Missouri Southern State University prepares for new semester

A variety of events are scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 17 – Sunday, Aug. 20, in preparation for the Fall 2017 semester at Missouri Southern.

Thursday, Aug. 17 – Sunday, Aug. 20

·         Residence Hall check-in, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. each day.

Thursday, Aug. 17

·         Open enrollment in Hearnes Hall, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 18

·         Open enrollment in Hearnes Hall, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

·         Roary’s Declassified College Survival Session, 2 to 3 p.m., Connor Ballroom, third floor, Billingsly Student Center

·         Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” 8:30 p.m. on the McCormick Hall courtyard.  Free beverages and free ice cream will be provided. Open to MSSU students with ID.

Saturday, Aug. 19

·         Green Coat ceremony for inaugural “Yours to Lose “ cohort, 11 a.m., Connor Ballroom, BSC

·         First-Year Student Convocation, 2 – 4 p.m. in the Taylor Performing Arts Center. Reception following on Campus Oval

·         Glo-ga Party, 9 to 11 p.m., Campus Oval

Sunday, Aug. 20

·         Campus Craze, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the Campus Oval. Students will enjoy music and talk with representatives from over 30 student organizations.
·         Comedian Jonny Loquasto will perform from 7 to 8 p.m. on the Campus Oval. Open to incoming freshman and all MSSU students with ID.

For admissions information, contact 417-625-9378 or email admissions@mssu.edu .