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Dates and deadlines

Fall 2013 dates and deadlines

*NOTE: Faculty Council voted 10-11-12 starting with the Fall 2013 term the last day to withdraw from a course and that the last day to withdraw from the Term (University) to be on the same day. In addition, the term (university) withdraw date is no longer the last day of classes. See below.*

16-Week Session

March 4-22 Early Registration enrollment appointments for Summer & Fall 2013 for currently enrolled students
May 30Undergraduate readmits
June 10Graduate new and readmits students may begin registering
August 12-18

Regular registration

August 12-18Visiting/Dual High School students may begin registering
August 14 Residence Halls open - 9 a.m.
August 16Easy Access registration
August 16Mid-Missouri Associate Colleges and University’s (MMACU) Consortium- these students may begin registering - http://registrar.missouri.edu/registration-adddrop/mmacu.php
August 16Cooperative Cross-Enrollment Agreement with Columbia College- these students may begin registering- http://registrar.missouri.edu/registration-adddrop/CCABMC.php
August 19Classwork begins
August 19-26Late registration
Late registration fee assessed beginning August 19
August 26Last day to register, add or change sections
Aug 27-Sep 23Drop only
August 30Last day to change grading option
September 2 Labor Day Holiday - no classes
September 16Census Day
September 23Last day to drop course without a grade
October 29Last day to register for MIZZOU ONLINE self-paced 9 months courses for Fall 2013
Oct. 30–Nov. 22Early Registration enrollment appointments for Spring 2014
October 30

1st day to Register for Spring 2014 for MIZZOU ONLINE Self-Paced 9 months courses

November 15Last day to change divisions for Fall 2013
November 22Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving - 8 p.m.
November 23-30Thanksgiving recess, beginning close of day Nov. 23
November 30Residence Halls open - 9 a.m.
December 2Class work resumes - 8 a.m.
*December 2Last day to withdraw from a course
*December 2Last day to withdraw from the Term (University)
December 5 Fall semester classwork ends
December 6Reading Day
December 9Final examinations begin
December 9-13Final Examination Week
No finals on Saturday, December 7 or Sunday, December 8
December 13Fall semester ends at close of day 
December 13-14Commencement weekend
December 13Residence Halls close - 8 p.m.
December 17Grades are due in myZou by 5:00 p.m.
Note: Instructors who do not have their Grades entered and saved in myZou by 5:00 p.m. Dec 17 will have to submit grade change forms for their students. The completed forms with appropriate signatures will need to be submitted to the Office of the University Registrar-125 Jesse Hall.

 First 8 week session (August 19-October 11)

August 12-18Regular registration
August 19Classwork begins - Late registration fee assessed beginning August 19
August 21 Last day to add or change courses
August 23Last day to change grading option
September 2Labor Day Holiday - no classes
September 5Last day to drop a course without a grade
September 16Census Day
*October 9Last day to withdraw from a course
*October 9Last day to withdraw from the Term (University) if only taking 1st 8 week course
October 11First 8 week session ends
December 17Grades are due in myZou by 5:00 p.m.
Note: Instructors who do not have their Grades entered and saved in myZou by 5:00 p.m. Dec 17 will have to submit grade change forms for their students. The completed forms with appropriate signatures will need to be submitted to the Office of the University Registrar-125 Jesse Hall.

Second 8 week session (October 14-December 13)

Aug. 13–19Regular registration for second Eight week course
October 14Classwork begins - Late registration fee assessed beginning October 14
October 16 Last day to add or change courses
October 18Last day to change grading option
October 30Last day to drop a course without a grade
November 23-30Thanksgiving recess, begins close of day Nov 23
December 2Classwork resumes - 8 a.m.
*December 11Last day to withdraw from a course
*December 11Last day to withdraw from the Term (University) if only taking 2nd 8 week courses
December 13Second 8 week session ends
December 17Grades are due in myZou by 5:00 p.m.
Note: Instructors who do not have their Grades entered and saved in myZou by 5:00 p.m. Dec, 17 will have to submit grade change forms for their students. The completed forms with appropriate signatures will need to be submitted to the Office of the University Registrar-125 Jesse Hall

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Last updated: Oct. 18, 2013