The GEO Team Promotes Global Learning as an Integral Part of the Education Provided by FGCU That Enriches the Student, the Southwest Florida Community and the World to Which It Connects.
APPLY FOR A NEW PASSPORT AT FGCU!
The Global Engagement Office now serves as a Passport Application Acceptance Facility for the FGCU community and the general public. Our office is authorized by the U.S. Department of State to execute and mail-in Form DS-11 passport applications.
Apply for a passport by scheduling an appointment today!
Para asistencia en Español llama a (239) 590-7925Apply for a New Passport
FGCU Fulbright Scholar Top Off Award Program
In effort to encourage the pursuit of Fulbright Scholars, FGCU will maintain the current base salary for all full-time faculty members who win a Fulbright US Scholar Program Award for the duration of their award.Fulbright Scholar Top Off Details
FGCU Global Virtual Content
FGCU Global Virtual Content
Now live! An innovative new way for FGCU Faculty, students and staff to explore the world and internationalize experience whether it's built into the curriculum or for virtual educational adventure. If you have an FGCU staff or eagle email address you have access to discoverEd 360. discoverED 360 is a learning experience platform that allows the viewer an enhanced perspective of locations around the world and offers educational content in Humanities, Sciences, Business, and Global Perspectives
Global Outreach and Engagement
The Global Engagement Office is a resource for international activities and events that are intended to connect the FGCU community to the international community. Along with promoting international activities on campus, our office organizes opportunities that encourage students to act and interact globally.
FGCU encourages students to broaden their world views and experience different cultures firsthand. Research shows that education abroad enhances students' career opportunities and allows them to gain intercultural skills, build personal connections, learn foreign languages and increase self confidence and life experiences.
Faculty and Staff Resources
As part of the global mission of education, FGCU is committed to supporting and providing resources for faculty and staff to engage in the internationalization of curriculum and experience.
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The Global Engagement Office hopes to continue to strengthen its current global institutional relationships and seek new international partnerships that align with the university's mission, values and strategy. GEO encourages faculty to seek new partnerships abroad.
GEO provides assistance for its international travelers in a variety of ways including accepting U.S. passport applications, advising on travel safety and risk mitigation, administering the FGCU travel insurance plans, assisting with travel logistics and carry out the institutional international travel policy.