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Office of the Registrar

Office of the Registrar

Academic Calendar

Important Dates This Week!

  • Monday, January 23 - Commencement RSVP begins via GULFLINE for Spring 2017

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Important Dates Next Week!

  • Wednesday, February 1 - Canvas course creation begins for 2017 Summer A
  • Wednesday, February 1 - Canvas course creation begins
  • Wednesday, February 1 - Canvas course creation begins
  • Friday, February 3 - Must withdraw from ALL Classes to receive a 25% Refund
  • Friday, February 3 - Last day to RSVP for Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies

Fall 2007 - Official

Web Registration begins for the following Degree Students: FGCU Honor Program Students, Graduate, Post-Baccalaureate, UG Seniors, Student Athletes, Teacher Certification [1] Monday, March 26
Web Registration begins for the following Degree Students: Juniors [1] Thursday, March 29
Web Registration begins for the following Degree Students: Sophomores [1] Monday, April 2
Web Registration begins for the following Degree Students: Freshmen, High School Dual Enrolled [1] Thursday, April 5
In-Person Registration for Degree Students Begins [1] Monday, April 9
Last Day to Request Readmission After Indefinite Suspension Monday, June 25
Non-Degree Registration Begins [1] Monday, July 23
Last Day to Mail Payment Friday, August 10
Classes Begin Monday, August 20
State Employee Registration Begins [2] Monday, August 20
Late Registration Begins (late fee assessment begins) Monday, August 20
Registration for Senior Citizens (no late fee) Friday, August 24
Last Day to DropWithdaw via Gulfline Deadline 5:00pm (100% Refund) Friday, August 24
Late Registration, Drop/Add and Change to Audit Ends Friday, August 24
Payment Deadline 5:00 pm (late fee assessed after this time) Friday, August 24
Residency Reclassification for Tuition Deadline 5:00pm Friday, August 24
Saturday Classes Begin Saturday, August 25
Cancellation for Non-Payment Begins Monday, August 27
Labor Day Observed (no classes) Monday, September 3
Last Day to Withdraw from All Classes for 25% Refund Friday, September 14
Last Day to Apply for Graduation [3] Friday, September 14
Reinstatement with Full Payment Deadline 5:00pm Monday, October 1
Fall Break (no classes) or Hurricane Make-up Day Tuesday, October 9
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without Academic Penalty Friday, October 26
Veteran's Day Observed (no classes) Monday, November 12
Last Day to Submit Service Learning Hours (graduating seniors) Tuesday, November 13
University Day (no classes) Wednesday, November 21
Thanksgiving Observed (no classes) Thursday, November 22 -
Saturday, November 24
Last Day of Classes Monday, December 3
Reading Days/Hurricane make-Up Days Tuesday, December 4 -
Wednesday, December 5
Finals Begin Thursday, December 6
Finals End/ Last Day of Semester Wednesday, December 12
Last Day to Apply for Grade Forgiveness [4] Friday, December 14
Commencement Saturday, December 15
Grades Due from Faculty by Noon Monday, December 17
  1. For priority group registration dates, go to Eagle Registration: FGCU Employees using Tuition Vouchers can use Eagle Registration according to their priority group.
  2. State Tuition Waivers may be presented to the Office of the Registrar during this period without late registration fees.
  3. Last day for undergraduate seniors to submit Grade Forgiveness forms if applying for graduation - see academic advisor for details.
  4. Grade Forgiveness applications are due from Seniors who have NOT applied for graduation, all Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshmen. Not applicable for graduate level students or Seniors who have applied for graduation - see footnote 3.


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Academic Calendar Guidelines can be found here. (.PDF - 163 KB)