COVID-19 Information: COVID-19 Guidance Case Tracker


COLUMBUS, Miss.-- Mississippi University for Women has announced an updated Academic Calendar for the spring 2022 semester.

“By shifting instructional time from the beginning of the semester to the end of the semester, we believe we can optimize both the safety and success of our students as well as have greater opportunity to adapt to changing guidelines,” Dr. Scott Tollison, provost and vice president for academic affairs.

Classes will begin Tuesday, Jan. 18 and the last day to be admitted into the university is Thursday, Jan. 20. Residence halls will open Monday, Jan. 17.

Spring Semester 2022 Important Dates:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, Jan. 17
  • Spring Break- March 14-18
  • Mid Semester Break – Friday, April 15
  • Final Exams- May 2- 6
  • Commencement – Saturday, May 7

To view the calendar in its entirety, please visit

All members of The W community are expected to comply with current COVID-19 protocols and continue practicing preventative measures.

Vaccinations are strongly encouraged for members of The W’s community. Free vaccinations are available to all members of the campus community.  If you are interested in receiving a free COVID-19 vaccine on campus, please call the Campus Health Center at (662) 329-7289.

For the latest university COVID-19 updates, please visit:


Jan. 5, 2021
Contact: Tyler Wheat
(662) 241-7683
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