Calendar of Events and Important Dates for FSU

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Calendar of Events and Important Dates for FSU

Here is where you can find our curated calendar list of events and important dates for students and parents of Florida State University.  We can’t list everything so here is the official FSU calendar of events. Bookmark this page so you can have all the dates in an easy to follow calendar format.

Calendar 2020


January 15, 2019: First day to apply for financial aid deferments and delayed delivery loans

January 15, 2020 – MLK Jr Week | Market Wednesday: MLK Birthday Celebration. 10:00 AM at Oglesby Union Moore Auditorium 

Jan 16, 2020 – MLK Jr Week | MLK Week Celebratory Brain Bowl. 6:00 PM at Black Student Union 

January 17, 2020 – Rent due for dorms

January 17, 2020 – The CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’s Ovo, Donald J. Tucker Civic Center

January 18, 2020 -Meal plan for spring 2020 dining plan due

January 18, 2020 – House Garden Block Party at Potbelly’s

January 20, 2020 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No classes and University administrative offices closed

January 21, 2020 – An Evening With Karamo Brown, Ruby Diamond Concert Halle

January 22, 2020 – Resume Cafe, 9 am – 1 pm, DSC – Career Center Library, 1st floor

January 23, 2020- Seminole Futures All Majors Career & Internship Fair at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center from 9 A.M. – 12 P.M. AND 1 – 4 P.M., free professional headshots available

January 23, 2020- Seminole Suit Up, JC Penny, shop for interview clothes, 6:30 pm

January 25, 2020: Last day to apply for Spring 2019 Graduation

January 25, 2020 – 2nd Annual Tallahassee Beer Festival

January 28, 2020- STEM Career & Internship Fair at FAMU-FSU College of Engineering from 9 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.


February 1 – March 13, 2020 – Cap & Gown Ordering

February 3rd – 5th, 2020 – Grad Fair

February 22, 2020: End of the seventh week of the semester. Last day to submit a form requesting S/U grading or to change S/U option back to regular grade. Last day to reduce course load without permission of the academic dean. Dean’s permission required to drop below twelve semester hours. Last day to drop a course without receiving a grade. Last day to withdraw from school without receiving a grade. Financial Aid deferments expire. Final payment for installment contracts due. Last day for doctoral students to take and pass their preliminary examination in order to add or convert dissertation hours for the current semester. Last day to petition to reinstate class schedule canceled for nonpayment of tuition.

February 27, 2020 –  Health Professions Career Fair at the Oglesby Union Ballrooms from 12:30 — 3:00 PM

MARCH 2020

March 4, 2020: Summer and Fall 2019 course listings available on Course lookup system

March 8 – 9, 2020 – Dance Marathon

March 11, 2020: Registration for Summer and Fall 2019 begins

March 13, 2020 – deadline to order cap and gown without a late fee

March 14-March 22, 2020: Spring Break. Residence Halls close Mar. 14, 2020 at noon. Residence Halls reopen Mar. 22, 2020 at noon.

March 23, 2020 – Classes resume after Spring Break

March 26, 2020 – Government & Social Services Career Fair at the Oglesby Union Ballrooms from  12 P.M. – 4 P.M

APRIL 2020

 April 1, 2020 –  Scholarship Application Due for Fall 2020 Study Abroad Programs

April 18, 2020: 5 pm, Spring Football game

April 18th, 2020 –  Doak After Dark

April 24 -25th, 2020 – Cap and Gown pick up, 9 am – 4 pm

April 26, 2020: Last Day of Classes. Last day to submit ServScript hours online. Last day to petition Academic Dean for a reduction in course load (requires documentation of University-approved extenuating circumstances). Last day to withdraw from the University. Last day to apply for an AA Degree at the Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCA 3400. Veterans’ Deferments Expire. Full tuition payment must be received to avoid a late payment fee.

April 29-May 3, 2020: Final Exam Week.

MAY 2020

May 1 -2, 2020: Commencement: Civic Center, visit http://registrar.fsu.edu/graduation/seating to view the ceremony schedule.

May 2, 2020: Halls close at noon.

May 3, 2020: Diplomas dated this date. Residence halls close at noon.

May 7, 2020: Online grades due by 4:00 p.m.

May 8, 2020: Grades available online

May 27, 2020: Memorial Day Observed. University Closed.


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