All residents must vacate residence halls by 9am on the day following their last final exam or by 5pm on the residence hall closing date listed on the Residential Life Calendar.
Checking out is easy! Go to the "Express Check Out" station in the lobby of your building (see signs in lobby) and follow the prompts on the screen. Kaufman residents: turn in your key card to the drop box outside the Residential Life Office.
Late Check Out Fine
You will be fined $100 per day if you don't check out by the posted closing date or dismissal/withdrawal date. If you are dismissed or withdraw you must remove all of your belongings and any remaining items will be discarded. Additional charges and sanctions may apply.
If you are a fall residents remaining in your hall for the spring semester, you may leave belongings in your room over the break period at your own risk. You will NOT have access to your items and FIT is not be responsible for missing or damaged items. PLEASE BE AWARE VARIOUS MAINTENANCE PROJECTS WILL OCCUR DURING THE WINTER BREAK. DESIGNATED ROOMS WILL BE ENTERED AND WORK COMPLETED TO INSURE CONTINUED UPKEEP OF BUILDINGS. See Personal Property Insurance.
Residents should review their final exam schedule before purchasing/reserving return tickets for end of semester hall closing.
There is no overnight visitation during opening, closing, and final exam periods (no exceptions). Please see the Residential Life Calendar for dates.
For residents withdrawing from the halls, please see our withdrawal and refund information.