CFK extends tuition deadline to alleviate financial stress

Students can register for classes now, pay after holidays

KEY WEST, FL, November 24, 2020—Recognizing the serious financial challenges facing many students, The College of the Florida Keys is extending its deadline for spring tuition and fees from December 1 to January 4. The additional period will allow students time to formalize their academic plans by registering for spring classes without having to pay their bill until after the holidays. Applications to begin classes in the spring semester are due on December 7 and classes begin January 4.

In addition to the tuition deadline extension, CFK offers multiple resources and services to help students pay for school, including financial aid, interest-free payment plans, scholarships, and military and veteran assistance programs. Information about these resources is available in the “Paying for College” section prominently displayed in the main menu of the College’s website at

Prospective students can receive personal assistance through the application process as well as a $100 Kick-Starter Scholarship by participating in a “Fast Track to Spring” virtual meeting, which are scheduled throughout the week of Monday, November 30 to Friday, December 4. Appointments can be reserved through the College’s website at and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information about the opportunities available at CFK, visit the College’s website at or contact Marissa Owens, CFK Director of Recruitment, at or call 305-809-3207.