FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Sept. 27, 2022 | FGCU is canceling all classes and non-essential campus activities Thursday and Friday. FGCU leaders will evaluate methods for students to make up for lost instructional time, which will likely include the use of planned study dates as regular academic class. Please expect updates to the academic calendar once we return to normal operations. For storm updates, visit fgcu.edu/emergencymanagement.

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Transient Students

Transient status allows students enrolled in a degree-seeking program at FGCU to take courses at a host institution. Students can mix and match courses from across the state as long as they fulfill state, institution, and program requirements with approval from Advising and Enrollment Services.

  • Financial Aid for Transient Courses

  • How do I request approval to take a course at another Florida state college or university?

  • Can I take classes at a private school or out of state institution and receive financial aid?

  • How do I pay for transient courses?

  • How is my financial aid calculated?  

  • Can I receive financial aid at FGCU and the host institution?  

  • When is my financial aid processed?  

  • How do I submit confirmation of attendance & payment for my transient courses?  

  • Will I be able to use my Florida Prepaid?  

  • What should I do if my enrollment status changes?  

  • I didn’t complete the course; will I have to pay back financial aid funds?  

  • Where do I send my transcript?