Graduate Calendar

Spring 2018

Date Activity or Event
December 20 Priority deadline for Admission Application. (Some programs may have an earlier submission deadline.)
January 8-12 Winter Intersession (Considered part of the spring semester for admission, registration, grading, and graduation purposes.)
January 12 Graduate Student Orientation
January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (no classes)
January 16 Classes Begin
January 19 Deadline to Apply for Graduation (Students planning to complete their degree in May 2018) - apply online at My Missouri State, Student tab
February 19 President's Day (no classes)
March 12-16 Spring Break (no classes)
March 29-30  Spring Holiday (no classes) - offices closed March 30
April 30 Thesis deadline: Last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College;  Documentation of video tutorials is required.
April 30 Seminar Report Form deadline: Last day to submit to the Graduate College. (Does not apply to all programs. Check with program advisor to determine if form is needed.)
May 5 IDF - Graduate Interdisciplinary Forum
May 10 Last day of classes
May 10 Deadline for submission of Comprehensive Examination results to the Graduate College
May 11 Study Day (no classes)
May 12-17 Final exams
May 18 Commencement

Summer 2018

Date Activity or Event
May 20 Priority deadline for Admission Application. (Some programs may have an earlier submission deadline.)

May 21 - June 8

Summer Intersession (Considered part of the summer session for admission, registration, grading, and graduation purposes.)
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday (no intersession classes)
June 11 Classes Begin
June 15 Deadline to Apply for Graduation (Students planning to complete their degree in August 2018) -apply online at My Missouri State, Student tab
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
July 23 Thesis deadline: Last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College.  Documentation of video tutorials is required.
July 23 Seminar Report Form deadline: Last day to submit to the Graduate College. (Does not apply to all programs. Check with program advisor to determine if form is needed.)
July 31 Deadline for submission of Comprehensive Examination results to the Graduate College
August 1 Last day of classes
August 2-3 Final exams