The latest information regarding the application process is found on the University's website. Applicants must submit the FGCU online application and the non-refundable $30.00 application fee. Admissions’ decisions are made on a rolling basis, which means that as soon as all required documents have been received and the evaluation completed, a decision is made. Admit, deny, or a hold decision notifications are sent to applicants 2 business days after the decision has been entered. Applicants who have a hold decision are allowed to furnish additional or updated information. The time for evaluating completed admission records will vary from a few days to several weeks depending on the time of year and the volume of applications.
Application fees for Undergraduate and Non-degree seeking students are required and non-refundable. The application fee is a one-time payment, provided the student is admitted and matriculates within one year (defined as a semester of admission plus the following two semesters, which includes the summer semester). If the student fails to complete the application, is denied admission or once admitted does not matriculate within this one year a new application and fee are required.
Students returning to FGCU after a period of non-enrollment (at least one year) either as degree seeking or non-degree seeking, FGCU alumni returning to FGCU, and non-degree seeking students submitting a degree seeking application do not have to submit the application fee. Application fees will be waived in the following situations: