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Term Information

Fall (Full-Term 16 weeks) 2019

Official - Last Updated on 8/5/2019


First day to Apply for 2019 Fall GraduationSaturday, 15 December 2018
Canvas course creation beginsFriday, 01 March 2019
Web Registration begins for Degree Students for Fall 2019Monday, 18 March 2019
Faculty Textbook Order Deadline for Fall 2019Friday, 12 April 2019
Last Day to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation, No Exceptions [3]Monday, 15 April 2019
Fall 2019 Gulfline Web Registration is not available for continuing undergraduate students.Thursday, 23 May 2019
Fall 2019 Gulfline Web Registration is available for continuing undergraduate students.Monday, 03 June 2019
Post Baccalaureate Non-Degree Registration Begins for Fall 2019Monday, 17 June 2019
Deadline for Requests for Reinstatement after Academic Dismissal Deadline for Fall 2019Monday, 24 June 2019
Non-Degree Registration Begins for Fall 2019 [1]Monday, 22 July 2019
Last Day to Mail Payment - Fall 2019Friday, 02 August 2019
Last Day to Register in Waitlist ModeSunday, 18 August 2019
State Employee Registration Begins for Fall 2019 [2]Monday, 19 August 2019
Late Registration Begins for Fall 2019 (late fee assessment begins)Monday, 19 August 2019
Faculty to confirm students' academic activity in each class using CanvasMonday, 19 August 2019 - Sunday, 25 August 2019
Classes begin for Fall 2019Monday, 19 August 2019
Registration for Senior Citizens for Fall 2019 (Audit mode only-no late fee)Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Term Waitlists Shut Down at 5 p.m.Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Late Registration, Drop/Add and Change to Audit Ends for Fall 2019 at 5 p.m. Friday, 23 August 2019
Payment Deadline 5:00 pm for Fall 2019 (late fee assessed after this time)Friday, 23 August 2019
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw via Gulfline for Fall 2019 (100% Refund)Friday, 23 August 2019
Residency Reclassification for Tuition Deadline for Fall 2019, 5:00 pmFriday, 23 August 2019
Deadline to submit Fee Waivers (F.S. 1009.26) and Fee Exemptions (F.S. 1009.25) for Fall 2019Friday, 23 August 2019
Saturday Classes Begin for Fall 2019Saturday, 24 August 2019
Cancellation for Non-Payment Begins for Fall 2019Monday, 26 August 2019
Labor Day Observed (no classes)Monday, 02 September 2019
Fall 2019 Commencement RSVP begins via GULFLINETuesday, 03 September 2019
MUST Withdraw from ALL CLASSES to Receive a 25% Refund for Fall 2019Friday, 13 September 2019
Reinstatement with Full Payment for Fall 2019; Deadline 5:00 p.m.Friday, 20 September 2019
Last day to RSVP for Fall 2019 CommencementMonday, 23 September 2019
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without Academic Penalty for Fall 2019 at 5 p.m. (if within 3/2 Withdrawal Rule, see note #4) [4]Friday, 01 November 2019
Fall 2019 Graduating Student Survey OpensTuesday, 05 November 2019
Veteran's Day Observed (no classes)Monday, 11 November 2019
Last Day to Submit Service Learning Hours for Fall 2019 (for graduating seniors)Friday, 15 November 2019
Study Day (no classes) Tuesday, 26 November 2019
Thanksgiving Observed (no classes)Wednesday, 27 November 2019 - Saturday, 30 November 2019
Classes end for Fall 2019Monday, 09 December 2019
Finals Begin for Fall 2019Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Last Day to Apply for Grade Forgiveness for Fall 2019Friday, 13 December 2019
Finals End for Fall 2019Saturday, 14 December 2019
Last Day of the SemesterSaturday, 14 December 2019
Fall 2019 CommencementSunday, 15 December 2019
Grades Due from Faculty by Noon for Fall 2019Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Fall 2019 Graduating Student Survey EndsSunday, 05 January 2020

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.For more details on the 3/2 Withdrawal Rule, go to

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