Moesha, Hakeem, and Niecy are in college but it's anything but smooth sailing!Edit

Episode GuideEdit

Season 5: 1999–2000[edit]Edit

Series # Episode # Title Director Writer(s) Original air date Production


84 1 "Good Vibrations?" Henry Chan Vida Spears August 23, 1999 084
Musical guest: Mary J. Blige, After deciding not to go to college, Moesha is now working at "Vibe Magazine" Her friends are jealous of her seemingly glamourous job but in fact she is just a gopher. Meanwhile Moesha's cousin Dorian, has run away from his home in Oakland and is seeking revenge with Myles. 
85 2 "Fired Up" Henry Chan Warren Hutcherson August 30, 1999 085
In her new job, Moesha manages to set up an interview with Dr. Maya Angelou and convinces Niecy to be her secretary. Dr. Angelou gives Moesha some advice on going back to college. Later Joe discovers Moesha's deception. 
86 3 "The Party's Over (Here)" Henry Chan Jaque Edmonds September 6, 1999 086
While trying to keep up with the social life of college as well as the academic life, Moesha and Niecy are invited to their first college party. After discovering that the punch is spiked the hard way, Moesha's faced with having to call Frank to pick her up. But Dorian comes to the girls' rescue by secretly taking Frank's car. Meanwhile, Myles, influenced by Dorian to change his image, dyes his hair and wears baggy garment to impress his classmates during his first week of junior high. 
87 4 "Mis-directed Study" Henry Chan Fred Johnson September 13, 1999 087
Moesha lands a job tutoring athletes. She gets assigned to a promising NBA candidate named Ray Meadows. Ray has to write an English paper. Ray asks Moesha to finish the paper for him because he's too busy with practice and studying plays. Moesha agrees to write it, since they're friends. Dorian sees Moesha's writing Ray's paper and teases her, claiming that he uses the same game with girls at his school. Moesha reconsiders writing the paper and tells Ray that she can not do his paper for him. Upset, Ray tells her that he's not interested in a friendship with her if he can't benefit from it. 
88 5 "Not My Pumpkin" Henry Chan Silvia Cardenas September 20, 1999 088
After Frank discovers a bottle of birth control pills he is livid to discover that they are Moesha's. He struggles to forgive Dee for her deception and Moesha for taking the pills. Later a talk from Andell helps him to re-evaluate his opinions. Meanwhile, Moesha stands up for Dorian when he's wrongfully accused of stealing. 
89 6 "Just Above My Head" Henry Chan Demetrius Andre Bady October 4, 1999 089
Moesha and Nicey are taking history from Professor Ward, but they don't appreciate his racial disparaging jokes. Meanwhile, Frank and Dee find out that Dorian has been cutting school. 
90 7 "A Den is a Terrible Thing to Waste" Henry Chan T. Smith III and James E. West II October 18, 1999 090
When Moesha hears that Andell is losing The Den, she tries to save it and succeeds only for Andell to be displeased with her efforts. Andell tells Moesha that she wants a change from The Den and sells it. The gang say goodbye to The Den. 
91 8 "Isn't She Lovely?" Henry Chan Jacque Edmonds November 8, 1999 091
Moesha prepares for the homecoming dance but "friends" Moesha and Hakeem soon start to realize that the depth of their friendship may be reaching a new and unexpected level. Meanwhile, Myles disappoints Frank after selling the comic books that Frank handed down to him for his birthday. 
92 9 "Unappreciated Interest" Henry Chan Warren Hutcherson November 15, 1999 092
Moesha and Niecy's friendship is tested when Piper moves out and Moesha moves in. Moesha later becomes a bother to Niecy. Meanwhile, Dorian tries to get away with purchasing extra items on Frank's credit card and lying about it; leading to Frank to give Dorian a tough ultimatum. 
93 10 "Thanksgiving" Erma Elzy-Jones Silvia Cardenas November 22, 1999 093
With Dee sick in bed, Moesha finds herself in a fierce Thanksgiving cooking competition with Mrs. Campbell. Also, Dorian's mother visits, but Dorian believes that she likes adjusting to her new life without him. 
94 11 "To Sleep, Perchance to Dream" William Allen Young Fred Johnson December 6, 1999 094
Moesha starts to dream about Hakeem kissing her and is disturbed when Nicey tells her that dreams reveal a person's true feelings. When she backs out of a ski trip for the three of them, Nicey forces her to talk to Hakeem. 
95 12 "He Doth Protest Too Much" Henry Chan Beverly D. Hunter January 3, 2000 095
Dorian protests the elimination of the girls basketball team from the school budget to impress one of the players. Meanwhile, Moesha is having trouble in her chemistry class and is too proud to ask Niecy (who receives an "A" in the class) for help. 
96 13 "Let's Talk About Sex" Henry Chan Lamont Ferrell and Norman Vance, Jr. January 24, 2000 096
Moesha stays the weekend with Niecy in her dorm but she doesn't like the idea of Niecy inviting a stranger over who seems to what more from Niecy than just a new friendship. Meanwhile, Mo explains the facts of life to Dorian after catching him getting amorous with a girl while the rest of the family is away at a wedding. 
97 14 "Secrets & Lies" Henry Chan T. Smith III and James E. West II February 7, 2000 097
Odd-ball Aunt Hattie comes to visit Frank revealing life changing secret to the entire family. Meanwhile Moesha tells her family that she will be moving onto campus. 
98 15 "Color Him Father" Henry Chan Warren Hutcherson February 14, 2000 098
As the tension continues to rise, Frank thinks that the only way that's possible to break some of the hostility is to let Dorian have his birthday party at a teen club. Sandy visits to find out why Frank told Dorian the secret and why he didn't wait as they both planned. Meanwhile, Moesha meets her new roommate, Theresa Logan, from Dillingham, Alaska. 
99 16 "Family Affair" Henry Chan Jacque Edmonds February 21, 2000 100
Frank is the honoree at a 'Businessman of the Year' banquet, but the tribute loses its luster when he learns that Moesha and Dorian don't want to go. After receiving vital advice, Moesha comes to her senses and forgives her father. 
100 17 "The Matchmaker" Henry Chan Silvia Cardenas March 20, 2000 099
Moesha plays matchmaker for Theresa who's been having trouble meeting guys. So Mo decides to hook up Theresa with Hakeem's friend, Noel, but Mo thinks that Noel is just playing with Theresa's head. Meanwhile, Myles accidentally punches Dorian in the nose because of his unnecessary slurs towards Frank. 
101 18 "Gimme a Break" Ken Whittingham Demetrius Andre Bady April 10, 2000 101
Musical guest: DMX; Moesha and Niecy go on a trip to Santa Barbara for their first spring break, but Moesha and Niecy's awaited trip is interrupted by the presences of two college students named Alicia and Joy who both end up in the same hotel room as Mo and Niecy after the hotel accidentally over-booked them. After Alicia sees Moesha dancing with her ex-boyfriend Rodney, she spreads a rumor that Moesha slept around in Santa Barbara. Meanwhile, Dorian has trouble writing a history paper but plans to pass by using one of Mo's old papers. 
102 19 "Something About Moesha" Erma Elzy-Jones Beverly D. Hunter May 1, 2000 102
While working at a fast-food restaurant, Dorian comes across a stranger by the name of Patience who offers him a job where he can earn "fast money". Meanwhile, Hakeem announces to Moesha and Niecy that he's moving in with girlfriend Tiffany, pushing to the surface some suppressed feelings between them. 
103 20 "The Robbing Hood" Henry Chan Lamont Ferrell and Norman Vance, Jr. May 8, 2000 103
Dorian spends a weekend with Moesha, and all the residents in her dorm are robbed except for her who draws a conclusion that puts them at odds. Meanwhile, Myles doesn't appreciate his friends comments about how "good" Dee looks. 
104 21 "Arriving Right on Q" Ted Lange Chandra D. Martin May 15, 2000 104
Moesha and Hakeem hit the first bump in their romance when Hakeem spends more time away from Moesha. But a surprise visit from old boyfriend Q makes Hakeem realize that he could lose her. Meanwhile, Frank gives Dorian the opportunity to work with him at his job, but later he gets arrested by the police for stealing a car from the Saturn lot and also with carrying $5,000. 
105 22 "D-Money Loses His Patience" Henry Chan T. Smith III and James E. West II May 22, 2000 105
Moesha is faced with the dilemma of going on tour with Q or staying at home with her family and boyfriend Hakeem. But Moesha and Hakeem have an argument over the fact that Hakeem only wants Mo to stay home so that she won't have to go on tour with Q. Hurt over the fact that her boyfriend Gabe broke up with her, Niecy finds comfort from Hakeem. But they get caught up in the moment and share a kiss, just as Moesha enters the room. Stunned and hurt, Moesha accepts Q's offer and leaves with him to New York. Meanwhile, Dorian's involvement with Patience gets him in over his head, forcing Frank to make a tough decision by enrolling him into a boot camp.