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MTSU closes Sept. 7 for Labor Day holiday; classes...

MTSU closes Sept. 7 for Labor Day holiday; classes resume Sept. 8

MTSU will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, in observance of Labor Day. All business offices will be closed and no classes will be held that day.

Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. and fall semester classes will resume at their normal times Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Labor-Day-closings-graphic-300x300Leading up to the holiday, weekend hours of operation for specific MTSU buildings and venues include:

  • the Student Union, which will be open from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 5-6, and open from noon to midnight Sept. 7. For Student Union, Keathley University Center and James Union Building hours, visit
  • the James E. Walker Library, which will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 5 and closed Sept. 6-7. For the library’s hours of operation, visit
  • the Campus Recreation Center, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 5,  2-6 p.m. Sept. 6 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 7. For regular hours of operation, visit
  • Student Health Services and the Campus Pharmacy, which will be closed Sept. 7. Both are located in the Student Health, Wellness and Recreation Center.

As for campus dining options, McCallie Dining Hall will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 5, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 6 and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 7. You can find more information about ARAMARK/MT Dining choices in Cyber Café and the Student Union during the holiday weekend at

The weekend activities will include MTSU’s season-opening football game against Jackson State at 6 p.m. Sept. 5 in Floyd Stadium.

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