By Lauren Juliff
Student Travel Expert, about.com
Spring Break is one of our favorite times of the year. If you want to know when Spring Break 2015 takes place in Florida, we've got all you need to know. Keep reading for some tips, advice and suggestions at the bottom of the article, too!
Whether you want to head to Florida for your Spring Break and want to check when the locals will be out in full force, avoid it like the plague because you're going to be visiting Florida in the spring and want a restful vacation, or go to college in Florida and want to find out your Spring Break dates, we have all you need to know.
In 2016, the majority of Floridian colleges have Spring Break throughout February and March, slightly earlier than most other colleges in the United States. Be sure to cross-reference with your college calendars if you are looking for specific dates for a college rather than a ballpark. Dates can and do change, but for the most part, these are correct, and will continue to be updated.
Here's when Spring Break is in 2016 for Florida schools:
Ave Maria University: 27 February - 6 March
Broward College: 7 March - 13 March
College of Central Florida: 7 March - 12 March
Eckerd College: 14 March - 23 March
Florida Atlantic University: 7 March - 13 March
Florida College: 2 March - 7 March
Florida Gulf Coast University: 7 March - 12 March
Florida State University: 9 March - 13 March
Gulf Coast State College: 14 March - 20 March
Nova Southeastern University: 29 February - 6 March
Rollins College: 27 February - 6 March
Saint Petersburg College: 5 March - 12 March
Saint Thomas University: 21 March - 28 March
Southeastern University: 25 March - 1 April
Stetson University: 29 February - 4 March
University of Central Florida: 9 March - 14 March
University of Florida: 28 February - 8 March
University of Miami: 5 March - 13 March
University of North Florida: 16 March - 21 March
University of South Florida: 2 March - 7 March
University of Tampa: 8 March - 15 March
University of West Florida: 9 March - 13 March
Now that you're aware of your Spring Break dates, it's time to start planning what to do with them. 2016 promises to be a wild year for students, with party destinations throwing some of the biggest parties on record, and budget destinations reducing their prices like never before (I'm looking at you, Las Vegas). We've got a few handy guides to help you out if you're stuck on where to go and what to do. Last of all, enjoy yourself!
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