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Term Information

Fall 2016

Official - Last Updated on 06/13/2016


Colleges submit Course Schedules for Fall 2016 to RegistrarMonday, 19 October 2015
Canvas course creation beginsTuesday, 01 March 2016
Web Registration begins for Degree Students for Fall 2016 [1]Monday, 21 March 2016
Faculty Textbook Order Deadline for Fall 2016Friday, 15 April 2016
First day to Apply for 2016 Fall GraduationWednesday, 01 June 2016
Post Baccalaureate Non-Degree Registration Begins for Fall 2016Monday, 20 June 2016
Deadline for Requests for Reinstatement after Academic Dismissal Deadline for Fall 2016Friday, 24 June 2016
Non-Degree Registration Begins for Fall 2016 [1]Monday, 25 July 2016
Last Day to Mail Payment for Fall 2016Friday, 29 July 2016
Last Day to Register in Waitlist ModeTuesday, 16 August 2016
State Employee Registration Begins for Fall 2016 [2]Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Late Registration Begins for Fall 2016 (late fee assessment begins)Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Faculty to confirm students' academic activity in each class using CanvasWednesday, 17 August 2016 - Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Classes Begin for Fall 2016Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Registration for Senior Citizens for Fall 2016 (Audit mode only-no late fee)Thursday, 18 August 2016
Term Waitlists Shut Down at 5 p.m.Friday, 19 August 2016
Saturday Classes Begin for Fall 2016Saturday, 20 August 2016
Late Registration, Drop/Add and Change to Audit Ends for Fall 2016 at 5 p.m.Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Payment Deadline 5:00 pm for Fall 2016 (late fee assessed after this time)Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw via Gulfline for Fall 2016 (100% Refund)Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Residency Reclassification for Tuition Deadline for Fall 2016, 5:00 pmTuesday, 23 August 2016
Deadline to submit Fee Waivers (F.S. 1009.26) and Fee Exemptions (F.S. 1009.25) for Fall 2016Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Cancellation for Non-Payment Begins for Fall 2016Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Last Day to Apply for Fall 2016 Graduation, No Exceptions Friday, 26 August 2016
Labor Day Observed (no classes)Monday, 05 September 2016
Fall 2016 Commencement RSVP begins via GULFLINETuesday, 06 September 2016
MUST Withdraw from ALL CLASSES to Receive a 25% Refund for Fall 2016Tuesday, 13 September 2016
Reinstatement with Full Payment for Fall 2016; Deadline 5:00 p.m.Friday, 23 September 2016
Last day to RSVP for Fall 2016 CommencementMonday, 26 September 2016
Faculty start Student Assessment of Instruction (SAI) process in their classes for Fall 2016Monday, 31 October 2016
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without Academic Penalty for Fall 2016Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Fall 2016 Commencement Ticket Distribution beginsMonday, 07 November 2016
Fall 2016 Graduating Student Survey OpensMonday, 07 November 2016
Veteran's Day Observed (no classes)Friday, 11 November 2016
Last Day to Submit Service Learning Hours for Fall 2016 (for graduating seniors)Friday, 18 November 2016
Study Day (no classes)Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Thanksgiving Observed (no classes)Thursday, 24 November 2016 - Saturday, 26 November 2016
Last Day of ClassesSaturday, 03 December 2016
Last day to administer SAI for Fall 2016Saturday, 03 December 2016
Finals Begin for Fall 2016Monday, 05 December 2016
Finals End for Fall 2016Friday, 09 December 2016
Last Day of the SemesterFriday, 09 December 2016
Last Day to Apply for Grade Forgiveness for Fall 2016 [3]Friday, 09 December 2016
Last Day to Pick Up Fall 2016 Commencement TicketsFriday, 09 December 2016
Fall 2016 CommencementSunday, 11 December 2016
Grades Due from Faculty by Noon for Fall 2016Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Fall 2016 Graduating Student Survey EndsFriday, 06 January 2017

1.For priority group registration dates, go to Eagle Registration: FGCU Employees using Tuition Vouchers can use Eagle Registration according to their priority group.
2.State Tuition Waivers may be presented to the Office of the Registrar during this period without late registration fees.
3.Last day for undergraduate seniors to submit Grade Forgiveness forms if applying for graduation - see academic advisor for details.

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