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Academic Calendar

  FALL 2015                                                                                                                                   

August 24 - 28 Orientation, Advisement & Registration
August 31
First day of classes
Aug 31 - Sep 4 Late registration (add/drop). See fees
September 2
Waitlist closed for Fall 2015 classes
September 4 Last day to add/drop courses in person at Registrar
September 6
Last day to add/drop courses online through MyFIT
September 7 Labor Day - College closed
September 8 Online certification rosters available in MyFIT
September 18 Last day to withdraw from fall courses with a partial refund
September 28 Last day to submit online certification rosters
October 2 Census date
September 14 - 15
Rosh Hashanah - College closed
September 22
Yom Kippur - No evening classes (sections include letter & number)
September 23 Yom Kippur - College closed
October 5 - 9
Make-up examination period for Spring 2015 incomplete grades
   October 5
      Related area
   October 6
      Major courses
   October 7
      American History, History of Art, Philosophy, Social Sciences
   October 8
      English and Modern Languages
   October 9
      Science and Mathematics
October 29 Winter registration begins
November 2 - 6
Spring 2016 priority registration begins for degree-seeking students
November 9 Spring 2016 registration begins for non-degree students
November 26 - 29
Thanksgiving Recess – College closed
November 30
Last day to withdraw from classes with a WD grade
December 1 Graduation Application priority deadline for May and August 2016 graduates
December 14
Final grade rosters open for fall
December 15
Registration for newly admitted Spring 2016 students
December 15
Last day for Tuesday day classes
December 16
Last day for all Wednesday classes
December 17 Last day for all Thursday classes
December 18
Last day for all Friday classes
December 19
Last day for all Saturday classes
December 20
Last day for all Sunday classes
December 21
Last day for all Monday classes
December 22
Last day for Tuesday evening classes
December 23
Waitlist closed for Winter 2016 classes
January 5 Last day to submit final grades for fall
FIT will be closed December 24, 2015 through January 3, 2016.

WINTER 2016                                                                                                                                     

January 4 First day of classes
January 4, 5
Late registration (add/drop). See fees
January 5
Online certification rosters available in MyFIT
January 6
Last day to withdraw from winter courses with a partial refund
January 7
Last day to submit online certification rosters
January 8
Census date
January 8
Last day to withdraw from courses with a WD grade
January 15
Final grade rosters for winter available
January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – College closed
January 20
Last day of winter semester. 
January 22
Last day to submit final grades for winter

  SPRING 2016                                                                                                                                        

January 21, 22
Orientation, Advisement and Registration
January 25 First day of classes
January 27
Waitlist closed for Spring 2016 classes
January 25 - 29 Late registration (add/drop). See fees
January 29
Last day to add/drop courses in person at the Registrar
January 31
Last day to add/drop courses online through MyFIT
February 8
Online certification rosters available in MyFIT
February 12 Last day to withdraw from spring courses with a partial refund
February 15 President’s Day – College closed
February 19 Last day to submit online certification rosters
February 23
Census date
Feb 29  - March 4
Make-up examination period for Fall 2015 incomplete grades
   February 29      Related area
   March 1
     Major courses
   March 2
     American History, History of Art, Philosophy, Social Sciences
   March 3
     English and Modern Languages
   March 4
     Science and Mathematics
March 21 - 27
Spring Recess
March 25
Good Friday – College closed
March 31
Summer registration begins
March 31 Graduation application must be received for name to be listed in Commencement book
April 4 - 8
Fall 2016 priority registration for degree-seeking students
April 11 Fall 2016 registration begins for non-degree students
April 22
Passover - No classes
April 29
Last day to withdraw from courses with a WD grade
May 1 Graduation Application priority deadline for Dec 2016 and Jan 2017 graduates
May 9
Final grade rosters for spring available
May 10
Last day for all Tuesday classes
May 11
Last day for all Wednesday classes
May 12
Last day for all Thursday classes
May 14
Last day for all Saturday classes
May 15
Last day for all Sunday classes
May 16
Last day for all Monday classes
May 17 Friday classes meet - Last day for all Friday classes
May 19
Commencement
May 20 Last day to submit final grades for spring

  SUMMER 2016                                                                                                                                      

May 30
Memorial Day - College closed
May 31 First day of Summer 1 session
May 31, June 1
Late registration for Summer 1 (add/drop). See fees
May 31
Fall 2016 registration begins for newly admitted 1-Yr AAS & Bachelor students
June 1
Fall 2016 registration begins for newly admitted 2-Yr AAS students
June 2
Last day to withdraw from Summer 1 with a partial refund
June 9
Last day to withdraw from Summer 1 day courses with a WD grade
June 28
First day of Summer 2 session
June 28, 29
Late registration for Summer 2 (add/drop).
June 30
Last day to withdraw from Summer 2 with a partial refund
July 4 Independence Day - College closed
July 6
Last day to withdraw from Summer 2 courses with a WD grade
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2015 - 2016 BOX CALENDARS



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