Employment Opportunities

Work at Florida Gulf Coast University

Located in Southwest Florida between the Florida Everglades and the Gulf of Mexico, Florida Gulf Coast University offers an exceptional environment for learning. Half of our 800 acres is preserved or restored nature. Our campus and region serve as a living laboratory where life-enhancing discoveries are made. We're an incubator for entrepreneurs who fuel economic development and a cultural resource that enriches life on and around campus. Our sports teams energize the entire region.

With more than 1,400 full- and part-time faculty and staff employees, FGCU offers a robust benefit package including medical and dental plans, life insurance, a retirement program with tax-deferred investment options, tuition waiver for employees and their families, paid holidays, sick leave, vacation time and competitive salaries. Thank you for your interest in Florida Gulf Coast University!

External Candidates 

Explore career openings with Florida Gulf Coast University and all it has to offer!


Please submit an application to our new career site by clicking the "External Applicants" link provided below. External candidates must create an account before applying for positions. Once an account has been created and verified, candidates may browse open positions, apply for a job, check the status, and manage their profile as a returning user. Applications submitted through our previous system are no longer available.

*If you are currently an FGCU Faculty, Staff or Student employee, please apply via the Workday link under ‘Internal Candidates.' 

External Applicants 


Internal Candidates

Current FGCU Faculty, Staff & Administration employees, and student workers can now access the new job portal through Workday. Please follow these steps to view and apply for an open position in your Workday account:

  • Log in to Workday via the link below
  • Click the ‘Career’ icon.
  • Click ‘Find Jobs’
  • The Career Sites will reflect current open positions for your review/application.
  • Current employees may update their professional profile through the Career icon to include Education, Job History and other professional information.



FGCU Campus Dining logoIf you are interested in applying for a student position with Chartwells/FGCU Campus Dining, please visit Dineoncampus.

Campus Dining Jobs 

Equal Employment Opportunities and Affirmative Action

Florida Gulf Coast University is committed to maintaining a respectful, fair educational and work environment, free from discrimination or harassment.

The goal of the University is to prevent discrimination or harassment from occurring and to provide a means of raising and resolving complaints promptly and effectively.

The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic predisposition, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression, or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal law, as well as University regulations and policies.


Contact Information

Department of Human Resources
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Boulevard, South
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565


  • Florida Gulf Coast University participates in E-Verify.  
  • Finalists will be required to submit to a background investigation.


Inspiring those who inspire others — that’s The FGCU Effect.