Important Dates

October 1, 2019 - The first day that you can complete the on-line application for the FGCU Foundation Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year.

January 1, 2020 - The priority deadline for completing the 2020-2021 FAFSA and FGCU Foundation Scholarship. Students who complete and submit the FAFSA and submit the required documents to the FGCU Financial Aid Office by March 1st will receive priority consideration for limited federal, state and institutional need based funds.

March 1, 2020 - The deadline for completing the on-line application for the FGCU Foundation Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Students must have a UIN (University Identification Number) before they will be able to complete this application.  New students will receive their UIN within 48 hours after applying for their  Future Eagles Account.

June 30, 2020 - The last day that you can complete the FAFSA for the 2019-2020 academic year. Your completed FAFSA must be received by the federal processor by your last day of enrollment or by June 30, whichever is sooner.

  • If you are enrolled for just the Fall semester in a particular academic year, your FAFSA must be received by the federal processor by the last day of the Fall semester.
  • If you are enrolled for both the Fall and Spring semesters, your FAFSA must be received by the federal processor by the last day of the Spring semester.
  • If you are enrolled for the Fall and Spring semesters as well as the Summer term, your FAFSA must be received by the federal processor by June 30.