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Honors Program

The Admission and Entry Timeline

 
 

First-Year Students

If you are a entering FGCU directly from High School (this includes dual enrollment, IB, AP, collegiate high school, and such programs), your application to FGCU serves as your application to Honors.

December 1, 2013: Honors will begin notifying students who have been accepted into FGCU and who are eligible for Honors of their acceptance into the Program. These acceptances will be mailed out on a rolling basis until our 2014 class is full. Students who are eligible but for whom there is no remaining spot will be placed upon a waiting list.

Early January-Late February 2014 Accepted students will begin receiving our Honors acceptance letters. The letter will outline all of the important dates for the upcoming year. It will also contain a form that you need to return to us. This form must be mailed back to Honors postdated on or before May 1, 2014 to guarantee a student's spot in Honors for Fall 2014.

April 2014: Deadline for priority housing. Students applying after this date will not receive priority housing for the Honors residential communities. Information and applications can be found here.

May 2, 2014: Pending available seats, Honors begins notifying waitlisted students of their acceptance into Honors. Honors acceptance letters sent.

June 30, 2014: Deadline for receipt of waitlisted student's acceptance letters. No incoming freshmen admitted after this date.

 

Transfers

November 2, 2013 - February 4, 2014: Applications accepted from transfer students.

February 14, 2014: Notification of decisions mailed.

April 2014: Deadline for priority housing. Students applying after this date will not receive priority housing for the Honors residential communities. Information and applications can be found here.

May 1, 2014: Deadline for receipt of acceptance forms. Forms postdated after this deadline will not be accepted.

 

 

Current FGCU Students

January  2014: Eligible students will be notified (via email) of that they meet the minimum requirements for the Honors Program.

February 07, 2014: Honors Open House (attendance required by all applicants).

February 14, 2014: Complete applications due, including reference form.

February 21, 2014: Students who advance to the interview phase of the process notified.

February 28, 2014: Candidate interviews.

Monday March 3, 2014: Final notifications sent via email.

Early March, 2014: Welcome meeting for accepted students.