Academic Reminders

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester - August 20 to December 6, 2019

  • November 27 to 29 - Thanksgiving Recess
  • December 6 - Classes End
  • December 9 to 11 - Final Examinations
  • December 14 - Commencement

Fall 1B - October 9 to December 7, 2019

  • November 27 to 29 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December 7 - Classes End

Fall 1C - August 20 to December 7, 2019

  • November 27 to 29 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December 7 - Classes End

Fall  - August 20 to December 7, 2019

  • November 27 to 29 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December 7 - Classes End

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

  • November 27 to 29 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December 6 - Classes End

Get Involved!

Engage Calander Campus Calander

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Monday
  • Check Engage
Tuesday
  • 3 PM - Little Farmers After School Session, Jesse Keen Elementary
  • 6 PM - Alcohol Awareness Speech Snake Pit
  • 6 PM - Wesley Fellowship, Fannin Center
  • 6 PM - PLE Lecture: Are Campus Bias Response Teams Chilling Free Speech?, BBB 112
  • 6:30 PM - Bill of Rights Celebration - Senator Kelli Stargel Guest Speaker, Edge 302
  • 7:30 PM- THE MAJESTY OF THE SUN, Branscomb Auditorium [Ticket Required]
  • 8 PM - The Type 1 Experience with Brian Fee, Annie Pfieffer Chapel HW
Wednesday
  • 10:50 AM - The Anti-Vaccination Effect Across Disciplines, Eleanor Searle Drawing Room
  • 11 AM - APA Bootcamp, Ordway 121
  • 11 AM - Internship Showcase, Becker Business Building
  • 5:30 PM - Tribeta Guest Speaker Alecia Folsom!, PS155
  • 6 PM - Resident Advisor Information Session, Ordway 121
  • 6 PM - Circle of Sisterhood Week Documentary, Thrift Alumni Room
Thursday
  • 6 PM - Resident Advisor Information Session, Ordway 121
Friday
  • 7 PM - Laser Tag & Game Night @ Roux, Roux Library
Saturday
  • 3 PM - A Retro Christmas, Annie Pfieffer Chapel
  • 4 PM - Gingerbread Houses with Habitat, Mr. Geroge's Green
Sunday
  • 11 AM - Weekly Chapel Service, AP Chapel

Dining Options

Wynee's Bistro World Tour 

Monday  
Tuesday Chipolte
Wednesday Thanksgiving Feast (Dinner)
Thursday Tour of Italy
Friday Quesadilla Bar
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 Sunday -Friday
Saturday

10:00 AM (Sun) - 6:00 PM (Fri)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grill Master (Outside Tutu’s) Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00PM
Wynee’s Bistro

Every Day
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner


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.)

AM

LHA

HARVARD

LIBRARY

GA

7:00

7:05

7:10

7:15

7:30

7:25

7:20

 

 

7:35

7:40

7:45

8:00

7:55

7:50

 

 

8:05

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10:35

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10:55

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PM

LHA

HARVARD

LIBRARY

GA

 

12:05

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12:35

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1:00

12:55

12:50

 

 

1:05

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1:35

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5:45 END


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

7:00

7:05

7:10

7:15

7:20

7:25

7:30

7:35

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7:45

7:50

7:55

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PM

LMV

CA

LIBRARY

HARVARD

12:00

12:05

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Shuttle #3 service has been suspended pending the relocation of the Holiday Inn Students and reformatting of the shuttle routes.  Growth of the campus and expansion of the living facilities is currently under review to determine the most prudent routes that best serve student needs.


Student Shopping Shuttle

The Student Shopping Shuttle departs at 11:00am and again at 5:00pm from Circle Dr. (the Cafe).

If you are ready to come home, call 863-680-5010 and the shuttle will return you to campus.


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 simply walk-in for assistance based on the schedule below.

Subject

Schedule

Location

Biology

Wednesdays

6-8pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Chemistry

Sundays

4-6pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Economics

Tuesdays

7-9pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Exercise Science

Wednesdays

6-8pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Mathematics

Sundays

4-6pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Physics

Tuesdays

7-9pm

Rogers 128 SSC lounge

Accounting

Sundays

4-6 PM

Rogers 128 SSC Lounge

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.

Mondays

11 am – 4 pm

Tuesdays

11 am – 6 pm

Wednesdays

11 am – 4 pm

Thursdays

11 am – 6 pm

Fridays

11 am – 4 pm

Sundays

4 – 6 pm

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.

Subject

Schedule

Location

BIO 1500

Mondays
Thursdays

5-6 PM
4-5 PM

Rogers 225 (Korinne)
Rogers 225 (Kya)

BIO 2215 Lab

Wednesdays

7-8 PM

Polk Science 005

CHE 1111

Thursdays

6-7 PM

Rogers 225

CHE 2231

Wednesdays

7-8 PM

Rogers 225

CSC 2280

Tuesdays

4-5 PM

Rogers 225

MAT 2311

Thursdays

5-6 PM

Rogers 225

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 (including mini-switches)
  • 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.

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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