Summer 2018 Academic Calendar
Note: The dates and times listed below are subject to change. Please refer to http://registrar.fsu.edu/registration_guide/summer/academic_calendar/ for the most up-to-date information.
Note: Panama City Campus students must convert all times to Central Time unless already noted.
Note: For International Program (IP) session Summer term dates, please refer to the “IP Sessions” portion in this chapter of the Registration Guide.
|Main Campus Dates||Session A
May 14–Aug 3 (12 week)
May 14–June 22 (6 week 1)
June 25–Aug 3 (6 week 2)
May 14–July 6 (8 week)
May 7-June 29
|Open enrollment for Summer Health Insurance begins.||March 2||March 2||March 2||March 2||March 2|
|Registration for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See “Enrollment Appointments.”||March 5–April 27||March 5–April 27||March 5–April 27 and June 22–June 29||March 5–April 27||March 5–April 27|
|Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Summer 2018 transient applications.
Last day to apply for Transient Student Status.
|April 1||April 1||April 1||April 1||...|
|Early Disbursement Financial Aid available via EFT.||May 9||May 9||June 19||May 9||Pending|
|Residence Halls open.||May 11 (9:00 a.m.)||May 11 (9:00 a.m.)||June 20 (9:00 a.m.)||...||...|
|Last day to file for change in residency status.||May 14||May 14||May 14||May 14||May 7|
|Open enrollment for Summer Health Insurance ends.||May 15||May 15||May 15||May 15||May 15|
|Drop/Add (Includes College of Law). 12:01 a.m.–11:59 p.m.||May 12–17||May 12–17||June 23–June 28||May 12–17||May 5-10|
|Classes Begin.||May 14||May 14||June 25||May 14||May 7|
|Late Registration. ($100.00 late registration fee.)||May 14–17||May 14–17||June 25–June 28||May 14–17||May 7-10|
|Last day to Drop/Add and have fees adjusted. Students are liable for all fees for courses still on their schedules at midnight.
Last day to add a course without Academic Dean’s permission.
Last day to cancel enrollment and have fees removed.
|May 17||May 17||June 28||May 17||May 10|
|Fifth Day of Classes. Last day to submit waivers or billings.Last day to request VA deferment from VA representative.||May 18||May 18||June 29||May 18||May 11|
|Summer 2018 Graduation Application Period. Apply online through Course Quicklinks at https://my.fsu.edu.||May 21–June 1||May 21–June 1||May 21–June 1||May 21–June 1||May 21–June 1|
|First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans.||May 22||May 22||July 5||May 22||Pending|
|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.||May 25||May 25||July 6||May 25||May 18|
|No Classes: Memorial Day Observed.||May 28||May 28||...||May 28||May 28|
|Last day to request change or cancellation of Summer Health Insurance.||June 10||June 10||June 10||June 10||June 10|
|Last day to submit doctoral dissertation or treatise for pre-defense format review.||June 25||June 25||June 25||June 25||...|
|Prorated 7th week session deadline.
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 minimum hours.
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 drop a course without receiving a grade.Last Day to withdraw from school without receiving a grade.
|June 29||June 1||July 13||June 8||June 1|
|No Classes: Independence Day Observed.||July 4||...||July 4||July 4||...|
|Last day to submit master’s thesis for pre-defense format review.||July 9||July 9||July 9||July 9||...|
|End of prorated 12th week of classes. Deadline for late drop with dean’s permission.||July 20||June 15||July 27||June 22||June 15|
|Last day for submission of the post-defense, content-corrected thesis, dissertation or treatise and required forms.||July 23||July 23||July 23||July 23||...|
|Last day for thesis, dissertation and treatise students to receive an email from Manuscript Clearance confirming final clearance.||August 3||August 3||August 3||August 3||...|
|Financial Aid and Veteran’s Deferments Expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.||July 27||July 27||July 27||July 27||July 27|
|Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Fall 2018 transient applications.||August 1||August 1||August 1||August 1||...|
|Last Day of Classes.
Last day to reduce course load, if permitted, by the Academic Dean.
Last day to apply for AA Degree at the Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCA 3400.
|August 3||June 22||August 3||July 6||June 29|
|Final Exam Week.||...||...||...||June 26-June 30*||June 26-June 30*|
|Term Ends.||August 3||June 23||August 3||July 7||June 29|
|Last day to turn in ServScript hours online.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
|August 3||August 3||August 3||August 3||August 3|
|Commencement, Civic Center, 7:30 p.m.||August 3||August 3||August 3||August 3||August 3|
|Commencement, Civic Center, 9:00 a.m.||August 4||August 4||August 4||August 4||August 4|
|Summer 2018 Diplomas dated with the following date.||August 4||August 4||August 4||August 4||August 4|
|Residence Halls close.||August 4 (noon)||Halls do not close; Vacate by noon, June 23||August 4 (noon)||...||...|
|Online Grades Due by 4:00 p.m.||August 7||June 26||August 7||August 7||August 7|
|Grades Available online.||August 8||June 27; August 8||August 8||August 8||August 8|
International Program (IP) Sessions
|Term||First Day of Classes||Last Day of Classes|
|IP1 Summer 2018||May 10||June 15|
|IP2 Summer 2018||May 11||June 3|
|IP3 Summer 2018||May 16||June 14|
|IP4 Summer 2018||May 18||June 20|
|IP5 Summer 2018||May 19||June 20|
|IP6 Summer 2018||June 11||July 3|
|IP7 Summer 2018||June 27||August 1|
|IP8 Summer 2018||July 2||August 1|
|IP9 Summer 2018||July 3||August 2|
|IP10 Summer 2018||July 9||August 1|
|IP11 Summer 2018||August 5||August 11|
*Check with academic department.
Note: Fees may be paid any time after schedule is final but no later than the session deadline published in this calendar.