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In the Now: October FAQ
As the school year rolls on different situations and questions arise.  As a result, our more frequently asked questions for each month will be posted below.  If you do not see a topic covered, please review our Frequently Asked Questions page or feel free to e-mail us at or at 901.678.2115.

Important Dates and Deadlines

To stay up to date on all upcoming dates and deadlines, please check out our UMparent calendar

October 1:1st Installment Fee Payment due

October 7: Tiger Blue Goes Green, 10am-3pm, Student Plaza

October 8: Student Health Fair, 10am-3pm, Student Plaza

October 10: Last Day of Classes for 1st Session students

October 11-14: Fall Break

October 11: Tiger Football vs. Houston @ Liberty Bowl

October 15: First Day of Classes for 2nd Session students

October 17: Last Day to Drop a Class (No refund and "W" grade assigned)

October 18: True Blue Day, 10 am - 3 pm (Lambuth Campus)

October 26: Homecoming Parade, 3 pm, Main Campus

October 31: Tiger Football vs. Tulsa @ Liberty Bowl (Homecoming)

November 1: 2nd Installment Fee Payment due

Registration for Spring 2014

Shortly after the Fall Break, Spring class offerings will be available on myMemphis and the Spring 2015 Dates and Deadlines Calendar will be available. Spring 2015 registration opens November 10. Encourage your student to make their appointment with their advisor.  Students must be advised every semester. 

When the break arrives, you may want to ask your student questions such as, “What do you think you will take next term?” and “Have you made an advising appointment?”

Enrollment Verification

Do you need verification that you student is enrolled for medical insurance, car insurance, or anything else? Students can request enrollment verification from the National Student Clearinghouse  or from the Registrar’s office.  For complete details on how to request enrollment verification, please click here.

Student Newspaper: The Daily Helmsman

Do you want to know what is going on on-campus from a student point of view?  Read the student newspaper, The Daily Helmsman, by clicking here. It is published Tuesday through Friday during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Important Links:

Frequently Asked Questions

UMparent Calendar

Spring 2015 Dates & Deadlines

Enrollment Verification

The Daily Helmsman

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