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Registration Guide Fall 2021

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

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

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

Feb. 19, 2021

Open enrollment for Fall-only and Annual Health Insurance begins.

Mar. 15–April 16, 2021

Registration for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See "Enrollment Appointments."

July 15–Aug. 6, 2021

Registration re-opens for currently enrolled and readmitted degree-seeking students. See "Enrollment Appointments."

Aug. 1, 2021

Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Fall 2021 transient applications.

Aug. 9, 2021

Last day to submit waivers or billings for Early Disbursement.

Aug. 15, 2021

Fall only/Annual Health Insurance coverage begins.

Aug. 17, 2021

Early Disbursement Financial Aid available via EFT.

TBD

Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m.

Aug. 21–26, 2021

Drop/Add. (Includes College of Law.) Begins 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 21 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 26.

Aug. 22, 2021

New Student Convocation, Civic Center, 1:30 p.m.

Aug. 23, 2021

Classes Begin.
Last day to file for change in residency status.

Aug. 23–26, 2021

Late Registration ($100.00 late registration fee).

Aug. 26, 2021

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.

Aug. 27, 2021

Fifth Day of Classes.
Last day to request VA deferment from VA representative at the Student Veterans Center.
Last day to submit waivers or billings.

Aug. 30–Sept. 10, 2021

Fall 2021 Graduation Application Period. Apply online at https://my.fsu.edu.

Aug. 31, 2021

First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans.

Sept. 3, 2021

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. 6, 2021

Labor Day. No classes.

Sept. 10, 2021

Last day to apply for Fall 2021 Graduation. Apply online at https://my.fsu.edu.

Sept. 15, 2021

Last day to request change to or cancellation of Fall-only or Annual Student Health Insurance.

Sept. 15, 2021

Open enrollment for Fall-only and Annual Health Insurance ends.

Sept. 27, 2021

Spring 2022 Registration Guide available. Spring 2022 course listings available on Course Lookup system.
Open enrollment for Spring Health Insurance begins.

Oct. 1-3, 2021

Family Weekend

Oct. 8, 2021

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. 11, 2021

Registration for Spring 2022 begins.

Oct. 22, 2021

Homecoming. No classes after 1:00 p.m.

Oct. 25, 2021

Last day to submit doctoral dissertation or treatise for pre-defense format review.

Nov. 5, 2021

End of 11th week of semester.
Deadline for students in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering to late drop any course with dean's permission. No course drops will be permitted for engineering students after this date except for extenuating circumstances. See link for details: https://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/students/academic-deadlines.

Nov. 8, 2021

Last day to submit master's thesis for pre-defense format review.

Nov. 11, 2021

Veterans' Day observed. No Classes.

Nov. 12, 2021

End of 12th week of semester.
Deadline for late drop with dean's permission for all colleges except Engineering. (Engineering students, see link for details: https://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/students/academic-deadlines).

Nov. 22, 2021

Last day for submission of the post-defense, content-approved thesis, dissertation, or treatise and required forms.

Nov. 24–28, 2021

Thanksgiving Day Holiday. No classes.

Dec. 1, 2021

Last day for community college and FSU students to submit Spring 2022 transient applications.

Dec. 3, 2021

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. 6–10, 2021

Final Exam Week.

Dec. 10, 2021

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 an email from the Manuscript Clearance Office confirming final clearance.
Commencement, Civic Center, 2:00 p.m.
Commencement, Civic Center, 7:00 p.m.

Dec. 11, 2021

Diplomas dated this date.
Residence Halls close at noon.

Dec. 14, 2021

Online Grades due by 4:00 p.m.

Dec. 15, 2021

Grades available online.