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Commencement Deadlines

 Fall 2020 Commencement

DATES DESCRIPTION
May 15 Deadline to Apply to Graduate

Required submission via GULFLINE

N/A First day to RSVP online.  Instructions will be emailed to all students who applied for graduation.
N/A Deadline to RSVP.  
TBD Grad Fair in the University Bookstore (12 pm - 5 pm)
Grad Fair in the University Bookstore (10 am - 2 pm)
October 23 Last day to pre-order cap and gown online and save $10.  Order Cap and Gown Online.  
November 13 Last day to pre-order cap and gown online.  Order Cap and Gown Online.  
November 13 Deadline to submit Service Learning hours
N/A Electronic guest tickets emailed to Eagle email accounts
TBD Cap and Gown distribution at FGCU Bookstore
Thursday, November 5 - Midnight Deadline: Last day to submit photo and message for virtual commencement. Visit FGCU.edu/fall2020grad
Saturday, December 12 at 10 a.m. Commencement:  Visit FGCU.edu/fall2020grad

 Spring 2021 Commencement

DATES DESCRIPTION
December 11, 2020 Deadline to Apply to Graduate

Required submission via GULFLINE

TBD First day to RSVP online.  Instructions will be emailed to all students who applied for graduation.
TBD Deadline to RSVP.  
TBD Grad Fair in the University Bookstore (12 pm - 5 pm)
Grad Fair in the University Bookstore (10 am - 2 pm)
 TBD Last day to pre-order cap and gown online and save $10.  Order Cap and Gown Online.  
April 5 Deadline to submit Service Learning hours
TBD Electronic guest tickets emailed to Eagle email accounts
TBD Cap and Gown distribution at FGCU Bookstore
Sunday, May 2 Commencement (tentative)

 

Important Links

  1. Need Special Assistance? Please be advised that accessible seating is limited.  Alico Arena provides accommodations for those individuals with disabilities including elevators, accessible seating, and accessible restrooms. Accessible seating is available at all FGCU venues in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. ADA seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis and we request that out of respect for other guests, please limit to one companion seat. If you need the use of a wheelchair we recommend that you bring one with you. Pick-up and drop off at the front of the arena is available before and after the ceremony. Parking map and detail information.
  2. Cap and Gown. For further information on Cap and Gowns please visit the FGCU Bookstore webpage.
  3. Alumni Information