Trademark Licensing

Florida Gulf Coast University is contracted with the Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC). To become a licensed vendor for the production of FGCU merchandise, please complete an application. All vendors must be licensed to produce merchandise with any Florida Gulf Coast University trademarks or logos.

CLC Learfield logo

MarketingGuidelinesAt the forefront of our growth is the identity that makes us proud to soar to new heights as Eagles. The use of FGCU trademarks and images for merchandise and promotion must be consistent with the Visual Identity Guidelines laid out by University Marketing and Communications. The document below outlines identity standards for graphic designers, licensees, and retailers. Departments and student organizations should contact Business Services or UMC if they wish to use a logo or any graphic elements that relate to Florida Gulf Coast University. Business Services will ensure logos are used properly and avoid any trademark infringement. 




Find a Licensee or Become One

Florida Gulf Coast University has more than 100 official licensees nationwide. Once a licensed vendor permit is completed, merchandisers may obtain FGCU artwork using vendor credentials online at CLC.comSubmissions through CLC will be reviewed by FGCU within 48 hours. 


Requesting FGCU Trademarks & Logos

Official university logos, designs, and marks should be used with the most professional appearance and to their correct design implications. Click to access some commonly used logos by many departments on campus.

Please email for password credentials. Please refer to the Visual Identity Guidelines on proper use of these graphics. Contained you’ll find a full set of logos in PDF and PNG formats. Learn about requesting and using logos with our brand standards.

Who Should Use the Guidelines?

  • Branding and Logo Usage

What Must Be Licensed?

  • External Usage

Trademarks On Campus

  • Internal Usage

Enforcement & Advertising Policy

  • Unauthorized Use