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Welcome To The Division of Graduate Studies

WELCOME….Our website provides information to both prospective and currently enrolled graduate students as well as members of the faculty and staff at the university. If you are a prospective graduate student, we look forward to welcoming you to Jackson State University. The Division of Graduate Studies’ web site provides information for prospective graduate students regarding our more than 50 graduate programs, application procedures, and other information related to graduate education at Jackson State University®. As a currently enrolled JSU graduate student or a member of the faculty or staff, we hope that you find the information you are looking for on our web site. We have provided links to make it easy for you to find information regarding graduate academic procedures and policies, administrative information, calendar, and forms.

SUMMER 2021 

First Summer Session 2021 (Four-Week and Eight-Week Schedule)

May 25

Tues.

Residence Halls open 

26-27

Wed.-

Thurs.

Advisement and Registration for Graduate Students

New Graduate Student Orientation (JSU Email)

28

Fri.

Classes Begin (4-week and 8-week Sessions)

Late for registration fee ($100.00) begins

31

Mon.

HOLIDAY-Memorial Day (JSU Offices Closed; No Classes)

June 1

Tues.

Classes Resume, 7:00 a.m. 

1

Tues.

Last Day to Complete Registration and Pay Tuition and Fees  

Last Day to Add a Class and/or Drop a Class with No Grade

1

Tues.

Last Day to register for Graduate Candidacy (GNST 500, 600, 700)

Last Day to register for Graduate English Competency Examination – GECE (ENG 599) and Graduate Area Competency Examination – GACE (GNST 555, 666, 888)

4

Fri.

Class Schedules Purged for Non-payment of Tuition and Fees

15

Tues.

Last Day a Couse May be Dropped with “W” Grade (4-week courses)

17

Thur.

Last Day to Withdraw from the University (4-week courses)

24-25

Thur.-Fri.

Final Examinations for 1st 4-week courses 

25

Fri.

First 4-week Session Ends

26

Sat.

Graduate English Competency Examination – GECE (ENG 599)

and Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination – GACE (GNST 555, 666, 888)

28

Mon.

First 4-week Grade Reports Due in Registrar and Records 

Second Summer Session 2021 (Second 4-Week Schedule and Eight-Week Schedule)

June 24

Thur.

Residence Halls open 

Second Summer Session Move-in

28

Monday

Classes Begin (Second 4-week Session)

Late for registration fee ($100.00) begins

July 2

Fri.

Last Day to Complete Registration and Pay Tuition and Fees  

Last Day to Add a Class and/or Drop a Class with No Grade

5

Mon.

HOLIDAY-Independence Day (JSU Offices Closed; No Classes)

6

Tues.

Classes Resume, 7:00 a.m.

Non-Attendance Census Purge 

8

Thur.

Class Schedules Purged for Non-payment of Tuition and Fees

8

Thur.

Last Day to submit Report of Defense Results Form in Graduate Division (Defense flyers submitted two weeks before defense date)

9

Fri.

Last Day to Submit Graduation Clearance Application

16

Fri.

Last Day a Course May be Dropped with “W” Grade (4-week courses and 8-week courses)

22

Thur.

Last Day to Withdraw from the University (Second 4-week and 

8-week courses)

23

Fri.

Final Examinations (Second 4-week and 8-week courses)

25

Fri.

Classes End (Second 4-week and 8-week Sessions)

26

Mon.

Second 4-week and 8-week Grade Reports Due in Registrar and Records 

29

Thur.

Degree Conferral for Summer 2021

30

Fri.

Residence Halls Close (Noon)

 
For a more comprehensive calendar:
Summer 2021 Graduate Academic Calendar
 
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