Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions

Admitted Graduate Student Information

Pete FIT BoundIf you've been admitted, it's time to make your enrollment official. With your graduate acceptance letter, you should have received an form and a form. Following that, it will be time to submit your tuition deposit and take care of some pre-enrollment "paperwork."

Activate your "TRACKS" account

By now, you should have received an email with instructions on how to activate your Florida Tech TRACKS account. TRACKS is your universal login and password for secure student systems at Florida Tech, including email and course registration. Your TRACKS activation email would have been sent to the address you provided on your application. You must activate TRACKS within two (2) weeks of receiving this email. If you have not received or have lost your TRACKS email, or if your link has expired, you must contact university tech support by calling (321) 674-7284 or email.

Demonstrate English Proficiency (if applicable)

U.S. and international students whose first or home language is not English must provide evidence of English proficiency by sending scores from one of the following to Florida Tech:

  • iBT
  • IELTS
  • PTE Academic
  • Cambridge English: Advanced
  • ELS112 Certificate
  • Kaplan Intermediate or Higher

Minimum required scores are outlined in the English Proficiency policy

English proficiency is required for issuance of immigration documentation and enrollment. Students who are admitted but do meet English Proficiency requirements will be invited to enroll in English training courses at the ELS Language Center on campus before beginning academic coursework.

Start "Panther Pass" & Pay Your Tuition Deposit

Pete on ComputerPanther Pass is a pre-orientation portal for admitted students, designed to take you step-by-step through all the tasks you need to complete before your arrival on campus. When you log in to Panther Pass, the first steps you will see are:

  • Verify your major and entry term
  • Update your personal information
  • Review and secure your merit-scholarship awards
  • Pay your non-refundable $300 tuition deposit

Paying your tuition deposit confirms your intent to enroll and secures your spot in the class. Florida Tech subscribes to the College Board candidates' reply date of May 1. Please submit your $300 non-refundable tuition deposit to confirm your intention to attend Florida Tech by this date. If you are admitted after May 1, you may submit your tuition deposit within 30 days of the date on your acceptance letter.

As you complete steps in Panther Pass, you can save your place. It is not necessarily to complete all of Panther Pass in one sitting.

Complete the process

Ready to complete a few more steps? Panther Pass will guide you through the following pre-enrollment steps:

  • Setup your @my.fit.edu email

  • Input your safety alert information

  • Upload a student ID photo

  • Make health insurance decisions

  • Choose a housing and meal plan if desired

  • Take care of financial obligations

  • Learn about Florida Tech Orientation

You can log on and off as often as you wish to complete your tasks. Don't wait until the last minute. Several tasks you need to complete have deadlines. Task deadline dates are indicated in Panther Pass.

Use your @my.fit.edu email

Once you have confirmed your enrollment by paying your tuition and housing deposits, official university messages regarding your class registration, e-bill, housing assignments, meal plan updates, and more will be sent only one place: your @my.fit.edu email address. Your @my.fit.edu account information will be sent to the email address you provided on your application. Be sure to check your new @my.fit.edu email account often.

Send Final Official Transcripts

Admitted graduate students are required to submit final, official college transcripts to Florida Institute of Technology.Transcripts must include a date of graduation. These transcripts must be mailed directly from the issuing school to our office electronically or by mail:

Office of Graduate Admissions
150 West University Blvd.
Melbourne, FL 32901 USA