2016 Summer Session Dates & Deadlines

Montana State University

Application   Deadlines
Admission application deadlines  

New Students

 

Degree-seeking undergraduates

 

First 6-week & 12-week sessions

May 1

Second 6-week session

June 1

Degree-seeking graduates (all sessions)

Based on departmental deadlines

Summer-Only & Other Non-Degree Students

 

Undergraduates

 

First 6-week & 12-week sessions

May 1

Second 6-week session

June 1
Graduates
 
First 6-week & 12-week sessions
 
Second 6-week session
 
International Student Applications (all sessions)
Feb. 1 (final deadline)

Intent to Register form—filing deadlines

 

Former Students

 

First 6-week session

April 8

Second 6-week session

May 27

Full 12-week session

April 8

Intersession1

May 13
Advising begins for continuing students March 14
Advising begins for new students April 11
Registration begins  

Continuing students

March 21

Former students

 

New students

 
Fee payment deadlines  

First 6-week session

May 18

Second 6-week session

June 29

Full 12-week session

May 18

Intersession1

June 15
Financial aid application deadlines  

Priority date

March 31

Final deadline

June 30
First day of classes  

First 6-week session

May 16

Second 6-week session

June 27

Full 12-week session

May 16

Intersession1

June 13
Last day to add classes online  

First 6-week session

May 17

Second 6-week session

June 27

Full 12-week session

May 19

Intersession1

June 13
Last day to add classes; pass/fail petitions due  

First 6-week session

May 19

Second 6-week session

June 30

Full 12-week session

May 25

Intersession1

June 20
Last day to drop online  

First 6-week session

May 19

Second 6-week session

June 30

Full 12-week session

May 25

Intersession1

June 20
Drop without a grade during this time  

First 6-week session

May 16-23

Second 6-week session

June 27-July 5

Full 12-week session

May 16-June 1

Intersession1

June 13-22
W grades only for drops during this time  

First 6-week session

May 24-June 20

Second 6-week session

July 6-August 1

Full 12-week session

June 2-July 26

Intersession1

June 23-July 28
No drops beginning this date  

First 6-week session

June 21

Second 6-week session

August 2

Full 12-week session

July 27

Intersession1

August 5

 

 
Last day of classes  

First 6-week session

June 26

All other sessions

August 5
Final Exams  

Summer Session courses conclude in their entirety on the dates given above.

Final exams are generally administered on the last day of class.

 
Holidays (no classes)  

Memorial Day (observed)

May 30

Independence Day (observed)

July 4

  1. Intersession is designed for courses of varying length. Courses that do not conform to session beginning or ending dates and that are typically short in length will be assigned appropriate deadlines not specified above.
  2. Former students who file an Intent to Register form by March 1 may register with continuing students on the Web beginning March 21. Those who file an Intent form after March 1 may register beginning April 14 on the Web or at the Registrar's Office.
  3. New students may register by mail at any time (early registration encouraged) or in person at the Registrar's Office, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., beginning April 14 up through the first day of class.