Account Services

Everything you need to know about costs, understanding your bill, making payments and getting refunds is right here.

Payment Due Dates by Semester

  • Fall = August 1
  • Spring = January 1
  • Summer = July 1
    Note :
    Due to the unprecedented impact associated with COVID-19, MSU will be extending the summer payment deadline.

Important Note: Before classes begin, you must pay the full balance on your account (net of aid) or be enrolled in a payment plan. Otherwise, your schedule will be subject to cancellation, and if you are living in campus housing, you will not be permitted to move into your residence hall.

Payment Plans

Enrollment Dates for Payment Plans

Due to the compressed schedule, payment plans are not offered for summer terms

Fall 2020 payment plan information coming soon.

Refund Information

Summer Financial Aid Disbursement & Refund Schedule

  • Maymester
    Aid disbursement and refunds will begin processing on May 8th
  • Summer I and Summer 10 Week
    Aid disbursement and refunds will begin processing on May 28th
  • Summer II
    Aid disbursement and refunds will begin processing on June 29th

To ensure the fastest delivery of your refund, please sign up for direct deposit.

New Student Checklist

FAQ Sheet with details regarding Student Account changes

Contact Information

Mississippi State University
PO Box 5328
158 Garner Hall
88 Garner Circle, Barr Avenue
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Mailstop: 9701
Phone: 662-325-2071
Fax: 662-325-8236