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New Student Advisement

Congratulations and welcome to the FIT community!

The Academic Advisement Center is looking forward to getting to know you and having the opportunity to work with you during your academic career.

Advisement for all new 2-Year AAS students will begin on Saturday, May 9, 2015.
Registration will begin on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

Advisement for all new 1-Year AAS and BS/BFA students will begin on Monday, May 11, 2015.
Registration will begin on Tuesday, May 27, 2015.


Appointments can be made using our online appointment system (using your FIT e-mail credentials) to meet with an academic advisor. In addition to in-person appointments, we are also available to have an online or telephone advisement session with you. Please refer to the specific instructions on the appointment page if you are interested in online or telephone sessions. Appointments are made on Eastern Standard Time so please account for the time difference when scheduling an appointment.

The information on the following page for recently accepted students will provide you with what you need to know and the steps you need to take to prepare for your arrival on campus. You can also expect to receive separate communications this summer about a host of items, including academic advisement, course registration and New Student Orientation.

The team at the Academic Advisement Center wishes you and your family a terrific summer and we look forward to meeting with you.


Important Dates:

May 1 May 30  Walk-in service hours will not be available for the entire month of May. We kindly ask to schedule your appointment before you decide to visit the Academic Advisement Center. 

May 9 Academic Advisement by appointment only will begin for all new 2-year AAS students.

May 11 Academic Advisement by appointment only will begin for all new 1-year AAS and BS/BFA students.

May 26 Online course registration will begin for all new 1-year AAS and BS/BFA students

May 27   Online course registration will begin for all new 2-year AAS students

FIT will be closed on the following Fridays during Summer 2015: June: 5, 12, 19, 26; July: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; August 7, 14


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