Student Life

Learning Involves More than Just Hitting the Books

With 15,000 students, FGCU is a lively, diverse and welcoming community with a reputation as one of the nation’s safest campuses. There's a lot to do here, and getting involved is key to a successful and memorable college experience. 

Become an FGCU Eagle


FGCU’s Waterfront at Lake Como is the designated swimming and sunbathing area for students. It is not intended for public use.


Live Where You Learn

State-of-the-art residence halls make life easier while enriching your social world. And you’re just minutes from classes, the gym and a dining options.


Get more out of college

Get More Out of College

Play Quidditch or paintball. Practice yoga. Reap what you sow at the Food Forest. Hundreds of organizations and sports clubs can enhance your Eagle experience.



Keeping our Students Healthy for Learning

FGCU provides comprehensive physical and emotional well-being services to ensure student success, including counseling, student health, and prevention and wellness programs.

Health and Safety

Student on Hammock



Students Live on Campus


Clubs & Organizations


Places to Eat on Campus

Experience FGCU