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Registration Guide Fall 2017

Fall 2017 Academic Calendar

Note: Dates and times listed below are subject to change. Please refer to http://registrar.fsu.edu/registration_guide/ for the most up-to-date information.

Note: Panama City Campus students must convert all times listed to Central Time unless already noted.

Mar. 2, 2017 Open enrollment for Fall-only and Annual Health Insurance begins.
Mar. 6–April 28, 2017 Registration for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See “Enrollment Appointments.”
July 10–Aug. 4, 2017 Registration re-opens for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See “Enrollment Appointments.”
Aug. 1, 2017 Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Fall 2017 transient applications.
Aug. 15, 2017 Fall only/Annual Health Insurance coverage begins.
Aug. 22, 2017 Early Disbursement Financial Aid available via EFT.
Aug. 23, 2017 Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m.
Aug. 26–31, 2017 Drop/Add. (Includes College of Law.) Begins 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 26 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 31.
Aug. 27, 2017 New Student Convocation, Civic Center, 1:30 p.m.
Aug. 28, 2017 Classes Begin.
Last day to file for change in residency status.
Aug. 28-31, 2017 Late Registration ($100.00 late registration fee).
Aug. 31, 2017 Fourth Day of Classes.
Last day to drop/add and have fees adjusted. Students are liable for all fees for courses remaining on their schedules at 11:59 p.m.Last day to cancel enrollment and have fees removed.
Last day to add a course without academic dean’s permission.
Sept. 1, 2017 Fifth Day of Classes.
Last day to request VA deferment from VA representative in Student Veterans Affairs.
Last day to submit waivers or billings.
Sept. 4, 2017 Labor Day. No classes.
Sept. 4-15, 2017 Fall 2017 Graduation Application Period. Apply online through Course Quicklinks at https://my.fsu.edu.
Sept. 6, 2017 First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans.
Sept. 8, 2017 Last day to pay or defer tuition, housing, or fees for all students, including veterans who are not using a veteran deferment, without a $100.00 late fee. Veterans should contact a VA representative with questions.
Sept. 14, 2017 Last day to request change to or cancellation of Fall only or Annual Student Health Insurance.
Sept. 15, 2017 Last day to apply for Fall 2017 Graduation. Apply online through Course Quicklinks at https://my.fsu.edu.
Open enrollment for Fall-only and Annual Health Insurance ends.
Oct. 2, 2017 Spring 2018 Registration Guide available. Spring 2018 course listings available on Course Lookup system.
Open enrollment for Spring Health Insurance begins.
Oct. 13, 2017 End of seventh week of semester.

Last day to submit form requesting S/U grading or to change S/U option back to a regular grade.
Last day to reduce course load without the permission of academic dean. Dean’s permission required to drop below twelve semester hours.
Last day to drop a course without receiving a grade.
Last day to withdraw from school without receiving a grade.
Last day to petition to reinstate class schedule cancelled for nonpayment of tuition.
Last day for doctoral students to take and pass their preliminary examination in order to add or convert dissertation hours for the current semester.
Financial Aid deferments expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.
Final payment for installment contracts due.
Oct. 16, 2017 Registration for Spring 2018 begins.
Oct. 23, 2017 Last day to submit doctoral dissertation or treatise for initial format review.
Nov. 3-4, 2017 Parents’ Weekend
Nov. 10, 2017 Veterans’ Day (Observed). No Classes.
Nov. 16, 2017 Last day to submit master’s thesis for initial format review.
Nov. 17, 2017 End of 12th week of semester.
Deadline for late drop with dean’s permission.
Homecoming. No classes after 1:10 p.m.
Nov. 20, 2017 Last day for submission of final revised and defended version of thesis, dissertation, or treatise and all required forms.
Nov. 22–26, 2017 Thanksgiving Day Holiday. No classes.
Dec. 1, 2017 Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Spring 2018 transient applications.
Dec. 8, 2017 Last Day of Classes.

Last day to petition academic dean for a reduction in course load.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
Last day to apply for AA Degree at the Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCA 3400.
Veteran’s Deferments expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.
Dec. 11–15, 2017 Final Exam Week.
Dec. 15, 2017 Semester Ends.

Last day to submit extensions for “incomplete” grades by 4:00 p.m.
Last day to turn in ServScript hours online.
Last day for thesis, dissertation, and treatise students to receive final clearance email from the Manuscript Clearance Office.
Commencement, Civic Center, 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 16, 2017 Commencement, Civic Center, 9:00 a.m.
Diplomas dated this date.
Residence Halls close at noon.
Dec. 19, 2017 Online Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
Dec. 20, 2017 Grades available online.