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2023-2024 Graduate Bulletin

University Calendar

Opening and Closing Dates

Fall August 28–December 15
Homecoming October 20–22
Spring January 8–May 3
Spring Break March 9–17
Summer 2024
First 6 Week Session (A) May 13–June 21
Second 6 Week Session (B) June 24–August 2
12 Week Session (C) May 13–August 2
8 Week Session (F) May 13–July 5*

*Session would end on Wednesday, July 3rd if July 5th is deemed an administrative holiday.

For extended dates, see the Extended Calendar available online at

Legal Holidays (No Classes)

Juneteenth Monday, June 19
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, September 4
Veterans Day Friday, November 10 (observed)
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23
Friday after Thanksgiving Friday, November 24
Christmas Day Monday, December 25
New Year's Day Monday, January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 15
Memorial Day Monday, May 27
Juneteenth Wednesday, June 19
Independence Day Thursday, July 4

For registration dates, see the Registration Guide available online at

Admission Application Deadlines*

  Fall 2024 Spring 2025 Summer 2025
First Year Early Action:
October 15
Regular Admission:
December 1
The University does not typically accept first-year in college applications for the Spring term. Early Action:
October 15
Regular Admission:
December 1
Rolling Admission March 1 March 1
Transfer June 1 November 1 March 1
Readmission July 1 November 1 March 1
Graduate1 July 1 November 1 March 1
Undergraduate August 1 December 1 May 1
Graduate August 1 December 1 May 1
Undergraduate2 August 1 December 1 April 1
Graduate August 1 December 1 April 1

1 Many graduate programs have earlier deadlines than the University-wide published dates. Contact the individual program or department for the applicable admission deadline. Programs that use the University-wide dates may have earlier deadlines for financial-award consideration.

2 Includes the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University/Florida State University Interinstitutional Registration Program.

*All information used to make an admission decision must be received by the published deadline. If the University deadline falls on a weekend, applicants have until the following Monday to submit applications and all supporting documents. Additionally, the University reserves the right to close admission earlier if warranted by enrollment limitations. Deadlines for applications and supporting documents at the FSU Panama City Campus are typically one month prior to the start of each term. Further information on the Panama City campus is available at