Spring 2019 full Academic Calendar

 

Undergraduate Admissions Deadlines 

 

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Deadline for spring freshman admission – Please see Office of Admissions for more information.

Freshman students who intend to enroll at Southern Miss for the Spring 2019 semester must be offered admission on or before this date.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Deadline for spring transfer admission – Please see Office of Admissions for more information.

Transfer students who intend to enroll at Southern Miss for the Spring 2019 semester must be offered admission on or before this date.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Deadline for spring readmission – Please see Office of Admissions for more information.

Previously enrolled students who intend to reenroll must be offered admission on or before this date.

Previously enrolled students who are on admissions or academic suspension must submit all necessary documentation by this deadline in order to be considered for readmission.

 

Advisement dates

 

TBAPriority Advisement for spring begins
TBAEnrollment appointment registration for spring
TBABegins open registration for spring

Academic dates

 
Tuesday, Jan. 1 First day to submit a Spring 2019 Very Late Degree Application at the $100 late application fee.
Thursday, Jan. 3 - Wednesday, Jan. 23Winter Intersession (Students may enroll for a maximum of 4 intersession hours)
Friday, January 4

Last day to add/drop Intersession classes without academic or financial penalty and receive 100% tuition credit

Last day to drop Intersession classes without grade of W

Wednesday, Jan. 16Last day to withdraw from Intersession classes with grade of W
TBA

Final orientation and registration for new undergraduate students

Friday, January 18, 2019Residence Halls open
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Last day and final exams for Winter Intersession classes

Thursday, Jan. 24

Classes begin
Late registration and add/drop begin ($50.00 late registration fee)

First day for Spring 2019 degree candidates to reserve seat free of charge for May commencement ceremony.

Saturday, Jan. 26

Saturday classes begin

Monday, Jan. 28

Last day to add/drop Session I (8W1) classes without academic or financial penalty and receive 100% tuition credit

Last day to drop Session I (8W1) classes without grade of W

Thursday, Jan. 31

Last day to add/drop full term classes without academic or financial penalty and receive 100% tuition credit

Last day to drop full term classes without grade of W

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Last day to withdraw from Session I (8W1) courses with grade of W

Monday - Tuesday,
March 4-5
Mardi Gras holiday
Thursday, March 7

Last day of and final examinations for TTH Session I (8W1) classes

Friday, March 8

Last day of and final examinations for MW Session I (8W1) classes

Monday - Friday,
March 11-15

Spring Break holiday

Monday, March 18

Session II MW (8W2) classes begin

Tuesday, March 19

Session II TTH (8W2) classes begin

Thursday, March 21

Last day to add/drop Session II (8W2) classes without academic or financial penalty and receive 100% tuition credit

Last day to drop Session II (8W2) classes without grade of W

Sunday, March 31

Last day to submit a Spring 2019 Very Late Degree Application at the $100 late application fee.

Last day for Spring 2019 degree candidates to reserve seat free of charge for May commencement ceremony.

Monday, April 1

Last day to file application for degree for summer 2019 commencement without a fee

First day to submit a Spring 2019 Rush Degree Application at the $150 late application fee.

First day for Spring 2019 degree candidates to reserve seat for May commencement ceremony at $100 fee.

Thursday, April 4Last day to withdraw from full term classes with grade of W
Friday, April 12Last day to withdraw from Session II (8W2) classes with grade of W
Thursday, April 18Last day for Spring 2019 degree candidates to reserve seat for May commencement ceremony at $100 fee.
Friday, April 19Good Friday holiday
Monday, April 22Easter holiday (students)
Tuesday-Thursday,
April 30 - May 2
Night class examinations
Monday, April 29Last day of and final examinations for MW Session II (8W2) classes
Tuesday, April 30Last day of and final examinations for TTH Session II (8W2) classes
Wednesday, May 1

Last day of full term classes

Friday, May 3

Last day to submit a Spring 2019 Rush Degree Application at the $150 late application fee.

Monday, May 6

First day to submit a Spring 2019 Extreme Exception Degree Application at the $250 late application fee.

Monday - Thursday,
May 6-9

Full term final exams
Friday, May 10

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

Last day to submit a Spring 2019 Extreme Exception Degree Application at the $250 late application fee.

Saturday, May 11Residence halls close at noon
Monday, May 13Final faculty grade submission due into SOAR by 11:00 a.m.
Monday - Tuesday,
May 13 - 14
Registrar’s Office processes end of term grades. 
Wednesday, May 15Grades available to view in SOAR for students completing their course evaluations.