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University of Mississippi

Contract Dates

Please note that these dates are subject to change.

Contract Dates for Summer Session Faculty, Summer Research Faculty, 2021 – 2022 Academic Year, and Student Employees

Employment Dates for 2021 Summer Session Faculty

May Intersession: May 17, 2021, through May 29, 2021    
Full Summer Term: June 1, 2021, through July 30, 2021
1st Term: June 1, 2021, through June 29, 2021
2nd Term: July 1, 2021, through July 30, 2021

Employment Dates for 2021 Summer Research Faculty

Full Summer: May 10, 2021, through August 18, 2021

Employment Dates for 2021 August Intersession

August Intersession: August 2, 2021, through August 14, 2021

2021-2022 Contract Dates for 9-Month Faculty

Full 9-Month Term: August 19, 2021, through May 14, 2022
Fall Semester: August 19, 2021, through December 31, 2021
Spring Semester: January 24, 2022, through May 14, 2022
Winter Intersession: January 3, 2022, through January 15, 2022

Employment Dates During the 2021-2022 Academic Year for Student Employees*

First Day of Fall Semester: August 19, 2021
Last Day of Exams, Fall Semester: December 10, 2021
First Day of Spring Semester: January 24, 2022
Last Day of Exams, Spring Semester: May 13, 2022

*Graduate assistants should speak with their hiring departments about the dates of employment for their position

2020

Employment Dates for 2020 Summer Session Faculty

May Intersession: May 11, 2020, through May 23, 2020    
Full Summer Term: May 27, 2020, through July 28, 2020
1st Term: May 27, 2020, through June 24, 2020
2nd Term: June 29, 2020, through July 28, 2020

Employment Dates for 2020 Summer Research Faculty

Full Summer: May 11, 2020, through August 19, 2020

Employment Dates for 2020 August Intersession

August Intersession:  August 3, 2020, through August 15, 2020

2020-2021 Contract Dates for 9-Month Faculty

Full 9-Month Term: August 20, 2020, through May 8, 2021
Fall Semester: August 20, 2020, through December 15, 2020
Spring Semester: January 19, 2021, through May 8, 2021
Winter Intersession: January 4, 2021, through January 16, 2021

Employment Dates During the 2020-2021 Academic Year for Student Employees

First Day of Fall Semester: August 24, 2020
Last Day of Exams, Fall Semester: November 24, 2020
First Day of Spring Semester:  January 19, 2021
Last Day of Exams, Spring Semester: May 7, 2021