Fall 2016

Monday, March 7, 2016

Summer and Fall 2016 Registration Begins for Readmitted Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate readmits may begin register early March 7-25.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Summer 2016 Registration Begins for New Transfer Students
New undergraduate transfer students may beging registering for summer 2016 courses April 4.

Monday, June 13, 2016

New Graduate and Readmits Registration
Students who fall into these two categories may begin registering.

Monday, Aug. 15, 2016

Regular Registration for Fall 2016
Registration for fall 2016 starts August 15 and ends August 19.

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

Cooperative Cross-Enrollment Agreement with Columbia College Registration
Cooperative Cross-Enrollment Agreement with Columbia College- these students may begin registering from August 17-19.

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

Mid-Missouri Associate Colleges and University’s Consortium Student Registration
Mid-Missouri Associate Colleges and University’s (MMACU) Consortium- these students may begin registering August 17-19.

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

Fall 2016 Classes Begin
Classwork begins at 8 a.m. for the 16-week session and first eight-week session of the fall 2016 semester.

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

Late Registration for Fall 2016 Begins
Late registration is from August 22-29. A late registration fee will be assessed starting August 22.

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Last Day to Add or Change Courses (First 8-Week Session)
Students enrolled in an 8-week course have until the end of the day to add or change their enrollment in an 8-week course.

Friday, Aug. 26, 2016

Last Day to Change Grading Options (First 8-Week Session)
Students may elect to take courses under the satisfactory/unsatisfactory (pass/fail) grading system in several MU colleges and schools. Before electing to take a course on a pass/fail basis, the student should evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of the S/U grading system.

Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

Last Day to Register, Add or Change Sections for Fall 2016
Last day to register late, add courses or change sections for the fall 2016 term.

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Fall 2016 Drop Only Period
Drop only period runs from Aug 30-Sept26.

Friday, Sept. 2, 2016

Last Day to Change Grading Options
Last day to change grading option for the fall 2016 term.

In some Mizzou schools and colleges, students may take courses on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis. Students who choose this option are assigned an S or U grade instead of an A-F grade.

Monday, Sept. 5, 2016

Labor Day Holiday
No classes. The university is officially closed.

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016

Last Day to Drop a Course Without a Grade (First 8-Week Session)
Students looking to drop an 8-week class must do so by the end of the day.

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

Census Day

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016

Last Day to Drop a Course Without a Grade
Last day for students to drop a class without receiving a grade.

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

Last Day to Withdraw From a Course (First 8-Week Session)
This is the last day to withdraw from a course at the university.

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016

Classwork Begins (Second 8-Week Session)
Late registration fee assessed beginning October 17- 2nd 8 week session

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

Last Day to Add or Change Courses (Second 8-Week Session)

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016

Last Day to Change Grading Option (Second 8-Week Session)
Students may elect to take courses under the satisfactory/unsatisfactory (pass/fail) grading system in several MU colleges and schools. Before electing to take a course on a pass/fail basis, the student should evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of the S/U grading system.

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

Last Day to register for Mizzou Online Self-Paced Courses for Fall 2016
Last day for students to register for Mizzou Online self-paced courses for fall 2016.

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Early Registration Appointments for Spring 2017
Students may begin registering for spring 2017 semester from Oct 26-Nov 18.

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

First day to register for spring 2017 Mizzou Online self-paced courses
Starting today students may begin registering for Spring 2017 Mizzou Online courses.

For more dates, see the Mizzou Online website.

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Registration Begins for Mizzou Online Spring 2017
First day to register for Mizzou Online self-paced six-month courses for spring 2017.

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Spring 2017 Early Registration Begins
Early registration enrollment appointments for spring 2017 term take place Oct. 26-Nov. 18 for all currently enrolled students. Readmitted undergraduate students may begin registering at this time. All by appointment only.

Mizzou Online dates: http://online.missouri.edu/current-students/university-calendar.aspx

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

Last Day to Drop a Course Without a Grade (Second 8-Week Session)

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

Last Day to Change Divisions for Fall 2016

Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Last Day of Early Registration for Spring 2017
Early-registration enrollment appointments for spring 2017 term take place Oct. 26-Nov. 18. Current students only. By appointment only.

Mizzou Online dates: http://online.missouri.edu/current-students/university-calendar.aspx

Some academic advising units have earlier deadlines.

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

Thanksgiving Recess Begins
Thanksgiving Break takes place Nov. 19-27. Classes resume Nov. 28.

Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Thanksgiving Recess Ends
Thanksgiving recess ends. Classwork resumes at 8 a.m.

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Last Day to Withdraw from the Term (University)
Last day for students to withdraw from the fall 2016 term.

Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

Last Day of Classes for Fall 2016
Classwork for the fall 2016 semester ends at close of day.

Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

Reading Day
Reading day. No classes.

Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

Final Examinations Begin
Final examinations for the fall 2016 term take place Dec. 12-16.
– View the final exams schedule.
– See final exams policies and procedures.

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course (Second 8-Week Session)

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

Fall 2016 Semester Ends
The fall 2016 semester closes at 5:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

Final Examinations End
Final examinations for the fall 2016 term take place Dec. 12-16. No finals on Saturday, December 17 or Sunday, December 18
– View the final exams schedule.
– See final exams policies and procedures.

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

Second 8-Week Session Ends
Second 8-week session ends at the end of the school day.

Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016

December 2016 Commencement Ceremonies & Events
Commencement ceremonies and events for the fall 2016 semester take place Dec. 16-18.

Check the schedule for times, dates and locations of all fall 2016 commencement ceremonies and events.

Some events are planned for outdoor locations and will be moved in case of inclement weather. Rain locations also are listed with each event.

Traditional academic regalia is worn by participating faculty and students in all commencement ceremonies at the University of Missouri.

Please check with your school/college regarding your participation in a ceremony.

Note: Commencement locations subject to change.

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

Grades Due in myZou
Grades are due in myZou by 5 p.m.

Instructors who do not have their grades entered and saved in myZou by 5 p.m. Dec. 20 must submit grade-change forms for their students, with appropriate signatures, to the Office of the University Registrar.

Friday, Oct. 13, 2016

First 8-Week session ends