FGCU Commencement

Spring 2024 Commencement:

Saturday, May 4th & Sunday, May 5th at Alico Arena

Students who have already registered to participate in spring commencement will receive an email from MarchingOrder (noreply@marchingorder.com) on Monday, April 22, with instructions on how to claim two extra guest tickets for their ceremony.

These tickets are on a first-come, first-serve basis, as supplies last. They are in addition to the four guest tickets already offered to students.

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Ceremony 1 - Saturday, May 4th - 10 a.m.

Lutgert College of Business
The Water School

Ceremony 2 - Saturday, May 4th - 3 p.m.

Marieb College of Health & Human Services
Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship 

Ceremony 3 - Sunday, May 5th - 10 a.m.

College of Arts & Sciences (minus psychology and communication majors)

Ceremony 4 - Sunday, May 5th - 3 p.m.

College of Arts & Sciences - psychology majors
College of Arts & Sciences- communication majors
College of Education
U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering

FGCU celebrates two commencement events a year – at the conclusion of the Spring and Fall semesters.

Prospective spring graduates who want to walk in May must complete a graduation application in Gulfline.

Only candidates who have met the requirements for graduation, including completion of all credit hours, will be considered eligible to walk in a ceremony.

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Graduation Resources

FGCU Grad Facts


Average Fall Graduation Size


Total Alumni (2022)


First-generation students


Student-to-faculty ratio

Need Help?

Students: Please contact your advisor for graduation assistance.

General Commencement Questions: events@fgcu.edu

The Commencement Team

10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965