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 Orientation Schedule

August 18-20

  • Orientation: New Students

August 19-20

  • Orientation: Transfer Students

Tuesday, August 21

  • Classes begin 8:00 AM
  • Blast Off annual student involvement fair, 8pm-10pm, Jenkins

Wednesday, August 22

  • Meet the Trainiers, meet & sign up for your personal trainer, Breezeway by the Cafeteria, 10am-12pm
  • Rogers BLock Party, learn about all the resources and departments that are available to you in the Rogers Building., Rogers/Simmons, 5pm -8pm,

Thursday, August 23

  • Meet the Greeks, meet members from all 14 fraternities and sororities, MGG or Thrift, 5pm -7pm
  • Community Living Outdoor Fest, an evening filled with Gelati Joe's, giveaways, and yard games!, Badcock (Rain location: Snake Pit) 6pm-8pm
  • GX Glow N Flow, Come get a glow stick and try glow Zumba and glow yoga!, Wellness Center, 7pm-9pm

Friday, August 24

  • SGA Meet & Greet, Come meet your 2018-2018 SGA Executive Board!, Buckstop, 11am-1pm
  • ACE Presents: FREE DAPS, Join ACE (the Association of Campus Entertainment) at their first event of the semester., Bandshell (rain location: Thrift), 8pm

Saturday, August 25

  • Waterfront Party, explore the Moc Dock and all that the lakefront has to offer. Moc Dock, 12pm-3pm
  • Discover FL: Orlando Pride, Join us as we cheer on the women of the Orlando Pride soccer team!, Orlando, 6pm

What’s on Your Plate at Wynee’s Bistro

*** PLEASE NOTE:   The regular board meal plan begins with DINNER on Monday, 8/20/18***

World Tour

  • 8/18 - Prime Rib Au Jus & Horseradish
  • 8/19 - Roast Pork Loin
  • 8/20 - Lemon Pepper Chicken
  • 8/21 - "Potato Bar"
  • 8/22 - Featuring Puerto Rico
  • 8/23 - "Tour of Italy"
  • 8/24 - Quesadilla Bar

Full daily menu can be found here.

Undergraduate Academic Reminders

Fall Semester:

  • August 18-20 - Orientation and Registration: New and Transfer Students
  • August 21 - Classes begin
  • August 27 - Final day to register, add a course, drop a course, change a course to Pass/Fail or Audit before 5:00 PM  There are no tuition or fee refunds for withdrawn courses after August 27, 2018

Graduate Program Reminders

Fall - August 21 to December 8, 2018

  • August 21 - Classes Begin
  • August 27 - Late Registration


Adult Undergraduate Program Reminders

Fall 1A - August 21 to October 8, 2018

  • August 21 - Classes Begin
  • August 23 - Late Registration (Tues/Thurs Classes & Online Classes)
  • August 27 - Late Registration (Mon & Wed Classes)

Academic Fuel

**NEW**  Appointments will be available via the Portal beginning Tuesday, August 21!

FSC Writing Center:

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday – Thursday 11am-6pm
  • Friday 11am-2pm
  • Sunday 3-6pm


Scholars Strengthening Scholars (S3):

All sessions take place in Rogers 128 (SSC Lounge)

  • Math: Mondays 11am-12pm, Tuesdays 4-5pm, Wednesdays 6-8pm
  • Biology: Mondays 2-3pm, Tuesdays 7-8pm, Wednesdays 6-8pm
  • Business: Mondays 5-6pm, Wednesdays 6-8pm, Sundays 5-6pm
  • Computer Science: Mondays 4-5pm, Wednesdays 11am-12pm, Thursdays 5-6pm
  • Chemistry & Physics: Mondays 5-6pm, Tuesdays 7-8pm, Sundays 4-6pm


Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS):


Session Time

Session Day


CHE 1111



Rogers 225

CHE 2231



Rogers Seminar Room

BIO 1500



Rogers 225

BIO 2215



PS 005

BIO 2216



PS 005

ACC 2111



Rogers 225

ECO 2010


Thursdays beginning late September

Rogers Seminar Room

MAT 2022/32



Rogers 225

MAT 2311



Rogers Seminar Room

MAT 1007



Rogers 225


Shuttle Service

Student Government and the Department of Campus Safety and Security have combined efforts to better coordinate the shuttle service and will now provide fixed shuttle stops. Scheduled stops will be:

  • Colony Arms
  • Harvard Road
  • Library
  • Lake Hollingsworth Apartments
  • Lake Morton Apartments
  • Garden Apartments

Shuttles will also be numbered. Look for signs at each stop listing the times in the morning and afternoon.

Shuttle #1 stops: LHA - Harvard Rd [HR] - Library - Garden Apartments [GA]
Shuttle #1 route: LHA to HR to Library to GA to Library to HR to LHA

Shuttle #2 stops: LMV - Colony Arms [CA] - Library - Harvard Road [HR]
Shuttle #2 route: LMV to CA to Library to HR to LMV

Shuttle #3 runs internally around campus and the stops are:

  • Becker Business Building
  • Christoverson Humanities
  • Circle Drive at Branscomb Auditorium
  • Circle Drive by the Bookstore
  • Nursing
  • Library
  • Ordway




The Commencement Handbook is online with information for both winter and spring graduation ceremonies. Feed

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Connect to FSC Wireless

Florida Southern College offers free Wi-Fi for all guests, students, alumni and employees.

Information on connecting to Florida Southern's Wi-Fi.

Portal How To Videos

instructional videos for the Portal.

  • FRAG
  • Portal Overview
  • Password and Personal Info
  • Updating your email address
  • Course Templates Overview
  • Posting and Replying on Forums

Streaming Devices

On campus access for your streaming media device is available on the FSC Media wireless network. Access granted is based on device type.  If you experience issues with your device please contact the Rinker Technology Center. 863-616-6426.

Please note: Because security protocols differ among devices FSC cannot guarantee connection for all TVs, gaming consoles, and other streaming media devices.  FSC ITS does not specifically block access to specific devices (other than wireless printers).  However, if a student is unable to connect with a particular device because of the device's specific security protocol, there is an option to purchase an individual Spectrum internet connection by contacting Spectrum Property Solutions (Ms. CJ Arnet) by calling 863-288-2246 during normal business hours, M - F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Students who elect to obtain an individual internet connection are responsible for their Spectrum bill and stopping or transferring services when departing the college.


NOTE: You must log in before clicking the link below.

Need a ride? This is a free service to students, providing complimentary cab rides from anywhere in Lakeland back to campus, if you have an emergency situation or feel unsafe. This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Be sure to have your Student ID ready and to tip the driver. Just call 863-665-8151.

Search for "My FSC" in the Apple App or Google Play store!  Access your course information, register for courses (once your registration group is open) get the latest campus happenings, daily menus, etc. on the MY FSC app.
                      screenshot of MyFSC App menu     
Remember that you can also access the FSC Mobile Portal using your smartphone and a web browser.  The address is  And finally, did you know, most of the desktop version of the Portal is now mobile responsive!
GET funds

Add Moc Bucks to your FSC ID card

Information on how students, families and friends can deposit funds directly on your FSC ID card into Moc Bucks via the internet.  Now you do not need to visit the business office or wait until they are open but you can add funds at any time.  Note that there is a $1 convenience fee for each on-line deposit.  You may continue to visit the business office to add funds.


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