Small university feel, big university opportunities

Our comprehensive academic programs promote thorough scholarship and professional preparation while providing opportunities to explore interdisciplinary paths. You'll leave FGCU ready to excel.

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On Campus

We provide comprehensive academic and experiential learning opportunities in all our programs.

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In the World

Service-learning helps you build a lasting network of dedicated peers through hands-on experience.

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Learning comes to life at FGCU

Meet Andres Machado

I tell students constantly to just push hard for those things. They can be accomplished. It takes time. ”

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Meet Mariana Gottret
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My decision to come to FGCU has changed my life. I love what I do and where I live.”

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Dr. Peter Ndiang'ui
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Sometimes a single lesson can change a person’s life. Such was the case for me.”

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The FGCU Effect

Through the pursuit of knowledge and dedication to service, our students, faculty and staff have an ever-widening impact on Southwest Florida and the world beyond.


Your Academic Journey

No matter where you are today, FGCU's 57 undergraduate, 25 graduate and 4 doctoral programs provide opportunities and experiences that prepare you to be your best.

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A Sustainable Environment

With 400 acres of protected nature and certified 'green' buildings, FGCU is a living environmental lab with sustainability at the core of our mission.

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Culture & Community

As Southwest Florida’s community arts and athletics hub, our campus is abuzz with performances and exhibitions that showcase noteworthy artists and musicians as well as our own stars in the making.

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$212 Million

total awarded to FGCU in research and sponsored programs

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