Drop Zone Payment Due Dates

Dropzone Payment Dates

Students who have not paid in full, received Financial Aid, or enrolled for a payment plan will be dropped from current class(es) on DROP ZONE dates. Students who are dropped from classes will be required to re-register. If originally selected courses are no longer available, students will need to select different classes.

Contact Student Accounts 301.846.2456 with any questions.

DROP ZONE Payment Deadlines:

‚ÄčSpring Credit Classes start January 25th

J-Term Classes start January 5th (Payment plans not available for J-Term)

  Students must do ONE of the following to avoid the DROP ZONE!:
    NOTE: Partial payment will not save your seat!
  • Sign up for the PAYMENT PLAN in Peoplesoft.
  • Students receiving FINANCIAL AID should log into Peoplesoft to view their award and, if needed, sign up for the payment plan.
  • If the college is closed due to inclement weather, drops for non-payment will occur at 4:30pm the next business day the college is reopen.
Students will be notified of any dropped classes for non-payment via an email to their “myfcc” email account, where students will receive an updated PDF copy of their revised class schedule.

SPRING DROP ZONE Payment Deadlines:

For students who register between November 2nd and January 8th
Payment Due: January 8th by 4:30pm

For students who register between January 9th and January 22nd  
Payment Due: January 22nd by 4:30pm

Registering after Friday, January 22nd
Payment is due by 4:30pm the day prior to each session start date


For students registering between November 2nd and December 15th
Payment Due: December 15th by 4:30pm

For students registering December 16th and January 4th
Payment Due: January 4th by 4:30pm


Financial Aid


Email: Financial Aid
Jefferson Hall
Suite J-301 (third floor)
Phone: 301.846.2480
Fax: 301.624.2886

Current office hours:

Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m.- 8:00 p.m

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Student Accounts Office

Email: Cashier's Office
Jefferson Hall
Suite J-119 (first floor)
Phone: 301-846-2658
Fax: 301-846-2648

Current office hours:
Monday  - Thursday

8:30a.m.- 8:00p.m.

8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.


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