FGCU Day Celebration

From idea to impact

Education inspires growth, creates prosperity, strengthens community. With that idea, a new university was born 25 years ago, and it's time to celebrate.

from 9 am-3 pm and everyone is welcome.

Join us for a daylong campus and community celebration to kick off our 25th anniversary year. Come and experience the progress and impact of FGCU and have fun all across campus. FGCU Day combines the excitement of Homecoming, Eagle Expo and a wide range of interesting, informative events and activities.

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*Most events will take place outdoors, and masks are encouraged for indoor activities. See the latest guidelines on our Protect the Nest site.

Download your complete guide to your day of fun, food and fascinating programs.


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Get a sneak peek of over 150 activities and events. Plan ahead and don't miss out on FGCU Day.

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It's a whole day of family-friendly fun beginning with a 5k walk/run and a pancake cookoff featuring some of FGCU's top leaders.

Plan your itinerary now for activities all across our beautiful campus. Learn about research by touring labs. Watch for wildlife as you walk our nature trails. Enjoy live music and other performances while savoring campus dining options.

Stick around as FGCU Day leads into our annual Homecoming festivities, including tailgate parties and basketball games.

Check out places to eat

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Make the most of FGCU Day

Download the exclusive Event Guide in the App Store or Google Play to see details of 150-plus activities and plan your itinerary. Event times, food spots, parking options — it’s all mapped in the app.



Join Us for Eagle Expo

Open house for prospective FGCU students

Saturday, February 12 | 10 am - 3pm


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Please RSVP if you will be joining us

Thank you to our FGCU Day event sponsors

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Join us at FGCU Day and Pride Your Ride!
Get a New FGCU License Plate

Get a new FGCU Eagles license plate. Stop by the FLOW mini mobile tax collector unit and order your new FGCU tag. Other services include license and ID credentialing and renewal of vehicle registration.
Location: Cohen Student Union, second floor
Date/Time: Feb. 12 from10 am – 3 pm