Important Dates for MSA 2024

Potential scholar nominees are advised to keep these dates in mind. This timeline details when to expect information about the Academy, as well as important deadlines you will need to follow.

October 24, 2023MSA Nomination Information Session for School Counselors from 12:00-1:00 pm
November 1, 2023Student nominations and Faculty/Staff/RA applications open.
December 1, 2023Faculty/Staff/RA applications close at 5pm
January 13-14, 2024  Zoom interview weekend for faculty and staff applicants
February 2, 2024  Student scholar nomination materials are due by 5pm
February 16, 2024 Selection Committee Meeting
Mid-March  Scholar acceptance/rejection notification emailed to applicants and nominators.
March 31, 2024 Last day to accept MSA invitations to 2024 Academy. 
April 5, 2024Class Preference and Teacher Appreciation survey opens.
April 12, 2024Class Preference and Teacher Appreciation survey closes. 
April 20, 2024MSA Faculty/Staff Spring Training at the University of Missouri
May 1, 2024  Scholars receive their class and roommate assignments
May 2, 2024MSA Informational Sessions, 7pm
May 3, 2024 Scholar registration forms are due by 5pm
June 4-8, 2024Faculty and Staff arrive on campus for orientation.
June 9-June 29, 2024 MSA Magic Happens!  
June 9, 2024  Opening Day! Scholars arrive on campus, move in, and attend an opening ceremony. 
June 22, 2024 MSA Alumni Day
June 23, 2024 Family Day
June 24, 2024Teaching Appreciation Day
June 29, 2024Closing Ceremony, 10am, Jesse Hall