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FALL 2016                                                                                                                    

August 22 - 26 New Student Orientation
August 26 Last day to Waitlist fall classes
August 29 First day of fall semester
Aug 29 - Sep 2 Late registration (add/drop)
September 2 Last day to add/drop classes in person (Registrar's Office closes at 4:45pm)
September 4 Last day to add/drop classes in MyFIT (online system closes at 11:00pm)
September 5 Labor Day - College closed
 September 6 Online certification rosters available to faculty
 September 16  Last day to withdraw from fall classes with a partial refund
 September 26  Last day to submit online certification rosters
 Sept 26 - 30  Make-up examination period for spring 2016 incomplete grades
        Sep 26  Related area exams
        Sep 27  Major course exams
        Sep 28  American History, History of Art, Philosophy, Social Science exams
       Sep 29  English and Modern Language exams
       Sep 30  Science and Math exams
 September 27  Census date
 October 3 - 4  Rosh Hashanah - College closed 
 October 11  Yom Kippur - No evening classes (classes suspend at 4pm)
 October 12  Yom Kippur - College closed 
October 27  Winter 2017 registration begins
Oct 31 - Nov 4  Spring priority registration begins for degree-seeking students
November 14  Spring registration begins for non-degree students
November 24 - 27  Thanksgiving Recess - College closed 
November 28  Last day to withdraw from fall classes with a WD grade
December 1  Graduation application priority deadline for May/August 2017 applicants
December 12  Final grade rosters for fall available to faculty
December 13  Registration begins for newly admitted spring students
December 13  Last Tuesday day classes
December 14  Last day for all Wednesday classes
December 15  Last day for all Thursday classes 
December 16  Last day for all Friday classes
December 17  Last day for Saturday classes
December 18  Last day for all Sunday classes
December 19  Last day for all Monday classes
December 20  Last Tuesday evening classes
December 20  Last day of fall semester
January 3  Last day for faculty to submit final grade rosters for fall

FIT will be closed December 23, 2016 through January 2, 2017.

 WINTER 2017                                                                                                          

January 3             First day of winter session
January 3, 4 Late registration (add/drop)
January 5 Online certification rosters available to faculty
January 5 Last day to withdraw from winter classes with a partial refund
January 9 Last day to withdraw from winter classes with a WD grade
January 9 Last day to submit online certification rosters
January 10 Census date
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr Day - College closed
January 17  Final grade rosters for winter available to faculty
January 19  Last day of winter session 
January 23 Last day for faculty to submit final grades for winter

SPRING 2017                                                                                                            

January 25 - 27     New Student Orientation
January 26 Spring Convocation
January 27  Last day to Waitlist spring classes
January 30  First day of spring semester
Jan 30 - Feb 3 Late registration (add/drop)
February 3  Last day to add/drop classes in person (Registrar's Office closes at 4:45pm)
February 5 Last day to add/drop classes in MyFIT (online system closes at 11:00pm)
February 8  Online certification rosters available to faculty 
February 17  Last day to withdraw from spring classes with a partial refund
February 20 Presidents Day - College closed 
February 28  Last day to submit online certification rosters
March 1*  Census date 
March 6 - 10  Make-up examination period for fall 2016 incomplete grades 
      March 6 Related area exams 
      March 7 Major course exams 
      March 8  American History, History of Art, Philosophy, Social Science exams
      March 9  English and Modern Language exams
      March 10  Science and Mathematics exams
 March 30  Summer 2017 registration begins
 March 31  Graduation application must be received for name to be listed in Commencement book
 April 3 - 7   Fall priority registration begins for current degree-seeking students
 April 10 - 16  Spring Recess - Classes are not in session
 April 14  Good Friday - College closed
 April 17  Fall registration begins for non-degree students and readmitted degree students 
 May 1  Graduation application priority deadline for Dec 2017 & Jan 2018 applicants
 May 5  Last day to withdraw from spring classes with a WD grade
 May 15  Final grade rosters for spring available to faculty
 May 22  Last day of spring semester
 May 24  Last day for faculty to submit final grades for spring
 May 25 Commencement
May 29 Memorial Day - College closed

SUMMER 2017                                                                                                          

May 30                 First day of Summer 1 session
May 30, 31 Late registration (add/drop) for Summer 1
May 31 Fall 2017 registration begins for newly admitted 1-Yr AAS & Bachelor students
June 1 Fall 2017 registration begins for newly admitted 2-Yr AAS students
June 1 Summer 1 online certification rosters available to faculty
June 1 Last day to withdraw from Summer 1 with a partial refund
June 6 Last day to withdraw from Summer 1 classes with a WD grade
June 6 Last day to submit online certification rosters for Summer 1
June 7  Census date for Summer 1
June 28 Final grade rosters open for Summer 1 
July 3 Last day of Summer 1 session
July 4 Independence Day - College closed
July 5 First day of Summer 2 session
July 5, 6 Late registration (add/drop) for Summer 2
 July 6 Last day to submit final grade rosters for Summer 1
 July 10 Summer 2 online certification rosters available to faculty
July 10  Last day to withdraw from Summer 2 with a partial refund
July 12  Last day to withdraw from Summer 2 classes with a WD grade
 July 12 Last day to submit online certification rosters for Summer 2
 July 13 Census date for Summer 2
 July 27 Final grade roster open for Summer 2
August 1 Last day of Summer 2 session 
August 3  Last day to submit final grade rosters for Sumer 2

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Census date changed due to college closing on 2/9/17

2016 - 2017 BOX CALENDARS

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