Jun 13, 2021  
2021-2022 Florida Tech Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Florida Tech Catalog

Academic Calendars


Melbourne Campus and Education Centers

Calendars are subject to change. For updated information see https://www.fit.edu/registrar/academic-calendar/

Fall 2021

April 2   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2021 without a late fee
April 4   Registration for Melbourne Campus begins at 8 pm
June 14   Registration for Education Centers begins
Aug. 16   Tuition and fees due for Fall Semester 2021
Aug. 23   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Aug. 23   Last day for Melbourne Campus returning students to register for Fall Semester 2021 without late registration fee of $150
Sept. 1   Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W (Wednesday-noon)
Sept. 3   Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2021 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2021)
Sept. 6   Holiday (Labor Day)(NO CLASSES)
Sept. 10   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring Semester 2022 without a late fee
Oct. 1   Termination of F-1 immigration status deadline
Oct. 8   Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
Oct. 11   Holiday (Columbus Day) (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 11-12   Fall Break (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 29   Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
Nov. 7   Registration for Melbourne Campus Spring Semester 2022 begins (8 pm)
Nov. 10   Registration for Education Centers Spring Semester 2022 begins
Nov. 11   Holiday (Veterans Day) (NO CLASSES)
Nov. 24–26   Holiday (Thanksgiving) (NO CLASSES)
Dec. 6   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2021 commencement
Dec. 10   Last day of classes
Dec. 13   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
Dec. 13-17   FINAL EXAMS
Dec. 18   Fall Commencement Exercises

Spring 2022

Jan. 3   Tuition and fees due for Spring Semester 2022
Jan. 10   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Jan. 10   Last day for Melbourne Campus returning students to register for Spring Semester 2022 without late registration fee of $150
Jan. 17   Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) (NO CLASSES)
Jan. 19   Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W (Wednesday-noon)
Jan. 28   Re-petition deadline for Spring Semester 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Fall Semester 2021)
Jan. 31   Registration for Melbourne Campus Summer Term 2022 begins
Feb. 4   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer Term 2022 without a late fee
Feb. 18   Termination of F-1 immigration status deadline
Feb. 25   Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
March 7–11   Spring Break (NO CLASSES)
March 8   Registration for Education Centers begins for Summer 2022
March 18   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2022 without a late fee
March 25   Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
April 11   Registration for Melbourne Campus Fall Semester 2022 begins
April 25   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Spring 2022 commencement
April 27   Last day of classes
April 28-29   Study Days (NO CLASSES)
May 2   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
May 2-6   FINAL EXAMS
May 7   Spring Commencement Exercises

Summer 2022

May 2   Tuition and fees due for Summer Term 2022
May 9   First day of main campus classes, first 6-week term
May 16   First day of classes, 8-, 9- and 11-week* terms
May 20   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 30   Holiday (Memorial Day) (NO CLASSES)
June 6   Re-petition deadline for Summer Term 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Spring Semester 2022)
June 14   Registration for Education Centers begins for Fall 2022
June 17   Last day of classes, first 6-week term
June 20   First day of Melbourne Campus classes, second 6-week term
June 24   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 8   Last day of 8-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 15   Last day of 9-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 18   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Summer 2022
July 25   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
July 29   Last day of 11-week and second 6-week (final exam on last scheduled class day)
July 30   Summer Commencement Exercises

*Education Centers use the 11-week term only.

Florida Tech Online

Calendars are subject to change. For updated information see https://www.fit.edu/registrar/academic-calendar/

Fall 1 – 2021

June 24   First day to register for Fall 1–2021
Aug. 6   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 1–2021
Aug. 19   First day to register for Fall 2–2021
Aug. 25   Last day to register and confirm payment for Fall 1–2021
Aug. 30   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Sept. 5   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
Sept. 6   Holiday (Labor Day)
Oct. 1   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 2–2021
Oct. 10   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Oct. 11   Holiday (Columbus Day)
Oct. 22   Last day for admissions eligibility for Fall 1–2021
Oct. 24   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Fall 2 – 2021

Aug. 19   First day to register for Fall 2–2021
Oct. 1   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 2–2021
Oct. 14   First day to register for Spring 1–2022
Oct. 20   Last day to register and confirm payment for Fall 2–2021
Oct. 25   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Oct. 31   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
Nov. 11   Holiday (Veterans Day)
Nov. 19   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 1–2022
Nov. 24–26   Holiday (Thanksgiving)
Dec. 5   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Dec. 17   Last day for admissions eligibilty for Fall 2–2021
Dec. 18   Fall Commencement Exercises  
Dec. 19   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Spring 1 – 2022

Oct. 14   First day to register for Spring 1–2022
Nov. 19   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 1–2022
Dec. 30   First day to register for Spring 2–2022
Jan. 5   Last day to register and confirm payment for Spring 1–2025
Jan. 10   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Jan. 16   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
Jan. 17   Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
Feb. 11   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2–2022
Feb. 20   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
March 4   Last day for admissions eligibility for Spring 1–2022
March 6   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Spring 2 – 2022

Dec. 30   First day to register for Spring 2–2022
Feb. 11   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2–2022
Feb. 24   First day to register for Summer 1–2022
March 2   Last day to register and confirm payment for Spring 2–2022
March 7   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
March 11   Holiday (Spring Break)
March 13   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
April 8   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 1–2022
April 17   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
April 29   Last day for admissions eligibility for Spring 2–2022
May 1   Last day of classes (Sunday)
May 7   Spring Commencement Exercises

Summer 1 - 2022

Feb. 24   First day to register for Summer 1–2022
April 8   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 1–2022
April 21   First day to register for Summer 2–2022
April 27   Last day to register and confirm payment for Summer 1–2022
May 2   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
May 8   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
May 30   Holiday (Memorial Day)
June 3   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 2–2022
June 12   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
June 24   Last day for admissions eligibility for Summer 1–2022
June 2   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Summer 2–2022

April 21   First day to register for Summer 2–2022
June 3   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 2–2022
June 23   First day to register for Fall 1–2022
June 29   Last day to register and confirm payment for Summer 2–2022
July 4   Holiday (Independence Day, observed)
July 4   CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
July 10   Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
July 30   Summer Commencement Exercises (Saturday)
Aug. 5   Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 1–2022
Aug. 14   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Aug. 26   Last day for admissions eligibility for Summer 2–2022
Aug. 28   Last day of classes (Sunday)