FGCU Commencement

Spring 2024 Commencement:

Saturday, May 4th & Sunday, May 5th at Alico Arena

Each student that applied to graduate in Gulfline and meets FGCU's eligibility requirements will receive an e-mail the week of February 19th from noreply@marchingorder.com to register to participate in their designated commencement ceremony. You will have until April 12th to claim your tickets. After registering to participate in their designated ceremony, each student will be able to claim up to 4 tickets for their specific ceremony.

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Ceremony 1 - Saturday, May 4th - 10 a.m.

Lutgert College of Business
The Water School

Ceremony 2 - Saturday, May 4th - 3 p.m.

Marieb College of Health & Human Services
Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship 

Ceremony 3 - Sunday, May 5th - 10 a.m.

College of Arts & Sciences (minus psychology and communication majors)

Ceremony 4 - Sunday, May 5th - 3 p.m.

College of Arts & Sciences - psychology majors
College of Arts & Sciences- communication majors
College of Education
U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering

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

Prospective spring graduates who want to walk in May must complete a graduation application in Gulfline.

Only candidates who have met the requirements for graduation, including completion of all credit hours, will be considered eligible to walk in a ceremony.

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Graduation Resources

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