Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advisory to Protect The Nest:

FGCU continuously monitors the latest information from health officials and shares details on the Coronavirus Updates website. Get details including helpful FAQs. Students, faculty and staff, remember to complete the FGCU Daily Health Screening App every day before coming to campus (239-590-1206 for technical and other support related to the Screening). COVID-19 rules apply to campus visitors.

Learn More


Invest in our faculty and programs

Excellent teaching and academic initiatives are at the heart of our commitment to students.

Endowments that support FGCU and its students provide the resources to develop and enrich the educational experience.

Eminent Scholars decorative image

Eminent Scholars

The eminent scholar designation attracts internationally renowned authorities to FGCU. Their leadership, knowledge and cutting-edge research enhance the educational experience and the university's prominence.


Nursing decorative image

Distinguished Professorships

These are individuals who have demonstrated excellence in research and scholarly activities, are widely published and show a commitment to using their own achievements to give their students the most stimulating and up-to-date education available in their fields.

Decorative photo of pianist

Academic Initiatives

Named program endowments provide support each year for selected academic programs. These gifts advance programs by providing funding not available through state budget allocations.