College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

Our programs in the arts, humanities, natural and social sciences instill knowledge, skills and values needed for successful careers and civically engaged lives

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Contribute to research and scholarship with impact

Dive into discovering new knowledge — in coastal waters or inland swamps, in archaeological trenches uncovering our past or in digitized annals of history that yield insight into life today.


Bower School of Music & the Arts

Host to more than 150 local and visiting arts events each year, the Bower School serves as the hub of campus cultural life while preparing students to excel as professionals in the arts and related fields. The Bower School collaborates with other academic disciplines through its innovative programs such as the Crossroads of Art and Science Residency.

Art Gallery


Exhibitions and lectures in the Wasmer Art Gallery, ArtLab Gallery and across campus provide opportunities to engage with local, national and international artists as well as fellow students and faculty.

Music Performance


The beautifully designed 210-seat U. Tobe Recital Hall provides an intimate setting for a variety of concerts and recitals by visiting artists, faculty and students and community outreach workshops.

Theatre Photo


From Shakespeare to Broadway musicals to world-premiere plays, our innovative black-box Theatrelab creates an intimate setting for unique live theatre experiences. 


Engage in comprehensive, hands-on learning

Arts & Sciences is our largest college with the widest range of degree programs. Our world-class faculty inspire well-rounded individuals eager to lead.

Logan Schultz

'17, Philosophy

"FGCU provided me with countless opportunities outside the classroom to apply my knowledge and skills."

Dr. Heather Walsh-Haney

Associate Professor

"I wanted to teach at FGCU because the focus then and now is experiential learning."

Jamie Gaitor

'17, Biology

"The FGCU Effect is about taking whatever circumstance you’re in and applying your best efforts to effect the best outcome."

Reaching beyond campus in diverse ways

We serve not only as a cultural hub for the community, we engage Southwest Florida with thought-provoking lectures, educational programs for area children and scholarship and advocacy on issues that advance university’s guiding principles.


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College of Arts and Sciences
10501 FGCU Blvd. S.
Fort Myers, FL 33965

239-590-7196 (Advising)

239-590-7155 (Dean's Suite)