Mississippi Valley State University

August 29, 2014

Yearly Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar for 2011-2012
August 2011 - July 2012
Disclaimer: Dates, events and costs are subject to change. In case of any changes, proper notice will be given whenever possible.
Summer dates for the 2010-2011 Academic Year are included

First Summer Session 2011

June
2
Thursday
Online Registration Continues for First Summer Session
Academic Advisement (Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and
Graduates)
Major Departments 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Academic Advisement (New Students, Freshmen, and
Undecided Majors)
College of Undergraduate Studies, 8:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m.
2
Thursday
Registration -Greenville Center (5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.)
5
Sunday
Residence Halls Open for All Students
6
Monday
Classes Begin for the First Summer Session.
Late Registration Fee Assessed
Registration Closes
Last Day to Drop and Add Courses
14
Tuesday
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
24
Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Second Summer Session 2011

July
4 Monday Independence Day
5 Tuesday Academic Advisement (New Students, Freshmen, and Undecided Majors)
College of Undergraduate Studies, 8:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m.
Online Registration Continues for Second Summer
Session 2010
Assistance With Course Entry and Student Accounts
(William W. Sutton Administration Building –
Auditoriums 108 and 103, respectively.)
Registration -Greenville Center (5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.)
6 Wednesday Final Examinations -Summer I
7th -8th Thursday-Friday Academic Advisement (Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Graduates)
10 Sunday Residence Halls Open for All Students
11 Monday Classes Begin for the Second Summer Session
Late Registration Fee Assessed
Registration Closes
Last Day to Drop and Add Courses
15 Friday Early Orientation, Registration and Advising for New Students
19 Tuesday Last Day to Withdraw From a Class
29 Friday Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Fall Semester 2011

August

5

Friday

Final Examinations – Summer II

Early Orientation, Registration and Advising for New Students

8

Monday

Grades are Entered on the Banner Web

13

Saturday

Orientation for New Students

17

Wednesday

Faculty/Staff Institute

18

Thursday

Faculty Institute
Registration - Greenville Center (5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)

19

Friday

Online Registration Continues for 2011 Fall Semester

19th - 22nd

Friday-Monday

Academic Advisement and Registration for All Students

Academic Advisement for New Students, Freshmen, Undecided Majors and Transfer Students will be held in the

College of Undergraduate Studies 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m

Assistance With Course Entry and Student Accounts (William W. Sutton Administration Building – Auditoriums 108 and 103, respectively.)

 

21

Sunday

Residence Halls Open for Returning Students

22

Monday

CLASSES BEGIN. LATE REGISTRATION FEE ASSESSED

29

Monday

Registration Closes

Last Day to Drop/Add a Class

September

5

Monday

Labor Day Holiday, No Classes

October

10th -14th

Monday - Friday

Mid Semester Examinations

17

Monday

Mid Semester Grades are Entered on the Banner Web

Academic Advisement and Online Registration Begin for 2012 Spring Semester

19

Wednesday

Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

29

Saturday

Homecoming

November

11

Friday

Last Day to Withdraw from the University

21st - 25th

Monday-Friday

Fall Break (Students/Faculty)

23rd - 25th

Wednesday - Friday

Thanksgiving Holiday (Staff)

28

Monday

Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.

December

9

Friday

Reading Day - Classes DO NOT Meet

Assessment Day, ETS Proficiency Profile and Essay (Formerly MAPP)

Computer Labs - TBA

12th -16th

Monday - Friday

Fall Semester Examinations

16

Friday

Residence Halls Close

19

Monday

Grades are to be Entered on the Banner Web

WINTER TERM BEGINS, December 19th-January 3rd, 2012

23rd - 1/2/12

Friday - Monday

Christmas Holiday Break (Staff)

Spring Semester 2012

January

3

Tuesday

Faculty/Staff Institute

Academic Advisement for New Students Freshmen, and Undecided Majors

College of Undergraduate Studies 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Transfer Students with Less Than 30 Credit Hours)

Registration at Greenville Center (5:30pm-7:30pm)

Online Registration Continues for Returning Students

Academic Departments 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. ( Students with more than 30 Credit Hours)

Assistance With Course Entry and Student Accounts (William W. Sutton Administration Building – Auditoriums 108 and 103, respectively.)

Residence Halls Open

4

Wednesday

Grades Due for Winter Term

Classes Begin. Late Registration Fee Assessed

13

Friday

Registration Closes

Last Day to Drop/Add a Class

16

Monday

Martin Luther King Day

17

Tuesday

Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.

26

Thursday

Martin Luther King Convocation

February

20

Monday

Application to Graduate Due in the Office of Student Records/Registrar

23

Thursday

Black History Convocation

March

5th - 9th

Monday - Friday

Mid Semester Examinations

12th - 16th

Monday - Friday

Spring Break Holiday, No Classes

19

Monday

Academic Advisement and Online Registration begin for 2012 Summer I, Summer II, and Fall

22

Thursday

Honors Convocation

April

5

Thursday

Last Day to Withdraw from Class

6

Friday

Good Friday - No Classes

10

Tuesday

Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.

20

Friday

Last Day to Withdraw from the University

25th - 27th

Wednesday - Friday

Final Examinations for Graduating Seniors ONLY

26th - 27th

Thursday-Friday

Reading Day - Classes DO NOT Meet (All Students Other Than Graduating Seniors)

26

Thursday

Founder's Day Convocation

27FridayGraduating Senior’s Grades Due in the Office of Student Records

30th - 5/04/11

Monday-Friday

Spring Semester Final Examinations

Graduating Seniors Grades Due in the Office of Student Records

May

2nd - 4th

Wednesday - Friday

Seniors Clear for Graduation in their Academic Departments

4

Friday

Residence Halls Close

5

Saturday

Commencement

7

Monday

Grades are Entered on the Banner Web