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February 2024 Action Items and Resources for Students

The following email was sent to all MSU undergraduates and contains action items and resources. It is reposted here for your convenience.


After the brutal cold of January, it is nice to start the month of February with more seasonable weather and a reasonable hope for an early spring. February is a busy month with lots of opportunities and deadlines for students.

Please note this email contains references to Feb. 13, 2023, which may be difficult for some readers. Supportive resources continue to be available.


  • Visit the Spartans Together website to find information about Feb. 13 remembrance events, memorial planning and more.
  • Reminder: Most courses will not be held Tuesday, Feb. 13. The university will remain open to support you and the community. Explore campus support resources.
  • Fall 2024 Shopping Carts open Feb. 19 and enrollment appointments for fall 2024 will be assigned Feb. 26.
  • The 2024-25 FAFSA form is available. Learn about changes to the new FAFSA, and complete your application at

1) Take care of yourself and others.

2) Engage in your academic experience.

  • Students eligible to apply for spring and summer 2024 graduation can apply in the Student Information System. You must apply for spring 2024 graduation by Feb. 23 to have your name appear in the commencement program. 
    • Please note: If you have a FERPA restriction on your student account, your name will not print in the commencement program.
  • Spring break is Monday, Feb. 26-Friday, March 1. Visit for other important dates.

3) Find your way and make connections.

4) Get involved outside the classroom.

5) Connect with important resources.

  • Current first-year housing selection begins soon! 2024-25 contracts are now open, along with the single room request form and Living-Learning Community opt-in form. Learn more on the Live On website
  • Search, apply for and accept MSU scholarships at
  • Register for career services workshops and events in spring 2024! Learn more about what’s available here.

6) Billing and financial aid.

If you have any questions about anything related to MSU, please email

Please let us know if we can help in any way.


Vennie Gore
Senior Vice President for Student Life & Engagement

Mark Largent
Vice Provost & Dean of Undergraduate Education