Orientation @ Florida Tech

Orientation @ Florida Tech

Welcome to the Florida Tech Family!

Orientation is one of the most important, exciting, and memorable events of students’ college experience! By attending the Orientation program here at Florida Tech, students already have made one giant step towards a successful academic career. During this time, students will get to meet other students and make lifelong friends, meet professors and faculty, explore the amazing resources offered on campus, and most of all, have fun!!

We encourage every student to explore this Orientation website and become familiar with what it offers! If at any time a question may arise, please contact the First Year Experience Office at (321) 674-8747 or by e-mail at orientation@fit.edu

Orientation is mandatory for all new students, both graduate and undergradate.

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Orientation Schedule

Summer 2018

Key Dates to Remember:

Required Check-In for all International Students (Undergraduate and Graduate) and Domestic Students (Undergraduate and Graduate)

  • May 11th - REQUIRED Check-In for all New Students
  • May 12th - Late Check-in and International Student Orientation

*Summer 2018 schedule will be posted in March 2018


Fall 2018

See dates below based on classification of student:

*Attending the ENTIRE week (stated below by type of student) of New Student Orientation is MANDATORY for ALL NEW FALL students.

Fall 2018 Orientation will take place from August 13th - August 17th, 2018. (Information will be posted in Spring 2018)

International Students:

  • Monday, August 13th - Friday, August 17th
    (Move-In will take place Monday, August 13th)

Domestic Students:

  • Tuesday, August 14th - Friday, August 17th
    (Move-In will take place Tuesday, August 14th)

Family Orientation:

  • Tuesday, August 14th - Wednesday, August 15th

Transfer Orientation:

  • Thursday, August 16th
    (Transfer students should attend all undergraduate events during orientation week instead of attending this one day orientation)

**all undergraduate orientation programming is open to Transfer students, please see schedule above for programming


Spring 2019

Key Dates to Remember:

*Both dates are MANDATORY for ALL NEW SPRING students to attend.

  • January 3rd, 2019 - Check-In
    • International Students (Undergraduate and Graduate)
    • Domestic Students (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • January 4th, 2019
    • Orientation sessions for all Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Classes begin January 7th, 2019!