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RESTART FALL 2020: FIT has developed a plan for fall campus operations, teaching, and learning.   Read the details of our plans here.

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Academic Advisement Center

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Academic Advisement Center Information

Beginning Monday, March 16, all advisement will take place online. For information about making online appointments, visit our Make an Appointment page.  More information is forthcoming regarding fall 2020 semester plans. Please check back soon. Visit fitnyc.edu/restart for the most recent developments.

Please send all inquiries to [email protected]

advisement center group photo 2019FIT's Academic Advisement Center is here to help with all types of academic questions in order to make your academic experience as smooth and rewarding as possible. We embrace a holistic, developmental approach to student success, recognizing your dynamic, creative, career-oriented spirit. Our goal is to build strong partnerships with you, your faculty, and other administrative offices to support you through every stage of your academic life at FIT.


  • We are excited to introduce our Academic Advisement Newsletter! Each semester you will find it filled with bits of useful information and will highlight various academic resources on campus. Our newsletter is one more way we can provide you with useful information as a member of the FIT community. Of course, this newsletter will never replace the personalized advice you get from our knowledgeable and friendly advisors! Please schedule an appointment today!
  • Beginning March 16, advisement will be by online appointment only. 
  • Face-to-face Summer 2020 courses will now be taught remotely.
  • Walk-in Hours are not currently available. 

Reminder:  Please check your FIT email account often for important updates. (How to Sign Into Your FIT Email Account)

Important Dates

August 24 - 28 New Student Orientation
August 31 First day of Fall 2020 term
Aug 31 - Sept 6  Late registration (add/drop) week for fall term
September 6 Last day to add/drop fall classes in MyFIT (online system closes at 11:30pm)
September 7 Last day to add/drop fall classes in MyFIT (online system closes at 11:30pm)
September 18 Last day to withdraw from fall classes with a partial refund (25%)
September 18 Rosh Hashanah - No evening classes (classes suspend at 4PM)
September 19, 20 Rosh Hashanah - College closed
September 27  Yom Kippur - No evening classes (classes suspend at 4PM)
September 28 Yom Kippur - College closed

Please view the Academic Calendar for additional important dates.