Dates and Deadlines
Reply to Offer of Admission
After you’ve been admitted, accept our offer of admission. Then be sure to pay your $300 enrollment fee.
Students who want to attend Mizzou next Fall can start submitting applications.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) becomes available on Oct. 1. We recommend all students fill out the FAFSA. Mizzou’s FAFSA code is 002516, and our priority deadline is Feb. 1.
Recommended apply-by date for scholarships*
You can apply to Mizzou at any time, but you should apply for admission by Nov. 15 to ensure you are able to apply for general and departmental scholarships by Dec. 1. Learn how to Apply.
Once you’ve applied to Mizzou, submit your scholarship application by Dec. 1.
*Transfer students should submit their applications by Jan. 15 to ensure you are able to apply for general and departmental scholarships by Feb. 1.
Housing and dining contracts available
Housing Preference Form available
Housing Preference Forms are available for students who have applied for admission. Complete it by March 1 in order to be included in the first round of housing assignments. Complete it by May 1 to be included in the second round.
Apply for general and departmental scholarships*
Submit the MU Annual Scholarship application by the Dec. 1* priority deadline. You have to submit the application for admission first.
*For transfer students, the MU Annual Scholarship priority deadline is Feb. 1.
Scholars & Fellows programs application deadline
Apply for scholarships and fellowship programs offered through the MU Honors College by December 1.
Set up your myZou account
After you’ve applied, be sure to set up your myZou account access so you can complete other enrollment steps.
FAFSA priority deadline
This is Mizzou’s priority deadline for submitting or renewing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Priority deadline to complete housing preference form and contract
New Student Form to sign up for orientation available
Beginning Feb. 17, students admitted for the Fall semester should sign up for Summer Welcome. The priority deadline to sign up is April 1.
myMathTest is the math placement exam we use to decide which math course you’ll take first.
Take foreign language placement test
Students interested in foreign language courses should take the online placement exam to help you enroll in the appropriate course level. Online exams are available in French, German and Spanish.
Honors College application deadline
First round of room assignments available
Receive your financial aid offer
Final financial aid offers for Fall semester will be released March 15.
Priority deadline for summer orientation
Complete your New Student Form and sign up for Summer Welcome by April 1 to receive priority placement.
#IChooseMizzou Decision Day
Deadline to submit both the Housing Preference Form and the Housing and Dining Contract (with prepayment) in order to be included in the second round of housing assignments (housing will be assigned on a rolling basis for students who submit the Housing Preference Form and Housing and Dining Contract after this date).
Last day to decline admission and receive a full refund on enrollment and housing fees.
Second round of room assignments available
Students who submitted a Housing Preference Form and a Housing & Dining Contract by May 1 will recieve their assignment.
Send your final transcripts
Send your final transcripts to Mizzou as soon as you’ve finished your courses. Students beginning in Spring or Summer terms should also submit their final transcripts as soon as possible.
Summer transfer application deadline
Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the summer should apply by this date.
Spring transfer application deadline
Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the spring should apply by this date.
Fall transfer application deadline
Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the fall should apply by this date.