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Residence Life


Our Residence Life team is committed to developing strong communities that create a positive environment for student success and engagment. Our goal is to enhance your residential experience and provide you opportunities to make your years at FGCU count. 

We accomplish this by:

Programs & Activities 

Our Residence Life team focuses on designing and implementing a wide range of programs and activities 

Impactful Interactions 

Our Residence Life team fosters meaningful interactions between you and your fellow residents 

Roommate Agreements 

Our Residence Life team is here to assist with roommate agreements and conflict resolutions 


First Year Residential Experience

The FYRE program connects residents to peers, faculty, and campus partners to make their first year at FGCU seamless and successful.  

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Academic Support 

The FYRE program provides academic support services to residents through collaborative partnerships with various campus partners. 

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South Village Classes

Classes in SoVi are offered to first year students to enhance faculty to student interactions.

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Programs & Activities   

Our Residence Life staff works all year long to continuously provide community wide programs that are educational and engaging. 


Students Maximizing Our Residential Experience

S'MORES aims to create a cohesive and caring environment for sophomores and lower level transfer students in Osprey Hall.  


Program Initiatives 

Our Residence Life Staff provides program initiatives in academics, community involvement, and leadership. 


Intentional Connections 

Our goal is to provide residents with intentional connections that create career exploration and long term goals. 


S'MORES Nights 

Large scale programs help residents build on their connection the FGCU


Diversity & Civility 

We are committed to  

As residential students of Florida Gulf Coast University, we are committed to a community where civility, integrity, and respect are integral components of the living and learning experience.

We aim to

Show respect, concern, and compassion for our neighbors. Soar high above adversity, prejudice, and discrimination. Hold each other accountable to community standards. Challenge ourselves to be better citizens and take pride in our community.


Recognize your peers

Have you seen an act of civility on FGCU's campus? If so, nominate them for a prize! 

Student Conduct 

FGCU Housing and Residence Life is committed to creating a campus community that is safe and conducive to a student’s academic success and expects all residents who reside and visit the residence halls to abide by the policies set forth for all students.