FGCU Commencement

Fall 2023 Commencement

Saturday, December 16th and Sunday, December 17th

Further information related to ceremony times and the specific colleges that will be participating in each ceremony will be released during the early part of the Fall 2023 semester.

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

Prospective summer graduates who want to walk in December 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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  • Photo Spots

  • Commencement Worker Sign Up

  • Graduation

Graduation Resources

Note: Information will be updated as we get closer to Fall Commencement.

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