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Registration Guide Spring 2017

Spring 2017 Academic Calendar

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

Note: Panama City Campus students should convert times below to Central Time.

Sept. 26, 2016 Spring 2017 Registration Guide available on FSU Web site http://registrar.fsu.edu.
Oct. 2, 2016 Open enrollment for Spring-Summer Health Insurance begins.
Oct. 17, 2016–Dec. 9, 2016 Registration for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See "Enrollment Appointments."
Nov. 1, 2016–Jan. 20, 2017 Tuition and fee payment; View your account status at http://www.fees.fsu.edu.
Dec. 1, 2016 Last day for students to submit Spring 2017 FAMU/FSU Cooperative Program applications.
Dec. 20, 2016 Last day to submit waivers or billings for Early Disbursement Financial Aid.
Dec. 21, 2016–Jan. 12, 2017 Registration for all new graduate students. See "Enrollment Appointments."
Jan. 1, 2017 Spring/Summer Health Insurance coverage begins.
Jan. 5, 2017 Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m.
Jan. 6, 2017 Last day to file for change in residency status.
Early Disbursement Financial Aid available from federal, private, and institutional aid via EFT. Please note that deposit processing time varies by bank and some banks might take an extra business day or two to make your direct deposit available to you.
Jan. 7-12, 2017 Drop/Add. (Includes Law School) Begins 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 7 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 12.
Jan. 9, 2017 Classes Begin.
Jan. 9–12, 2017 Late Registration ($100.00 late registration fee.)
Jan. 12, 2017 Fourth day of classes.
Last day to submit department waivers or billings.
Last day to add courses without academic dean's permission.
Last day to cancel enrollment and have fees removed.
Last day to drop/add classes and have fees adjusted. Students are liable for all fees for courses remaining on their schedules at 11:59 p.m.Drop/Add ends at 11:59 p.m.
Jan. 13, 2017 Fifth day of classes. Last day to request VA deferments from VA representative in Student Veterans Affairs. All financial aid students must check their financial aid status at http://www.ais.fsu.edu/finaid.
Jan. 15, 2017 Open enrollment for Spring-Summer Health Insurance ends.
Jan. 16, 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No Classes. University Administrative Offices closed.
Jan. 16-27, 2017 Spring 2017 Graduation Application Period. Apply online through Course Quicklinks at https://my.fsu.edu.
Jan. 18, 2017 First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans.
Early Disbursement Financial Aid available from fifth day disbursement of state aid via EFT. Please note that deposit processing time varies by bank and some banks might take an extra business day or two to make your direct deposit available to you.
Jan. 20, 2017 Last day to pay or defer tuition and fees for all students, including veterans who are not using a veteran deferment, without a $100.00 late payment fee. Veterans should contact a VA representative with questions.
Jan. 27, 2017 Last day to apply for Spring 2017 Graduation. Apply online through Course Quicklinks at https://my.fsu.edu.
Jan. 30, 2017 Last day to request change to or cancellation of purchase of Spring-Summer Student Health Insurance coverage.
Feb. 24, 2017 End of seventh week of semester.
Last day to submit form requesting S/U grading or to change S/U option back to regular grade.
Last day to reduce course load without 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.
Financial Aid deferments expire.
Final payment for installment contracts due.
Last day for doctoral students to take and pass their preliminary examination in order to add or convert dissertation hours for the current semester.
Last day to petition to reinstate class schedule cancelled for nonpayment of tuition.
Feb. 27, 2017 Summer and Fall 2017 Registration Guides available. Summer and Fall 2017 course listings available on Course Lookup system.
Mar. 2, 2017 Open enrollment for Summer-only Health Insurance begins.
Open enrollment for Fall 2017-only and 2017-2018 Annual Health Insurance coverage begins. (Open enrollment closes September 15, 2017.)
Mar. 6, 2017 Registration for Summer and Fall 2017 begins.
Mar. 13–17, 2017 Spring Break. Residence Halls close Mar. 11, 2017 at noon. Residence Halls reopen Mar. 19, 2017 at noon.
Mar. 20, 2017 Last day for doctoral students to submit their manuscript for initial format check.
Apr. 3, 2017 Last day for master's students to submit their manuscript for initial format check.
Apr. 7, 2017 End of 12th week of classes. Deadline for late drop with dean's permission.
Last day community college students can apply for Summer 2017 Cooperative Program registration.
Financial Aid Exit Interviews Deadline for all students with federal loans graduating, transferring, or taking less than six semester hours.
Apr. 17, 2017 Last day for all doctoral and master's students to submit revised, defended version of manuscript and all required forms.
Apr. 28, 2017 Last Day of Classes.
Last day to submit ServScript hours online.
Last day to petition Academic Dean for a reduction in course load (requires documentation of University-approved extenuating circumstances).
Last day to withdraw from the University.
Last day to apply for AA Degree at the Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCA 3400.
Veterans' Deferments Expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.
May 1–May 5, 2017 Final Exam Week.
May 5, 2017 Semester Ends. Commencement: Civic Center, 7:30 p.m.
Last day to submit extensions for "incomplete" grades by 4:00 p.m.
Last day for all doctoral and master's students to receive clearance e-mail from the Manuscript Clearance Office.
May 6, 2017 Commencement: Civic Center, 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Diplomas dated this date.
Residence halls close at noon.
May 7, 2017 Panama City Commencement: Panama City Marina Civic Center, 1:30 p.m. Central Time.
May 9, 2017 Online Grades Due by 4:00 p.m.
May 10, 2017 Grades available online.
Summer only Health Insurance plan coverage begins.
May 15, 2017 Open enrollment for Summer only Health Insurance ends.
June 10, 2017 Last day to request a change to or a cancelation of Summer only Health Insurance.