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Florida State University General Bulletin

Spring Registration Guide 2014

(Spring 2015 will be available September 29, 2014)

Spring 2014 Academic Calendar

Note: Dates and times listed below are subject to change. Please refer to http://registrar.fsu.edu/dir_class/spring/acad_cal.htm for the most up-to-date information.

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

Sept. 30, 2013

Spring 2014 Registration Guide available on FSU Web site http://registrar.fsu.edu.

Oct. 2, 2013

Open enrollment for Spring-Summer Health Insurance begins.

Oct. 14, 2013–Jan. 9, 2014

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

Nov. 1, 2013

Last day for community college, FSU, and FAMU students to submit Spring 2014 Cooperative Program applications.

Dec. 9, 2013–Jan. 17, 2014

Tuition and fee payment; View your account status at http://www.fees.fsu.edu.

Dec. 18, 2013–Jan. 9, 2014

Registration for all new graduate students. See “Enrollment Appointments.”

Jan. 2, 2014

Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m.

Jan. 3, 2014

Last day to file for change in residency status.

Jan. 4–9, 2014

Drop/Add. Begins 8:00 a.m. on Jan. 4 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 9. (College of Law Drop/Add period ends Jan. 16 at 11:59 p.m.)

Jan. 6, 2014

Classes Begin.
Application window opens for Spring 2014 Graduation. Apply online at https://my.fsu.edu by clicking on Academic tab in Student Center.

Jan. 6–9, 2014

Late Registration ($100.00 late registration fee.)

Jan. 8, 2014

Third day of classes.
Last day to submit department waivers or billings.

Jan. 9, 2014

Fourth day of classes.
Last day to add courses without academic dean’s permission.
Last day to cancel enrollment and have fees removed.
Last day to drop/add classes and have fees adjusted. Students are liable for all fees for courses remaining on their schedules at 11:59 p.m.
Drop/Add ends at 11:59 p.m. (College of Law students may drop/add until Jan. 16 at 11:59 p.m.)

Jan. 10, 2014

Fifth day of classes.
Last day to request VA deferments from VA representative in Office of the Registrar.
Registration for state employees (non-FSU employees) using State Employee Fee Waivers (see ‘State Employee Registration’ in “Registration Information” for instructions).

Jan. 13, 2014

Financial aid available via EFT in FSUCard accounts.
First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans.
All financial aid students must check their financial aid status at https://my.fsu.edu/.

Jan. 15, 2014

Open enrollment for Spring-Summer Health Insurance ends.

Jan. 17, 2014

Last day to pay or defer tuition and fees for all students, including veterans who are not using a veteran deferment, without a $100.00 late payment fee. Veterans should contact a VA representative with questions.

Jan. 20, 2014

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No Classes. University Administrative Offices closed.

Jan. 24, 2014

Last day to apply for Spring 2014 Graduation. Apply online at https://my.fsu.edu by clicking on Academic tab in Student Center.

Jan. 30, 2014

Last day to request change to or cancellation of purchase of Spring-Summer Student Health Insurance coverage.

Feb. 14, 2014

Final payment for installment contracts due.

Feb. 17, 2014

Financial Aid Deferments Expire.

Feb. 21, 2014

End of seventh week of semester.
Last day to submit form requesting S/U grading or to change S/U option back to regular grade.
Last day to reduce course load without 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 for doctoral students to take and pass their preliminary examination in order to add or convert dissertation hours for the current semester.
Last day to petition to reinstate class schedule cancelled for nonpayment of tuition.

Mar. 1, 2014

Last day community college students can apply for Summer 2014 Cooperative Program registration.

Mar. 2, 2014

Open enrollment for Summer-only Health Insurance begins. (Ends May 13, 2014.)
Open enrollment for Fall 2014-only and 2014-2015 Annual Health Insurance coverage begins. (Ends September 15, 2014.)

Mar. 3, 2014

Summer and Fall 2014 Registration Guides available. Summer and Fall 2014 course listings available through Student Central at https://my.fsu.edu

Mar. 10–14, 2014

Spring Break.
Residence Halls close Mar. 8, 2014 at noon. Residence Halls reopen Mar. 16, 2014 at noon.

Mar. 17, 2014

Registration for Summer and Fall 2014 begins.

Apr. 4, 2014

End of 12th week of classes.
Deadline for late drop with dean’s permission.

Apr. 11, 2014

Financial Aid Exit Interviews Deadline for all students with federal loans graduating, transferring, or taking less than six semester hours. Visit https://my.fsu.edu.

Apr. 14, 2014

Initial Manuscript Submission Deadline.

Apr. 21, 2014

Final Manuscript Submission, Defense, and Forms Deadline.

Apr. 25, 2014

Last Day of Classes.
Last day to reduce course load, if permitted by the academic dean.
Last day to withdraw from the University.
Last day to apply for AA Certificate at the Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCA 3400.
Veterans’ Deferments Expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.

Apr. 28–May 2, 2014

Final Exam Week.

May 2, 2014

Semester Ends. Commencement: Civic Center, 7:30 p.m.
Last day to submit ServScript hours online.
Last day to submit extensions for “incomplete” grades by 4:00 p.m.

May 3, 2014

Commencement: Civic Center, 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Diplomas dated this date.
Residence halls close at noon.

May 4, 2014

Panama City Campus Commencement: Panama City Marina Civic Center, 1:30 p.m. Central Time.

May 6, 2014

Online Grades Due by 4:00 p.m.

May 7, 2014

Grades available online.

May 10, 2014

College of Law Commencement: Civic Center, 10:00 a.m.

May 17, 2014

College of Medicine Commencement: Ruby Diamond Concert Hall, 10:00 a.m.