Environmental Health & Safety

A Safe and Sustainable University

Our mission is to minimize injury and illness to faculty, staff, students and visitors and to minimize damage to university property.  Inherent in this mission is the charge to provide a safe and healthy environment in which the university’s activities can be pursued.

Report a Workplace Hazard/Near Miss 

You can report a hazard concern or safety suggestion online directly to Environmental Health and Safety. Types of safety concerns to report may include: general workplace and office safety, fire safety, laboratory safety, environmental issues, etc.



Dial 911 from any phone for emergencies


Call 239-590-1900 to contact police for a non-emergency


Call 239-590-1370 for building, maintenance and grounds issues



Sustainability is a central component of Florida Gulf Coast University’s guiding principles and one of the strategic pillars. FGCU inspires by examples and prepares students, faculty, and staff to be engaged citizens and leaders of the green economy.