Florida prepaid is a state administered program managed by the Florida Prepaid College Board. Florida Prepaid plans are Educational Savings Plans purchased on behalf of a student to be used at an educational institution. There are several plans; all entitle the student to a set number of credits (60 or 120), the traditional FPP Tuition plan covers 4 year tuition of 120 credits. For more detail information regarding Florida Prepaid Plans you can contact the Florida Prepaid College Board at 1-800-552-4723.
At Florida International University, students participating in the Florida Prepaid College Program will not have to show their Florida Prepaid cards to verify that they are participants. You simply need to verify that your Social Security Number is correct in both the FIU and Florida Prepaid systems. Florida Prepaid will automatically reflect on your account prior to the last day to pay as long as you are registered at FIU with your correct Social Security Number. You should verify the status of your Florida Prepaid plan, ensuring your Social Security Number is correct in their system. The phone number to Florida Prepaid is 1-800-552-4723 and their website is http://www.myfloridaprepaid.com/.
Students with Florida Pre-Paid contracts prior to July 1, 2007 are exempt from Tuition Differential.
If you do not want the University to bill Florida Prepaid you must notify the Student Financials Office in Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PC-120 or Biscayne Bay Campus, AC1-140. Please fill out and submit the Florida Prepaid Opt-Out form prior to the last day to add/drop courses in order to have your account inactivated for the semester. You will need to submit a new form at the beginning of each semester you do not want prepaid to be billed.