National Student Exchange (NSE)

NSE Academic Calendar


*Note: Plan A Students - A payment plan for multiple tuition payment installments will be available prior to the semester start date

FALL SEMESTER 2016 (Tentative Dates!)

April - August 5

NSE Fall 2016 Registration (online)

August 5

Online Registration must be finalized; Manual NSE Tuition waivers will be processed

August 18

Early Housing check-in for NSE students (11AM-4PM)

August 19

NSE Orientation (Required!)
Office of Study Abroad Orientation/ISSS for Canadian NSE students only (@2PM, Modesto A Maidique Campus)

August 20-22

Official Housing check-in (9AM-4PM)

August 21

Last day to register w/out incurring a $100 late fee

August 22

Classes begin

August 29

Drop/Add period ends; last day to drop courses or withdraw from the University without incurring a financial liability

August 30*

Last day to pay tuition
*A payment plan for multiple tuition payment installments will be available prior to the semester start date (sign up via myFIU student account)

August 31

$100 late payment fee assessed if full tuition payment not made

September 5

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed)

September 16

Last day to withdraw (all courses) from the University with a 25% refund of tuition

October 31

Deadline to drop a course with a DR grade
Deadline to withdraw from the University with a WI grade

November 11

Veteran's Day Holiday (University Closed)

November 24-25

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed)
No Saturday classes

December 5-10

Final Week of the semester - modified class schedules

December 10

On-campus exams for on-line courses

December 15

Grade reports available to students by web

December 24-25

Winter Break (University Closed)

December 31-January 1

Winter Break (University Closed)

*Note: Plan A Students - A payment plan for multiple tuition payment installments will be available towards the end of the Fall semester, prior to the semester start date

SPRING SEMESTER 2017 (Tentative Dates!)

November - December

NSE Spring 2017 Registration (online)

December 5

Online Registration must be finalized; Manual NSE Tuition waivers will be processed

January 7 - 9

Official Housing check-in (9AM - 5PM)

January 8

Last day to register w/out incurring a $100 late fee

January 9

Classes Begin

January 9*

NSE Orientation (Modesto A Maidique Campus only)
*Newly arriving Canadian-Students must attend an additional orientation with the Office of Study Abroad Orientation/ISSS

January 10*

NSE Orientation (Biscayne Bay Campus only)

January 16

Martin Luther King Holiday (University Closed)

January 18

Spring Semester Payment Due Date (Plan-A NSE Students)

March 13-18

Spring Break

April 24-29

Finals week

April 29

End of Term