Find out why Florida Gulf Coast University is the place for you
FGCU's 63 undergraduate programs and active student community provide countless opportunities to explore your passions and your path in life.
Learning involves more than just hitting the books
FGCU is a lively, diverse and welcoming community with a reputation as one of the nation’s safest campuses. With 250+ student organizations, there's a lot to do here.
No sitting on the sidelines here
Undergraduates at FGCU don't have to wait for senior year to enjoy hands-on experiences. From the start, we encourage students to engage in academic and extracurricular activities that sharpen skills and prepare you for a job in the career field of your choice.
Live where you learn
State-of-the-art residence halls offer first-year students the comfort of their own bedrooms when they select a double or triple unit. And you’re just minutes from classes, our brand-new recreation center and diverse dining options. Off-campus shopping and entertainment hubs are nearby, and when it's time to travel we're just 8 minutes from Southwest Florida International Airport.
Flexible financial aid and scholarships
FGCU has not increased tuition in seven years, making it one of the most affordable values in higher education. In addition, we award $115 million in financial aid and scholarships annually.
Many universities offer challenging academic programs, diverse social activities and exciting athletics teams to follow. But how many boast a lakefront beach on campus where you can kick back in a lounge chair or launch a standup paddleboard?
FGCU delivers well-rounded student experiences, academic support services and flexible financial aid and scholarships to make your degree affordable.
At FGCU, we measure success one student at a time. Our 22:1 student-to-faculty ratio and average class size of 33 students ensures a more personal education experience. Professors know their students by name. We also provide academic support services and flexible financial aid and scholarships to make your degree affordable.