Basic Information

This page provides you with information about the university's course catalogs and academic calendar, as well as information about the Department of Psychology's course schedules and syllabi. Students are encouraged to regularly check with the department for updates on these materials. Please note these are provided as a courtesy and may change before this page is updated.

Campus Addresses

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Department of Psychology
DM 256
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, Florida 33199

Biscayne Bay Campus
Department of Psychology
AC1 311A
3000 NE 151st Street
Miami, Florida 33181

Campus Maps

FIU has two campuses

  • University Park/South/Modesto Maidique Campus
  • North/Biscayne Bay Campus.

Below are some helpful links for students:

Applying to FIU

To start the application process to Florida International University, clink on the appropriate link below. MAKE SURE that you complete all the necessary documentation when you are applying, especially if you are applying to one of our graduate programs. Use the "Graduate Programs" tab above to find out more about what you need to submit, where you should submit it to, and when you need to submit it by.

Parking at FIU

Parking at FIU may seem daunting, but don't worry! If you are a visitor, you may use the metered parking available throughout the campus. If you are a student, faculty, or staff you can get a parking decal on by providing a valid photo ID and vehicle registration.

  • MMC Parking Office: Parking Garage 5 - Market Station, M-F 8am-5pm (hours vary)
  • BBC Parking Office: Wolfe University Center 353

For more detailed information, visit the Department of Parking and Transportation.

University Course Catalogs

For specific course descriptions, course prerequisites and university course policies, students must refer to the Florida International University's Undergraduate and Graduate Course Catalogs.

Academic Calendar

For information the current academic calendar (when a semester starts, university deadlines, university holidays, etc) please refer to the Office of the Registrar's website above for links to each academic calendar year.

Registration Policies and Procedures

To learn more about FIU's registration policies on immunization requirements. registration procedures, and add/drop information, visit the Office of the Registrar's website above for more information.

2014-2015 Student Handbook

This handbook was created to provide important information to new students on: policies and regulations, the school calendar, the graduate school, housing and residential life, and university resources.

University Police Department

Find out more information about the public services and programs provided at FIU. Contact the FIUPD here.


i>clicker is a classroom response system that enables you to electronically respond to questions posed during class, and can be used to log participation points for attendance. If your instructor uses an i>clicker, you will need to register your i>clicker remote. Click here to register your i>clicker. Your Student ID should be your Panther ID number, and your i>clicker remote ID is found on the bottom of the back of your i>clicker remote.

Course Syllabi

Copies of course syllabi are made available to students on the first day of class. Students who do not attend class on the first day are responsible for securing a copy of the syllabus from the instructor. Copies of syllabi are kept by the Department of Psychology for university record use only. If you need a copy of an old syllabus, you should try to contact your professor first. You may also try contacting the main office to see if they have a copy.

Class Schedules

Students are encouraged to plan their schedule in advance of their registration appointment. Copies of course schedules are available here. If your semester is not posted and you need a copy, contact us or the Department of Psychology Main Office.

*Please note that any information posted is subject to change. If you have any questions or concerns about the class schedule changes, please contact the Department of Psychology Main office or schedule an advising appointment.