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 2019


November 19, 2019, 7:30 PM – Tallahassee Swing Band in Tallahassee. at the American Legion. $6 Admission.

November 27-November 30, 2019- Thanksgiving Day Holiday. No classes.

November 28, 2019- Tallahassee Turkey Trot

November 30, 2019 – Football FSU vs UF Gators @ UF


December 6, 2019- Last day of classes.

December 7, 2019  – Winter Festival ‑ Celebration of Lights located at LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival, 125 N Gadsden St.

December 9-December 13, 2019- Final Exam Week.

December 12,  2019 – A Christmas Carol. 8 PM, located at Theatre Tallahassee

December 13, 2019-Semester Ends

December 13-14, 2019 – Graduation

December 14, 2019- Residence halls close at noon

December 17, 2019- Online grades are due by 4:00 pm.

December 18, 2019- Grades available online.

Calendar 2020


January 1, 2020: Spring/Summer Health Insurance coverage begins

January 2, 2020: Deadline to downgrade meal plan for Spring semester

January 3, 2020: Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m

January 4, 2020: Last day to file for a change in residency status.

January 5-10, 2020: Drop/Add. (Includes Law School) Begins at 12:00 a.m. on Jan. 5 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 10.

January 7, 2020: Early Disbursement Financial Aid available from federal, private, and institutional aid via EFT. Please note that deposit processing time varies by bank and some banks might take an extra business day or two to make your direct deposit available to you.

January 7, 2020: Classes begin

January 9, 2020: Part-Time Job Fair at the OGLESBY UNION BALLROOMS from 10 A.M. – 2 P.M.

January 14, 2020: Open enrollment for Spring-Summer Health Insurance ends

January 14-January 25, 2020: Spring 2019 Graduation application period

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

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


January 21, 2020: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No classes and University administrative offices closed

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.

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

January 25, 2020 – 2nd Annual Tallahassee Beer Festiva

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


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 11, 2020: Registration for Summer and Fall 2019 begins

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

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

APRIL 2020

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 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 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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