
Tuesday - Friday,
Jan. 3-13
Mini session classes begin
Tuesday, Jan. 3

Last day to add/drop mini session classes without permission

Last day to drop mini session classes and receive 100% financial credit

Wednesday, Jan. 4

Mini session add/drop with instructor permission begins.
Grade of W issued for courses dropped starting this date

No financial credit given for mini session classes starting this date

Saturday, Jan. 7

Mini session classes meet

Tuesday, Jan. 10

Last day to withdrawal from mini session classes and receive a grade of W
(After this date students will earn a letter grade for all enrolled courses)

Friday, January 13, 2017

Mini session classes end

Residence halls reopen beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Monday, Jan. 16

Martin Luther King holiday

Tuesday, Jan. 17

Classes begin, including first half-semester (8W1) classes
Add/drop and late registration begin (A $50 late registration fee assessed)

Thursday, Jan. 19

Last day to add (8W1) classes without instructor permission

Last day to drop (8W1) classes and receive 100% financial credit

Friday, Jan. 20 Grade of W issued for (8W1) courses dropped with instructor's permission will start this date
Saturday, Jan. 21 Saturday classes begin
Tuesday, Jan. 24

Last day to add/drop full-term classes without instructor permission

Last day to drop full-semester classes and receive 100% financial credit

Wednesday, Jan. 25

Grade of W issued for courses dropped starting this date

Friday, Feb. 17 Last day to withdraw from (8W1) courses 
Monday - Tuesday,
Feb. 27-28
Mardi Gras holiday
Friday, March 10

Last day of and final examinations for first half-semester (8W1) classes

Midpoint in semester
Monday - Friday,
March 13-17

Spring Break holiday

Monday, March 20

Classes resume

Second half-semester (8W2) classes begin

Wednesday, March 22

Last day to add second half-semester (8W2) classes without instructor permission

Last day to drop (8W2) courses and receive 100% financial credit

Thursday, March 23 Grade of W issued for (8W2) courses dropped with instructor's permission will start this date
Saturday, April 1 Last day to file application for degree for summer 2017 commencement
Wednesday, April 5 Last day to withdraw from full term classes and receive a grade of W
(After this date students will earn a letter grade for all enrolled courses)
Friday, April 7 Deadline for spring 2017 graduate names to appear in the Commencement Program
Friday, April 14 Good Friday holiday
Friday, April 21 Last day to withdraw from (8W2) courses
Tuesday, May 2 Tuesday night class examinations
Wednesday, May 3 Wednesday night class examinations
Thursday, May 4

Thursday night class examinations

Friday, May 5

Last day of full term and second half-semester (8W2) classes

Monday, May 8

Monday night class examinations

Monday - Thursday,
May 8-11

Full-term and (8W2) final exams
Friday, May 12

Commencement - Reed Green Coliseum
9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 13 Residence halls close at noon
Monday, May 15 Final faculty grade submission due into SOAR by 11:00 a.m.
Monday - Tuesday,
May 15 - 16
Registrar’s Office processes end of term grades. 
Wednesday, May 17 Grades available to view in SOAR for students completing their course evaluations.

Contact Us

Office of the Registrar
Kennard-Washington Hall (KWH) Room 110
118 College Drive, #5006
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Hattiesburg Campus

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Email
registrarFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.5006

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Hardy Hall, First Floor
730 East Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, MS 39560

Gulf Park Campus

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Email
OneStop_GPFREEMississippi

Phone
228.214.3370