Welcome Class of 2026
We could not be more excited to welcome you to FGCU. Orientation is an opportunity to meet new and current students, learn important information for starting college successfully, and ask any questions you may have.
Beginning mid-February all FTIC students admitted for the summer/fall 2022 semester with a paid admission deposit will receive an email with instructions for registering for an orientation program. All FTIC students will attend a two-day in-person orientation program May-July.
|DAYs||SESSION DATE||ADMIT TERM|
|Monday - Tuesday||May 23 - 24||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||May 25 - 26||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||June 1 - 2||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||June 6 - 7||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||June 20 - 21||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||June 22 - 23||Summer/Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||June 27 - 28||Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||June 29 - 30||Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||July 6 - 7||Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||July 11 -12||Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||July 13 - 14||Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||July 18 - 19||Fall 2022|
|Wednesday - Thursday||July 20 - 21||Fall 2022|
|Monday - Tuesday||July 25 - 26||Fall 2022|
Orientation for Spring 2023
First Time in College (FTIC) students admitted for the spring 2023 semester will attend a one-day Eagle View Orientation program between December - January. Registration for these programs will open the second week of October 2022. Please visit our website at that time for further information.
How To Register
Registering for Orientation is as easy as 1-2-3!
1. Keep an eye on your email- Admitted students will receive an email with information about next steps, including registering for Orientation.
2. Activate your Eagle Email - This is your official student account that will be used for your FGCU email and more - like registering for Orientation.
3. Enroll in to 2 Factor Authentication (Duo Mobile)- Enrolling in two-factor authentication is mandatory for all students and provides an additional layer of security that guards your personal information in our University systems.
4. Pay your Admissions Deposit in Gulfline - Please note, you must wait 24-48 business hours after you have paid your Admissions Deposit to sign in and register for an Orientation program (STEP 5).
5. Log in to The Orientation Registration System and complete your orientation registration!
Cost of Orientation
Students are charged a $35.00 orientation fee which covers materials, staffing, and associated program costs. Additionally, the two-day overnight orientation program for fist year students includes additional costs for housing, meals (dinner on Day 1, Breakfast on Day 2), refreshments, and first year programming. The total student charge is $110. If the student cannot afford this charge, please contact our office at 239-590-7875 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We know you're probably still curious about what to expect and how to prepare for your Eagle View Orientation program. The checklist below is designed to introduce you to some important information, answer some basic questions before you arrive on campus, and ensure that you are prepared for your orientation experience!
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