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FGCU Commencement

Spring 2023 Commencement:

Saturday, May 6th and Sunday, May 7th

Each student that applied to graduate in Gulfline and meets FGCU's eligibility requirements received an e-mail on Wednesday, March 1st from noreply@marchingorder.com to register to participate in their designated commencement ceremony. After registering to participate in their designated ceremony, each student will be able to claim up to 4 tickets for their specific ceremony.


Saturday, May 6th at 10am: Ceremony 1
College of Arts & Sciences (all majors except Psychology and Biology majors)

Saturday, May 6th at 3pm: Ceremony 2
College of Arts & Sciences (only Psychology and Biology majors)

The Water School

U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering

Sunday, May 7th at 10am: Ceremony 3
Marieb College of Health & Human Services

Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship

Sunday, May 7th at 3pm: Ceremony 4
Lutgert College of Business

College of Education


FGCU celebrates two commencement events a year – at the conclusion of the Spring and Fall semesters.

Students who are within 4 credit hours to complete their academic program during the Summer 2023 term are invited to participate in the Spring 2023 Commencement ceremony.

Prospective summer graduates who want to walk in May and be named in the commencement brochure must complete a graduation application in Gulfline by March 10.

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Graduation resources

Note: Information will be updated as we get closer to Spring Commencement.

FGCU Grad Facts


Average Fall Graduation Size


Total Alumni (2022)


First-generation students


Student-to-faculty ratio

Need help?

Students: Please contact your advisor for graduation assistance.

General Commencement Questions: events@fgcu.edu

The Commencement Team

10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965