Release date: May 14, 2010
News & Public Affairs contact: Randy Weiler, 615-898-5616 or firstname.lastname@example.org
First of Six MTSU Summer Term Sessions Will Begin Monday
(MURFREESBORO) — The first two of six summer terms of classes being offered at MTSU will start Monday, May 17, university officials said.
A 13-week full summer term and a three-week May term will start Monday. A five-week June term, 10-week July/July term and 10-week Regents Online Degree Program term will begin Monday, June 7. Classes will start Monday, July 12, for the five-week July term.
No classes will be held and all university business offices and academic departments for the Memorial Day (May 31) and Independence Day (July 5) holidays.
Commencement for degree candidates planning to graduate this summer will be held Saturday, Aug. 14.
Students should consult the university’s published summer schedule booklets, visit mtsu.edu/calendar_academic.shtml or check with their advisers for more information about the Summer 2010 academic calendar.
A $100 late fee will be charged to anyone who registers on or after the first day of class.
Classes will be dropped for students who did not meet the May 14 payment and confirmation deadline. Fee payment and confirmation deadlines for May 15-May 18 registrants is 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 18.
For other fee payment or confirmation deadlines, visit mtsu.edu/bursar/dates_summer.shtml online or call 615-898-2761.
With three Nobel Prize winners among its alumni and former faculty, Middle Tennessee State University confers master’s degrees in 10 areas, the Specialist in Education degree, the Doctor of Arts degree and the Doctor of Philosophy degree. MTSU is ranked among the top 100 public universities in the nation in the Forbes “America’s Best Colleges” 2009 survey.
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