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2024-2025 Florida Tech Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Florida Tech Catalog

Academic Calendars


Melbourne Campus and Education Centers

Calendars are subject to change. For updated information see the online academic calendars

Fall 2024

Mar 15   Last day to petition to graduate for fall semester 2024 without a late fee
Apr 7   Registration for Melbourne campus and education centers begins at 8 p.m.
Aug 12   Tuition and fees due for fall semester 2024
Aug 19   Classes begin (Monday)
Aug 19   Last day for Melbourne campus returning students to register for fall semester 2024 without late registration fee of $150
Aug 28   Last day to register, add a class or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W (Wednesday noon)
Aug 30   Re-petition deadline for fall semester 2024 (for students who had petitioned for spring/summer semester 2024)
Sep 2   Holiday (Labor Day) (no classes)
Sep 6   Last day to petition to graduate for spring semester 2025 without a late fee
Sep 27   Termination of F-1 immigration status deadline
Oct 4   Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
Oct 14   Holiday (Columbus Day) (no classes)
Oct 14-15   Fall break (no classes)
Oct 25   Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
Nov 3   Registration for Melbourne campus and education centers spring semester 2025 begins (8 p.m.)
Nov 11   Holiday (Veterans Day) (no classes)
Nov 27-29   Holiday (Thanksgiving) (no classes)
Dec 2   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for fall 2024 commencement
Dec 6   Last day of classes
Dec 9   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
Dec 9-13   Final exams
Dec 14   Fall commencement exercises

Spring 2025

Sep 6   Last day to petition to graduate for spring 2025
Jan 2   Tuition and fees due for spring semester 2025
Jan 13   Classes begin (Monday)
Jan 13   Last day for Melbourne campus returning students to register for spring semester 2025 without late registration fee of $150
Jan 20   Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) (no classes)
Jan 22   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 24   Re-petition deadline for spring semester 2025 (for students who had petitioned for fall semester 2024)
Jan 31   Last day to petition to graduate for summer term 2025 without a late fee
Feb 3   Registration for Melbourne campus and education centers summer term 2025 begins
Feb 21   Termination of F-1 immigration status deadline
Feb 28   Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
Mar 14   Last day to petition to graduate for fall semester 2025 without a late fee
Mar 17-21   Spring break (no classes)
Mar 28   Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
Apr 6   Registration for Melbourne campus and education center fall semester 2025 begins
Apr 21   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for spring 2025 commencement
Apr 30   Last day of classes
May 1-2   Study days (no classes)
May 5   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
May 5-9   Final exams
May 10   Spring commencement exercises

Summer 2025

May 12   Tuition and fees due for summer term 2025
May 19   First day of classes, 6-, 8- and 11-week* terms
May 23   Last day to register, add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W, 8- and 11-week terms
May 26   Holiday (Memorial Day) (no classes)
May 30   Re-petition deadline for summer term 2025 (for students who had petitioned for spring semester 2025)
Jun 19   Juneteenth (no classes)
Jun 27   Last day of classes, first 6-week term
Jun 27   Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W, 8- and 11-week terms
Jul 4   Holiday (Independence Day) (no classes)
Jul 11   Last day of 8-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
Jul 14   Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for summer 2025
Jul 21   Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
Aug 1   Last day of 11-week classes (final exam on last scheduled class day)
Aug 2   Summer graduation (no commencement ceremony)

*Education centers use the 11-week term only.

Florida Tech Online

Calendars are subject to change. For updated information see the online academic calendar

Fall 1 – 2024

Jun 20   First day to register for fall 1 and 2 – 2024
Aug 2   Last day to petition to graduate for fall 1 – 2024
Aug 21   Last day to register and confirm payment for fall 1 – 2024 
Aug 26   Classes begin (Monday)
Sep 1   Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Sep 2   Holiday (Labor Day)
Sep 27   Last day to petition to graduate for fall 2 – 2024
Oct 6   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Oct 14   Holiday (Columbus Day)
Oct 18   Last day for admissions eligibility for fall 2 – 2024
Oct 20   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Fall 2 - 2024

Jun 20   First day to register for fall 2 – 2024
Sep 27   Last day to petition to graduate for fall 2 – 2024
Nov 3   First day to register for spring 1 and 2 – 2025
Oct 16   Last day to register and confirm payment for fall 2 – 2024
Oct 21   Classes begin (Monday)
Oct 27   Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Nov 11   Holiday (Veterans Day)
Nov 22   Last day to petition to graduate for spring 1 – 2025
Nov 27   Holiday (Wednesday, Thanksgiving)
Nov 28   Holiday (Thursday, Thanksgiving)
Nov 29   Holiday (Friday, Thanksgiving)
Dec 1   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Dec 14   Fall commencement exercises (Saturday)
Dec 15   Last day of classes (Sunday)

Spring 1 – 2025

Nov 3   First day to register for spring 1 and 2 – 2025
Nov 22   Last day to petition to graduate for spring 1 – 2025
Jan 8   Last day to register and confirm payment for spring 1 – 2025
Jan 13   Classes begin (Monday)
Jan 19   Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Jan 20   Holiday (Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
Feb 7   Last day to petition to graduate for spring 2 – 2025
Feb 23   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Mar 5   Last day for admissions eligibility for spring 2 – 2025
Mar 9   Last day of classes

Spring 2 – 2025

Nov 3   First day to register for spring 2 – 2025
Feb 3   First day to register for summer 2025
Feb 14   Last day to petition to graduate for spring 2 – 2025
Feb 28   Last day to register and confirm payment for spring 2 – 2025 
Mar 17   Classes begin (Monday)
Mar 21   Holiday (Friday, spring break)
Mar 23   Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
Apr 25   Last day to petition to graduate for summer 2025
Apr 27   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
May 11   Last day of classes (Sunday)
May 10   Spring commencement exercises (Saturday)
May 14   Last day for admissions eligibility for summer 2025

Summer - 2025

Feb 3   First day to register for summer 2025
Apr 6   First day to register for fall 1 and 2, 2025
Apr 25   Last day to petition to graduate for summer 1, 2025
May 14   Last day to register and confirm payment for summer 1, 2025 
May 19   Classes begin (Monday)
May 25   Last day to withdraw from a class with full refund
May 26   Holiday (Monday, Memorial Day)
Jun 29   Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Jul 13   Last day of classes (Sunday)
Jul 25   Last day to petition to graduate for fall 1, 2025
Aug 3   Summer graduation (no commencement ceremony)
Aug 13   Last day for admissions eligibility for fall 1, 2025