Academic Year Policy

  • Custodian of Policy: Registrar
    Relevant Minnesota State System Policy: 
    Effective Date: Fall 2014
    Last Review: NA
    Next Review: TBD


    The academic year at Minnesota State University Moorhead is arranged into fall and spring semesters of approximately 16 weeks each and a summer semester offering a variety of start and end dates comprised of variable week and short-term workshop sessions.

    Students may enter the university at the beginning of any term although the academic year begins officially with the fall semester.