FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Sept. 27, 2022 | FGCU is canceling all classes and non-essential campus activities Thursday and Friday. FGCU leaders will evaluate methods for students to make up for lost instructional time, which will likely include the use of planned study dates as regular academic class. Please expect updates to the academic calendar once we return to normal operations. For storm updates, visit fgcu.edu/emergencymanagement.

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Study Abroad FAQs

  • What are some good reasons for studying abroad?

  • Where can I go?

  • Do I have to be fluent in a foreign language?

  • Will I receive academic credit for studying abroad?

  • How long can I study abroad?

  • How much does the program cost?

  • Do I have to have a certain cumulative GPA to study abroad?

  • What accommodations are provided?

  • What are the application deadlines?

  • How do I find the right program and apply?

  • Where can get I more information?


Faculty Forms 

Documents for Proposing a new Faculty-Led Study Abroad (FLSA) Program

FLSA 2020 Program Development GuidelinesPlease use these guidelines to fill out the FLSA Proposal Form.

Intent to Propose a Faculty-Led Study Abroad Program for 2020- Start here! This form will be used to facilitate a discussion on how to move forward from the idea stage to the final program stage. Please limit information to 1-2 pages. To discuss your program idea (for programs that plan on departing in any semester of 2019) you should make an appointment by May 31st, 2018, to meet with Matthew Ryan, Assistant Director, International Services, by calling the International Services Office front desk at 239-590-7925.

FLSA 2020 Proposal Form- This form is used to formulate your program outline/budget and to obtain approvals to run your FLSA program.

FLSA 2020 Budget Form  Use this form to plan out your budget for your proposed FLSA. This form will provide an overall budget breakdown and calculate per capita cost.

Faculty proposing new programs should not hesitate to contact Matthew Ryan, Assistant Director, International Services Office if assistance is desired for filling out these forms.  

Student Forms 

Course Pre-Approval Form  for study abroad transfer credit.

Submit and application in Horizons when a program has been chosen. 

FGCU Waiver Form for Program Provider, Direct Enroll or Exchange Programs

FGCU Waiver Form for Faculty Led Study Abroad Programs 

Study Abroad Information for Academic Advisors

  • Study Abroad Course Transfer Equivalency Approval Process