Academic Reminders

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester - August 20 to December 6, 2019

  • August 15 - International Student Orientation
  • August 17 - First-year Student Orientation
  • August 18 - Transfer Student Orientation
  • August 20 - Classes Begin @ 8:00 AM
  • August 26 - Final day to register/add/drop before 5:00 PM
  • August 26 - No tuition or fee refunds for withdrawn course after 5:00 PM
  • September 2 - Classes will be held on Labor Day
  • September 16 - Final day to withdraw from an "A" course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

Fall 1A - August 20 to October 7, 2019

  • August 20 - Classes Begin
  • August 22 -  Final Day to Add/Drop course without Academic/Financial Penalty (T/TH/Online classes)
  • August 26 - Final Day to Add/Drop course without Academic/Financial Penalty (M/W classes)
  • September 2 - Classes will be held on Labor Day

Fall 1B - October 9 to December 7, 2019

  • October 9 - Classes Begin
  • October 14 to 18 - Fall Break
  • October 21 - Final Day to Add/Drop course without Academic/Financial Penalty (M/W/Online classes)
  • October 22 - Final Day to Add/Drop course without Academic/Financial Penalty (T/TH/Online classes)

Fall 1C - August 20 to December 7, 2019

  • August 20 - Classes Begin
  • August 26 - Late Registration
  • September 2 - Classes will be held on Labor Day
  • October 14 to 18 - Fall Break

Fall  - August 20 to December 7, 2019

  • August 20 - Classes Begin
  • August 26 - Late Registration
  • October 14 to 18 - Fall Break

Doctor of Physical Therapy - August 19 to December 6, 2019

  • August 17- Orientation
  • August 19 - Classes Begin

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Dining Options

Wynee's Bistro World Tour Begins 8.19.2019

Monday Potato Bar
Tuesday CHIPOLTE
Wednesday Celebrating Puerto Rico
Thursday "Tour of Italy"
Friday TBD
Dining Location Day Hours of operation
College Terrace Monday – Friday 7:00 Am – 1:00 AM
Freshens Monday – Friday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Moc Mart Monday – Friday
Saturday – Sunday

10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Tutu’s Cyber Café Monday – Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 AM
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
12 Noon - 3:00 AM
Grill Master (Outside Tutu’s) Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00PM
Wynee’s Bistro

Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday

7:00 AM to 10:00 AM
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
4:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Shuttle Schedule

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

Shuttle #1 stops at Lake Hollingsworth Appartments [LHA] - Harvard Rd [HR] - Library [RL] - Garden Apartments [GA]
Shuttle #1 runs on a radial/linear route (LHA → HR → RL → GA → RL → HR → LHA → etc.)

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GARDEN APARTMENT RESIDENTS

For those living at the Garden Apartments and are unable to find a parking space at the complex, you may park on campus and transportation will be available to bring you back to your apartment.

This service will be available from 6:00pm – 11:00pm, Monday – Friday.

For service, call: 863-680-5010

Shuttle #2 stops: Lake Morton Village [LMV] - Colony Arms [CA] - Library [RL] - Harvard Road [HR]
Shuttle #2 runs on a circle route (LMV → CA → RL → HR → LMV → etc.)

AM

LMV

CA

LIBRARY

HARVARD

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

  • Becker Business Building [BBB]
  • Christoverson Humanities [CH]
  • Circle Drive at Branscomb Auditorium [B]
  • Circle Drive by the Bookstore [CAF]
  • Nursing [BN]
  • Library [RL]

The Hours of Operation Are: Monday – Friday 7:30am – 6:00pm
For service, call 863-680-5010 and ask for Shuttle #3


Nightly Shuttle Service

The Night Shuttle will run from 6:00pm - 11:00pm, Monday- Friday. 

This shuttle will pick you up anywhere on campus, and at any off-campus housing complex.  The Shuttle will escort you around campus, to and from any apartment complex and return you to any spot back on campus.  

Call: 863-680-5010

(Based on Campus Safety's info page found here:  Campus Shuttle Schedule)

Academic Fuel

Florida Southern offers a variety of resources to help you succeed in your academic pursuits. For more information about the programs, please visit this site.

Similar to traditional tutoring, S3 (Scholars Strengthening Scholars) offers students a chance to meet with a Peer Scholar for general support for classes in specific subject areas. S3 will take place in the Student Solutions Center Lounge, Rogers 128 (SSC Lounge). Students can make appointments on Portal by clicking the Academic Fuel tab or walk-in during the scheduled session times.

Academic Fuel programs will resume after fall classes begin. For more information, please contact the Student Solutions Center at 863.680.4900.

The FSC Writing Center is located on the first floor of the Rogers Building. Make an appointment in Portal on the Academic Fuel tab, call 863.680.4983 or come to the Center in person to make an appointment. Walk-ins are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring any helpful assignment information.
Appointments are typically 30 minutes per visit.

Academic Fuel programs will resume after fall classes begin. For more information, please contact the Student Solutions Center at 863.680.4900.

PASS is support for students enrolled in a specific course. PASS is engaged learning where students learn more effective study methods while also having a guide, called a PASS Leader, direct them through the weekly lesson.
PASS availability varies based on PASS leader availability.

Academic Fuel programs will resume after fall classes begin. For more information, please contact the Student Solutions Center at 863.680.4900.

Tech Help

Tech Buddies (portal help) Rinker Technology (computer help)

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

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

instructional videos for the Portal.

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

On campus access for your streaming media device is available on the FSC Media wireless network. Access is granted based on device type.  If you experience issues with your device please contact the Rinker Technology Center. 863-616-6426.  The following wireless devices are not supported on any FSC wireless network:

  • Wireless printers of any model
  • Personal routers
  • Personal video cameras, such as Nest cameras (due to privacy issues; please contact Student Life if you need more information about this restriction)
  • Any device that provides DHCP
  • Additionally, any kind of file sharing server or software is forbidden.

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 block access to specific devices (other than those listed in the above paragraph).  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.

Commencement

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

Commencement Handbook

 

Student Accounts

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

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Safe Ride Home

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.

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 online deposit.  You may continue to visit the business office to add funds.
Add Funds Online

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Mobile Portal

The My FSC portal app is now available on Android and Apple products! Access your course information, register for courses (once your registration group is open), get the latest campus happenings, daily menus, and more on the MY FSC app.

Alternatively, you can also access the FSC Portal Mobile Site using your smartphone's web browser. Navigate to portal.flsouthern.edu/go  for a cleaner, mobile-friendly design. And finally, did you know, most of the desktop version of the Portal is now mobile responsive!

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