FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Oct. 3, 2022 | All FGCU classes, including online modalities, as well as non-essential campus activities are cancelled through Sunday, Oct. 9. We return to normal operations Monday, Oct. 10, and full details on the calendar will be announced Tuesday, Oct. 4. It remains vital to our success that we hear from ALL students, faculty and staff so we can assess needs and move forward with reopening campus. Call the FGCU Storm Recovery Call Center at (239) 310-5398 or complete the self check-in survey as soon as possible.

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Eagle Family Weekend

 Eagle Family Weekend 2022 is cancelled.

In an effort to allow our FGCU family and community to heal, we look forward to celebrating Eagle Family Weekend with you at a future time and have cancelled all Eagle Family Weekend events from October 14 - 16, 2022.

Family weekend is designed for the parents, siblings, children, friends, and families of FGCU students to learn more about the university and feel a greater connection to our campus and community. Throughout the weekend there will be activities that give families an opportunity to catch a glimpse of their student's life, envelop themselves in the FGCU and Fort Myers community, and learn more about what it means to be a true Eagle!

Registration includes:

- Admission to all Eagle Family Weekend events *pre-registration required for some events*

- Eagle Family Weekend Swag



Adults: $50 per person

Children (over 6): $20 per person

Children (6 and under): Free

FGCU Student: $15 per student

A final agenda will be shared with registered guests. Continue to check our website for additional confirmed events.


Friday, October 14, 2022

1:00pm-5:00pm   Eagle Family Weekend Check-In

1:00pm-5:00pm   Eagle Family Weekend Welcome Celebration

2:00pm    Swimming & Diving vs. Campbell University

6:00pm - 8:00pm   Hoops & Halloween

8:00pm   Parents Only Meet-Up


Saturday, October 15, 2022

8:00am - 9:00am   Morning Yoga at the Waterfront

8:30am-2:00pm   Eagle Family Weekend Check-In

8:15am-12:00pm   Morning of Service *Pre-Registration Required*

8:30am - 1:00pm   Student Clubs and Organizations Fair

9:00am-10:30am   A Closer Look: Campus Trail Walk

9:30am - 12:30pm   Walking Campus Tour

9:30am - 12:30pm   Bus Tour to North Lake Village

10:00am - 12:00pm   College Displays 

10:00am - 1:00pm   A Closer Look: Laboratories & Demonstrations

10:30am-11:30am   A Closer Look: Campus Sustainability Tour

11:30am-2:00pm   Eagle Family Weekend BBQ

12:00pm    Swimming & Diving vs. Campbell University

2:00pm-5:00pm   Family Fun at the Waterfront

7:30pm   Family Feud!


Sunday, October 16, 2022

10:30am-12:30pm   Eagle Family Weekend Farewell

1:00pm   Women's Soccer vs. Austin Peay


*Continue Checking Back For Confirmed Events. Final Agenda Will Be Shared At Check-In.

There are many hotels near the FGCU campus excited to welcome families to Fort Myers for Eagle Family Weekend! 

We have compiled a list of nearby hotels, many of which offer an FGCU Eagle Family Weekend rate.



Family Weekend Brunch


Parent and Family Programs

McTarnaghan 223
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965

(239) 590-7875