Campus Calendar

Campus Calendar

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From academics to athletics, student activities to community events, there's always something going on at Florida Tech. Browse Florida Tech Happenings to for a glimpse at this month's things-to-do or scroll down to the Academic Calendar for important dates and deadlines for students.

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Academic Calendar

The Florida Tech Online academic calendar differs from the Melbourne campus calendar and follows below.

Melbourne Campus and Extended Studies

Note: Last updated 12/4/18

FALL 2018
Aug. 5  Last day for main campus returning students to register for Fall Semester 2018 without late registration fee of $150
Aug. 13 Tuition and fees due for Fall Semester 2018
Aug. 20 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Aug. 24 Last day to register or add a class
Aug. 31 Last day to drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W
Sept. 3 Holiday (Labor Day) (NO CLASSES)
Sept. 7 Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2018 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2018)
Sept. 14 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring Semester 2019 without a late fee
Oct. 5 Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
Oct. 8 Holiday (Columbus Day) (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 8–9 Fall Break (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 26 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
Nov. 5 Registration for Extended Studies Spring Semester 2019 begins
Nov. 12 Registration for Melbourne Campus Spring Semester 2019 begins (8 pm)
Nov. 12 Holiday (Veterans Day) (NO CLASSES)
Nov. 21–23 Holiday (Thanksgiving) (NO CLASSES)
Dec. 3 Last day to successfully complete graduate level defense and examination for Fall 2018 commencement
Dec. 7 Last day of classes
Dec. 10 Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to Office of Graduate Programs
Dec. 10–14 FINAL EXAMS
Dec. 15 Fall Commencement Exercises
Dec. 26 Last day for main campus returning students to register for Spring Semester 2019 without late registration fee of $150
SPRING 2019
Dec. 31 Tuition and fees due for Spring Semester 2019
Jan. 7 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Jan. 11 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer Term 2019 without a late fee
Jan. 11 Last day to register or add a class online
Jan. 18 Last day to drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W
Jan. 21 Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) (NO CLASSES)
Jan. 28 Registration for Melbourne Campus Summer Term 2019 begins
Jan. 28 Re-petition deadline for Spring Semester 2019 (for students who had petitioned for Fall Semester 2018)
Feb. 22 Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
March 4 Registration for Extended Studies Summer Term 2019 begins
March 4–8 Spring Break (NO CLASSES)
March 22 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
March 22 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2019 without a late fee
April 7 Registration for Melbourne Campus Fall Semester 2019 begins
April 22 Last day to successfully complete graduate level defense and examination for Spring 2019 commencement
April 24 Last day of classes
April 25–26 Study Days (NO CLASSES)
April 29–May 3 FINAL EXAMS
April 29 Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to Office of Graduate Programs
May 4 Spring Commencement Exercises
SUMMER 2019
April 29 Tuition and fees due for Summer Term 2019
May 6 First day of main campus classes, first 6-week term
May 13 First day of classes, 8-, 9- and 11-week* terms
May 17 Last day to register, add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W, 8-, 9- and 11-week terms
May 27 Holiday (Memorial Day) (NO CLASSES)
June 10 Re-petition deadline for Summer Term 2019 (for students who had petitioned for Spring Semester 2019)
June 14 Last day of classes, first 6-week term
June 17 Registration for Extended Studies Fall Semester 2019 begins
June 17 First day of main campus classes, second 6-week term
June 21 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W, 8-, 9- and 11-week terms
July 4 Holiday (Independence Day) (NO CLASSES)
July 5 Last day of 8-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 12 Last day of 9-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 15 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Summer 2019
July 22 Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to Office of Graduate Programs
July 26 Last day of second 6-week and 11-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 27 Summer Commencement Exercises
Aug. 5 Last day for main campus returning students to register for Fall Semester 2019 without late registration fee of $150

*Extended Studies off-campus sites use 11-week term only.

Florida Tech Online Calendar (8-week terms)

The calendar below applies only to Florida Tech Online terms.

FALL 2–2018
Aug. 16 First day to register for Fall 2-2018
Sept. 28 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 2-2018
Oct. 10 Last day to register for Fall 2 without late fee
Oct. 11 First day to register for Spring 1-2019
Oct. 17 Last day for Fall 2-2018 confirmation of tuition or financial aid
Oct. 22 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Oct. 28 Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Nov. 11 Holiday (Veterans Day)
Nov. 16 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 1-2019
Nov. 22 Holiday (Thanksgiving)
Dec. 2 Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Dec. 14 Last day for admissions eligibility for Fall 2-2018
Dec. 15 Fall Commencement Exercises
Dec. 16 Last day of classes
SPRING 1–2019
Oct. 11 First day to register for Spring 1-2019
Nov. 16 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 1-2019
Dec. 26 Last day to register for Spring 1-2019 without late fee
Dec. 26 First day to register for Spring 2-2019
Jan. 2 Last day for Spring 1-2019 confirmation of tuition or financial aid
Jan. 2 Last day to register for Spring 1-2019 with late fee
Jan. 7 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Jan. 13 Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Jan. 21 Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
Feb. 8 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2-2019
Feb. 17 Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
March 1 Last day for admissions eligibility for Spring 1-2019
March 3 Last day of classes (Sunday)
SPRING 2–2019  
Dec. 27  First day to register for Spring 2-2019 
Feb. 8  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2-2019 
Feb. 20  Last day to register for Spring 2-2019 without late fee 
Feb. 21  First day to register for Summer 1-2019 
Feb. 27  Last day for Spring 2-2019 confirmation of tuition or financial aid 
Feb. 27  Last day to register for Spring 2-2019 with late fee 
March 4  CLASSES BEGIN (Monday) 
March 8  Holiday (Friday, Spring Break) 
March 10  Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund 
April 5  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 1-2019 
April 14  Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund 
April 26  Last day for admissions eligibility for Spring 2-2019 
April 28 Last day of classes (Sunday)
May 4 Spring Commencement Exercises (Saturday)
SUMMER 1-2019
Feb. 21  First day to register for Summer 1-2019 
April 5  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 1-2019 
April 17  Last day to register for Summer 1-2019 without late fee 
April 18 First day to register for Sumer 2-2019
April 24 Last day for Summer 1-2019 confirmation of tuition or financial aid
April 24 Last day to register for Summer 1-2019 with late fee
April 29 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
May 5  Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund 
May 27  Holiday (Monday, Memorial Day) 
May 31  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 2-2019 
June 9  Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund 
June 21  Last day for admissions eligibility for Summer 1-2019 
June 23  Last day of classes (Sunday) 
SUMMER 2-2019  
April 18  First day to register for Summer 2-2019 
May 31  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 2-2019 
June 19  Last day to register for Summer 2-2019 without late fee 
June 20  First day to register for Fall 1-2019 
June 26  Last day for Summer 2-2019 confirmaiton of tuition or financial aid 
June 26  Last day to register for Summer 2-2019 with late fee 
July 1  CLASSES BEGIN (Monday) 
July 4  Holiday (Thursday, Independence Day) 
July 7  Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund 
July 27  Summer Commencement Exercises (Saturday) 
Aug. 2  Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 1-2019 
Aug. 11  Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund 
Aug. 23 Last day for admissions eligibility for Summer 2-2019
Aug. 25 Last day of classes (Sunday)