Important Dates for MSA 2022

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.

Student nominations and Faculty/Staff/RA applications open.

December 1, 2021

Faculty/Staff/RA applications close at 5pm

January 15-16, 2022

Interview weekend for faculty and staff candidates.

Student scholar nomination materials are due by 5pm.

Last day for faculty and staff to accept their invitations to work at the Academy

Selection Committee Meeting.

Scholar acceptance/rejection notification emailed to applicants and nominators.

Last day to accept invitations to the 2022 Academy.

Class selection survey opens.

Class selection survey closes.

Faculty and staff spring training session. 

Students receive their class and roommate assignments.

MSA informational sessions are held in Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, and Columbia areas.

Student registration forms and scholar activity fee due by 5pm.

Faculty and staff arrive on campus for orientation.


Scholars arrive on campus, move in, and attend an opening ceremony

Teacher Appreciation Day

Alumni Day

Parents Day

Closing Ceremony, 10am, Jesse Hall