2017 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 7

Second 6-week session

May 26

Full 12-week session

April 7

Intersession1

May 12
Advising begins for continuing students March 12
Advising begins for new students April 10
Registration begins  

Continuing students

March 20

Former students

 

New students

 
Fee payment deadlines  

First 6-week session

May 17

Second 6-week session

June 28

Full 12-week session

May 17

Intersession1

June 14
Financial aid application deadlines  

Priority date

March 30

Final deadline

June 29
First day of classes  

First 6-week session

May 15

Second 6-week session

June 26

Full 12-week session

May 15

Intersession1

June 12
Last day to add classes online  

First 6-week session

May 16

Second 6-week session

June 26

Full 12-week session

May 18

Intersession1

June 12
Last day to add classes; pass/fail petitions due  

First 6-week session

May 18

Second 6-week session

June 29

Full 12-week session

May 24

Intersession1

June 19
Last day to drop online  

First 6-week session

May 18

Second 6-week session

June 29

Full 12-week session

May 24

Intersession1

June 19
Drop without a grade during this time  

First 6-week session

May 15-22

Second 6-week session

June 27-July 3

Full 12-week session

May 15-May 31

Intersession1

June 12-21
W grades only for drops during this time  

First 6-week session

May 23-June 19

Second 6-week session

July 5-July 31

Full 12-week session

June 1-July 25

Intersession1

June 22-July 27
No drops beginning this date  

First 6-week session

June 20

Second 6-week session

August 1

Full 12-week session

July 26

Intersession1

August 4

 

 
Last day of classes  

First 6-week session

June 23

All other sessions

August 4
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 29

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 20. Those who file an Intent form after March 1 may register beginning April 13 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 13 up through the first day of class.