MSU Billings Catalog

University Calendar

Fall Semester 2019

Event Date
Residence Halls Open Sunday, September 1
Labor Day Offices Closed Monday, September 2
Classes Begin Wednesday, September 4
Late Registration Fee Applies ($40.00) Friday, September 6
Students who have not completed fee payment or signed a fee statement before Friday, September 6 may be disenrolled from classes and required to re-register.
Last Day for Registering/Adding Classes Thursday, September 12
Last Day for Withdrawing/Dropping Classes with a Partial Refund & no "W" on transcript Tuesday, September 24
Columbus Day Classes in Session Offices Open (Exchanged for Friday, November 29) Monday, October 14
Last Day to Drop Classes Without Instructor Permission (No Refund) Tuesday, October 22
Registration For Spring Semester 2020 Begins Monday, November 4
Veterans Day No Classes Offices Closed Monday, November 11
Last Day to Apply to Graduate Spring Semester 2020 Friday, November 15
Last Day to Apply to Graduate Summer Semester 2020 (attending ceremony) Friday, November 15
Last Day to Drop a Class with Approval of Advisor and Course Instructor (No Refund) Tuesday, November 19
Thanksgiving Holiday No Classes (Offices Open November 27) Wednesday, November 27 through Sunday, December 1
Final Exam Week Monday, December 9 through Thursday, December 12
Final Day to Withdraw from Fall 2019 (all classes, no refund) Thursday, December 12
Semester Ends Thursday, December 12
Residence Halls Close Friday, December 13
Grades Due in the Registrar's Office 12 noon, Wednesday, December 18

*Note: Monday-only classes Fall 2019 add 10 minutes to each class session.

Spring Semester 2020

Event Date
Residence Halls Open Sunday, January 12
Classes Begin Wednesday, January 15
Late Registration Fee Applies ($40.00) Friday, January 17
Students who have not completed fee payment or signed a fee statement before Friday, January 17 may be disenrolled from classes and required to re-register.
Martin Luther King Day No Classes Offices Closed Monday, January 20
Last Day for Registering/Adding Classes Friday, January 24
Last Day for Withdrawing/Dropping Classes with a Partial Refund & no "W" on transcript Wednesday, February 5
Presidents Day No Classes Offices Closed Monday, February 17
Registration For Summer Session 2020 Begins Tuesday, February 18
Spring Break No Classes Offices Open Monday, March 2 through Friday, March 6
Last Day to Drop Classes Without Instructor Permission (No Refund) Thursday, March 12
Registration for Fall Semester 2020 Begins Monday, March 16
Last Day to Apply to Graduate Fall Semester 2020 Friday, March 20
Last Day to Apply to Graduate Summer Semester 2020 (Not attending ceremony) Friday, March 20
Last Day to Drop a Class with Approval of Advisor and Course Instructor (No Refund) Tuesday, April 7
Spring Mini Break No Classes Offices Open Thursday, April 9 through Sunday, April 12
University Day No Classes Offices Open Friday, April 24
Final Exam Week Monday, April 27 through Thursday, April 30
Final Day to Withdraw from Spring 2020 (all classes, no refund) Thursday, April 30
Semester Ends Thursday, April 30
Residence Halls Close 12 noon, Friday, May 1
Commencement Saturday, May 2
Grades Due in the Registrar's Office 12 noon, Wednesday, May 6

*Note: Monday-only classes Spring 2020 add 10 minutes to each class session.