Academic calendar

M State academic calendars

Note: Calendars are subject to change. Click here for a downloadable copy of the 2022-23 academic calendar.

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Fall semester 2022
August 22 Fall semester begins
August 24 Last day to add full-term fall classes
August 26 Last day to drop full-term fall classes
September 5 Labor Day - college closed
September 16 Priority application deadline for fall commencement ceremony
October 20-21 Fall break
October 24 Registration opens for spring semester
November 10 No classes- college open
November 11 Veterans Day - college closed
November 23 Last day to withdraw from full-term fall semester classes
November 24-25 Thanksgiving holiday - college closed
December 12-16 Final exam week
December 16 Fall semester ends
December 19-January 6 Semester break
December 26 Christmas holiday observed - college closed
January 2 New Year's holiday observed - college closed
Spring semester 2023
January 9 Spring semester begins
January 11 Last day to add full-term spring semester courses
January 13 Last day to drop full-term spring semester courses
January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - college closed
February 3 Priority application deadline for spring graduates/spring commencement ceremony
February 20 Presidents Day holiday - college closed
March 6 Registration opens for summer and fall 2023 classes
March 10 Priority application deadline for summer graduates/spring commencement ceremony
March 13-17 Spring break - no classes
April 13 Last day to withdraw from full-term spring classes
April 14 No classes - college open
May 1-5 Final exam week
May 5 Spring semester ends
Summer semester 2023
May 9 Summer term begins
May 29 Memorial Day - college closed
June 5 Summer term general education and online classes begin
June 19 Juneteenth holiday - college closed
July 4 Independence Day - college closed
July 28 Summer term ends