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Term Information

Spring - Session A (1st 8 Weeks) 2021

Official - Last Updated on 7/15/2020


Faculty textbook order deadline - Spring 2021 (Session A)Thursday, 15 October 2020
Requests for Reinstatement after Academic Dismissal Deadline - Spring 2021 (Session A)Friday, 13 November 2020
Last Day to Apply Graduation (No Exceptions) - Spring 2021 (Session A) [2]Friday, 11 December 2020
Last Day to Register in Waitlist Mode - Spring 2021 (Session A)Sunday, 10 January 2021
Classes Begin - Spring 2021 (Session A) [1]Monday, 11 January 2021
Term Waitlists Shut Down at 5 pm - Spring 2021 (Session A)Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Late Registration, Drop/Add and Change to Audit Ends at 5 p.m. - Spring 2021 (Session A)Friday, 15 January 2021
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw via GULFLINE (100% Refund) Ends at 5 p.m. - Spring 2021 (Session A)Friday, 15 January 2021
Payment Deadline, Late Payment Begins after 5 p.m. - Spring 2021 (Session A)Friday, 15 January 2021
Deadline to submit Fee Waivers (F.S. 1009.26) and Fee Exemptions (F.S. 1009.25) - Spring 2021 (Session A)Friday, 15 January 2021
Martin Luther King Holiday Observed (no classes) - Spring 2021 (Session A)Monday, 18 January 2021
Cancellation for Non-Payment Begins - Spring 2021 (Session A)Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without Academic Penalty ; Deadline at 5 pm - Spring 2021 (Session A) - (if within 3/2 Withdrawal Rule, see note #4 [3]Friday, 19 February 2021
Last Day of Classes - Spring 2021 (Session A)Monday, 08 March 2021
Last Day to Submit Service Learning Hours (for graduating seniors) - Spring 2021 (Session A)Monday, 05 April 2021
Last Day to Apply for Grade Forgiveness - Spring 2021 (Session A) [2]Friday, 30 April 2021
Grades Due from Faculty by Noon - Spring 2021 (Session A)Tuesday, 04 May 2021

1.For priority group registration dates, go to Eagle Registration: FGCU Employees using Tuition Vouchers can use Eagle Registration according to their priority group.
2.Last day for undergraduate seniors to submit Grade Forgiveness forms if applying for graduation - see academic advisor for details.
3.For more details on the 3/2 Withdrawal Rule, go to

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