Missouri State University - West Plains

Academic Calendar

2012-2013 Academic Calendar
MSU-WP Fall and Spring Semester Important Dates

Fall 2012 Semester

 
Dates refer to a full sixteen-week semester  
August 20 (M) Classes begin
August 22-24(M-F) Late Registration
August 24 (F) Last day to register or add a class
September 3 (M) Labor Day Holiday (Classes will not meet; offices closed)
October 10 (W) Mid-Semester
October 18-19 (R&F) Fall Break (No Classes) / Offices Open
October 24 (W) No Penalty Drop/Withdrawal, Change to Audit deadline
November 21 (W) Thanksgiving Holiday (Classes will not meet)
November 22 & 23 (R&F) Thanksgiving Holiday (Classes will not meet; offices closed)
December 3 (M) Last day to drop or withdraw from semester
December 6 (R) Last day of Fall Semester classes
December 7-13 (F-R) Final Examination Period
December 14 (F) Final Grades Due by Noon

Spring 2013 Semester

 
Dates refer to a full sixteen-week semester.  
January 14 (T) Classes begin
January 14-18 (M-F) Late Registration
January 18 (F) Last day to register or add classes
January 21 (M) Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (Offices closed)
February 18 (M) Presidents’ Day Holiday (Classes will not meet; offices closed)
March 6 (W) Mid-Semester
March 9 (F) Mid-Semester
March 9-17 (Sat-Sun) Spring Break (Classes will not meet)
March 26 (T) No Penalty Drop/Withdrawal, Change to Audit deadline
March 28 & 29 (R&F) Spring Vacation (Classes will not meet)
March 29 (F) Spring Holiday (Classes will not meet; offices closed)
April 5 (F) Interscholastic Contest, Classes cancelled until 4 PM (evening classes will meet)
May 3 (F) Last day to drop or withdraw from semester
May 9 (R) Last day of Spring Semester classes
May 10-16 (F-R) Final Examination Period
May 17 (F) Final Grades Due by Noon
May 18 (Sat) Commencement
May 22 (W) Transcripts with Spring 2010 grades available
June 7 (F) Transcripts with Spring 2010 degrees available