Fall Term Began Aug. 18

Add/Drop Continues Through Aug. 23

(Bradenton, Fla., August 14, 2014) — Fall term classes began Monday, Aug. 18, at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF). Admission information is available on SCF's website at The deadline for students to add or drop classes that begin Aug. 18-23 with a refund is midnight Saturday, Aug. 23.

Flex start options include 12-week classes that begin Sept. 15 and eight-week classes that begin Oct. 13.

Flex start and all other class schedules are available at Returning students may register online at SCFconnect. New students may apply online at

Programs leading to Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees and Certificates are offered. Visit SCF also offers select workforce baccalaureate degrees. More information is available at

Day and evening classes are held at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W.; SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail; SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Pkwy. E.; and online at

Associate-level tuition and fees are $102.48 per credit hour, and baccalaureate-level tuition and fees are $113.64 per credit hour for Florida residents.

Other important Fall term dates include:

  • Friday, Aug. 15, last day for submission of residency documentation for Fall term; last day for new student orientations for Fall 2014 classes starting Aug. 18-23.
  • Sunday, Aug. 17, deadline to pay any tuition and fee balances not covered by financial aid; Saturday, Aug. 23, (online until 11:59 p.m.) last day for students to add/drop classes that began Aug. 18-23 with a refund. No refunds after Aug. 24.
  • Friday, Sept. 5, last day to submit an application for Fall 2014 commencement.

For more information, visit or call 941-752-5005 in Bradenton or 941-408-1300, ext. 65005, in South Sarasota County. Other important dates can be found online at

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