Ole Miss Family Association

University of Mississippi

Important Dates – Fall 2016

Fall Semester

Aug. 1 $50 registration fee assessed this date. Phase 2 registration.
Aug. 17 Excess financial aid distributed to students via direct deposit or mail.
Aug. 21 Last day to officially cancel registration and avoid responsibility for payment of tuition and fees.
Aug. 22 Classes begin; registration fee ($100) assessed this date; 100% refund (less 5% of fees or $100, whichever is less) on withdrawals through Sept. 2.
Aug. 26 Students may add courses on a space-available basis through this date.
Aug. 26 Deadline for course withdrawals – law classes only (between Aug. 27 and Sept. 2 may drop only with instructor’s approval).
Sept. 2 Last day to register or add classes (between Aug. 27 and Sept. 2 may add only with instructor’s approval.)  Refund period ends.
Sept. 3 $10 fee assessed per drop or add.
Sept. 5 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY (administrative offices closed)
Sept. 12 Mandatory drop date for nonattendance.
Sept. 23 Last day to submit applications for December diplomas.
Oct. 3 Deadline for course withdrawals (no refund; refund period ended Sept. 2).
Oct. 10 Midterm grades due.
Oct. 17 – Oct. 31 Academic Advising (for winter session and spring)
Oct. 24 – Nov. 7 Priority Registration (for winter session and spring)
Oct. 24 – Nov. 30 Phase 1 registration period (for winter session and spring)
Nov. 21-25 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS (administrative offices closed Thursday and Friday)
Nov. 28 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
Dec. 2 Classes end.
Dec. 5-9 Final Examinations

Additional Resources

Full Academic Calendar

Upcoming athletics events and ticket information

Upcoming lectures and performances