Dates and Deadlines

Application opens

Aug. 1

Students who want to attend Mizzou next Fall can start submitting applications.

FAFSA available

Oct. 1

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.

Housing info sent to admitted students

November

Admitted students will receive a brochure, “Life at Mizzou,” with information about living, learning and thriving on campus.

Application deadline for scholarships

Dec. 1

You can apply to Mizzou at any time, but you should apply for admission by Dec. 1 to ensure you are able to apply for general and departmental scholarships by Dec. 15. Learn how to Apply.

Once you’ve applied to Mizzou, submit your scholarship application by Dec. 15.

Pay your enrollment fee

Any time

After you’ve been admitted, be sure to pay your $300 enrollment fee.

Set up your myZou account

Any time

After you’ve applied, be sure to set up your myZou account access so you can check your application status.

FAFSA priority deadline

Feb. 1

This is Mizzou’s priority deadline for submitting or renewing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Take myMathTest

February

myMathTest is the math placement exam we use to decide which math course you’ll take first.

Send your final transcripts

Summer

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.

Register for Summer Welcome

February

Beginning in February, students admitted for the Fall semester should sign up for Summer Welcome. The priority deadline to sign up is March 24.

Research housing options

Any time

Housing is a multi-step process at Mizzou. Be sure to research our on-campus housing options.

Honors College application deadline

March 1

This is the preferred deadline for students entering in the fall. Fill out the incoming freshman application or the transfer application.

Housing and dining contracts available

Dec. 1

Admitted students may sign a housing and dining contract. Submitting a contract means you will have secured a room in one of our residence halls.

Summer transfer application deadline

June 1

Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the summer should apply by this date.

Learn about the application process

Spring transfer application deadline

Dec. 1

Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the spring should apply by this date.

Learn about the application process

Fall transfer application deadline

July 1

Transfer students who want to attend Mizzou in the fall should apply by this date.

Learn about the application process

Apply for the Mizzou Scholars Award

Dec. 15

This award is for high-achieving students who are Missouri residents. Learn more about this scholarship.

Apply for general and departmental scholarships

Dec. 15

Submit the MU Annual Scholarship application by the Dec. 15 priority deadline. You have to submit the application for admission first. (We recommend applying for admission by Dec. 1.)

Apply for the Brooks Scholarship

Dec. 15

The George C. Brooks Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students from ethnic groups that are underrepresented at MU. Apply for this scholarship.