Academic Calendar

Spring 2016

January

  • Jan 5: New Student Orientation, Madison Campus
  • Jan 6: New Student Orientation, Mississippi Coast Campus
  • Jan 7: New Student Orientation, Elmwood Campus
  • Jan 11: Classes Begin
  • Jan 15: Last day to confirm registration for SCS students
  • Jan 18: Martin Luther King Day - no classes
  • Jan 22:
  • Jan 29: Last day for 75% tuition refund

February

March

  • Mar 17:
    • Last day to drop
    • Last day to change to S/U
  • Mar 20-28: spring break/Easter - no classes

April

  • Apr 6: Priority registration for summer and fall 2016 begins
  • Apr 26: Last day of classes

May

  • Apr 27-May 3: Final examination period
  • May 14: Commencement

Summer 2016

NOTE: Memorial Day (May 30) and Independence Day (July 4) are university holidays. Classes will not meet on those days.

LAS Sessions A5 A6 B5 B6
Classes begin May 23 May 16 Jun 27 Jun 27
Last day to add May 27 May 20 Jul 1 Jul 1
Last day for
100% refund
May 31 May 24 Jul 1 Jul 1
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31 May 31 Jul 11 Jul 11
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
Jun 6 May 31 Jul 11 Jul 11
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 10 Jun 6 Jul 18 Jul 18
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jun 13 Jun 13 Jul 18 Jul 18
Last day to drop Jun 17 Jun 15 Jul 22 Jul 29
Last day of classes Jun 23 Jun 23 Jul 28 Aug 4
Final examinations Jun 24 Jun 24 Jul 29 Aug 5
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Jul 27 Jul 25 Aug 26 Sep 6
SCS Sessions Elmwood E1 E2 E12
Elmwood classes begin May 16 Jun 27 May 17
Last day to add May 20 Jul 1 May 20
Last day for
100% refund
May 24 Jul 1 May 24
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 6 Jul 18 Jun 6
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jun 13 Jul 25 Jul 15
Last day to drop Jun 15 Jul 22 Jul 22
Last day of classes Jun 21 Aug 2 Jul 28
Final examinations Jun 22-23 Aug 3-4 Aug 2-4
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Jul 24 Sep 5 Sep 5
SCS Sessions Uptown G1 G2 G12
Uptown classes begin May 16 Jun 27 May 16
Last day to add May 20 Jul 1 May 20
Last day for
100% refund
May 24 Jul 1 May 24
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 6 Jul 18 Jun 6
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jun 13 Jul 25 Jul 15
Last day to drop Jun 15 Jul 22 Jul 22
Last day of classes Jun 21 Aug 2 Jul 28
Final examinations Jun 22-23 Aug 3-4 Aug 1-4
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Jul 24 Sep 5 Sep 5
SCS Sessions Mississippi Coast M1 M2 M12
Mississippi Coast
classes begin
May 16 Jun 27 May 17
Last day to add May 20 Jul 1 May 20
Last day for
100% refund
May 24 Jul 1 May 24
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 6 Jul 18 Jun 6
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jun 13 Jul 25 Jul 15
Last day to drop Jun 15 Jul 22 Jul 22
Last day of classes Jun 21 Aug 2 Jul 28
Final examinations Jun 22-23 Aug 3-4 Aug 2-4
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Jul 24 Sep 5 Sep 5
SCS Sessions Madison MM1 MM2 MM12
Madison classes begin May 16 Jun 27 May 17
Last day to add May 20 Jul 1 May 20
Last day for
100% refund
May 24 Jul 1 May 24
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
May 31 Jul 11 May 31
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 6 Jul 18 Jun 6
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jun 13 Jul 25 Jul 15
Last day to drop Jun 15 Jul 22 Jul 22
Last day of classes Jun 21 Aug 2 Jul 28
Final examinations Jun 22-23 Aug 3-4 Aug 2-4
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Jul 24 Sep 5 Sep 5
SCS Sessions Online OL
Online classes begin May 16
Last day to add May 20
Last day for
100% refund
May 24
Last day to elect satisfactory
/ unsatisfactory or audit option
May 31
Last day for 50%
tuition refund
May 31
Last day for 25%
tuition refund
Jun 6
Last day to drop without record;
W or WF assigned after this date
Jul 15
Last day to drop Jul 22
Last day of classes Jul 28
Final examinations Aug 1-4
Last day to make up
incomplete grades
Sep 5

Fall 2016

August

  • Aug 23: New Student Orientation, Madison Campus
  • Aug 24: New Student Orientation, Mississippi Coast Campus
  • Aug 25: New Student Orientation, Elmwood Campus
  • Aug 27: New Student Orientation (recent high school grads only)
  • Aug 29: Classes Begin

September

October

  • Oct 12: Yom Kippur - no daytime classes (evening classes meet)
  • Oct 13-16: Fall Break – no classes
  • Oct 31:
    • Last day to drop
    • Last day to change to S/U

November

  • Nov 7: Priority registration for spring 2017
  • Nov 23-27: Thanksgiving Holidays – no classes

December

  • Dec 9: Last day of classes
  • Dec 10, 12-15: Final examination period

Spring 2016 Final Examination Schedule

Uptown Campus

Course Period Exam Date Exam Time
M 6 pm Mon, May 2 6-9 pm
M/W 6 pm Mon, May 2 6-9 pm
T 6 pm Tues, May 3 6-9 pm
T/TH 6 pm Tues, May 3 6-9 pm
W 6 pm Wed, April 27 6-9 pm
TH 6 pm Thurs, April 28 6-9 pm
SA 12:20 pm Sat, April 30 12-3 pm

Elmwood Campus

Course Period Exam Date Exam Time
M 6 pm Mon, May 2 6-9 pm
M/W 12:00pm Wed, April 27 12-3 pm
M/W 4 pm Mon, May 2 2:30-5:30 pm
M/W 4:30 pm Mon, May 2 3-6 pm
T 2:30 pm Tues, May 3 2:30-5:30 pm
T 6: pm Tues, May 3 6-9 pm
T/TH 4:30 pm Tues, May 3 3-6 pm
W 2:30 pm Wed, April 27 2:30-5:30 pm
W 6 pm Wed, April 27 6-9 pm
TH 2:30 pm Thurs, April 28 2:30-5:30 pm
TH 6 pm Thurs, April 28 6-9 pm
SA 9 am Sat, April 30 9 am-12 pm

Mississippi Coast Campus

Course Period Exam Date Exam Time
M 10:30 am Mon, May 2 10:30 am-1:30 pm
M 2:15 pm Mon, May 2 2:15-5:15 pm
M 5:30 pm Mon, May 2 5:30-8:30 pm
T 10:30 am Tues, May 3 10:30 am-1:30 pm
T 2:15 pm Tues, May 3 2:15-5:15 pm
T 5:30 pm Tues, May 3 5:30-8:30 pm
T/TH 5:30 pm Tues, May 3 5:30-8:30 pm
W 10:30 am Wed, April 27 10:30 am-1:30 pm
W 2:15 pm Wed, April 27 2:15-5:15 pm
W 5:30 pm Wed, April 27 5:30-8:30 pm
TH 10:30 am Thurs, April 28 10:30 am-1:30 pm
TH 2:15 pm Thurs, April 28 2:15-5:15 pm
TH 5:30 pm Thurs, April 28 5:30-8:30 pm
TH 6 pm Thurs, April 28 6-9 pm
SA 9 am Sat, April 30 9 am-12 pm

Madison Campus

Course Period Exam Date Exam Time
M 6 pm Mon, May 2 6-9 pm
T 2:30 pm Tues, May 3 2:30-5:30 pm
T 5:30 pm Tues, May 3 5:30-8:30 pm
T 6 pm Tues, May 3 6-9 pm
W 5:30 pm Wed, April 27 5:30-8:30 pm
W 6 pm Wed, April 27 6-9 pm
TH 6 pm Thurs, April 28 6-9 pm
SA 9 am Sat, April 30 9 am-12 pm

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