Joplin, MO (SNS) – The Spring 2015 semester is scheduled to begin on Monday, Jan. 12, at Missouri Southern State University and offices are open this week for those who have yet to enroll.

A complete schedule book for the semester is available to download at

The university’s admissions and financial aid offices – located on the first floor of Hearnes Hall – are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. this week. Applications are also available online at

The MSSU Bookstore – which offers textbooks, apparel and more – is open from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. It is located on the second floor of Billingsly Student Center.

For those wishing to join one of the student clubs or organizations, the Student Activities Office will host Campus Involvement Day from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, in the student center.