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Office of New Student Programs

Office of New Student Programs

Parent and Family Programs

 
 

Staying Informed

Want to have a better understanding of the challenges that new students typically face in their first year of college and learn how you can help your student successfully meet these challenges? Check out our Family Business Newsletter for information on upcoming campus events, important dates and deadlines, and opportunities for campus involvement!

This edition of our newsletter, Family Business, will focus on things to keep in mind when awaiting your students arrival at home for winter break. First Year Advising also provides some information on your students upcoming advising transition, as well as what to expect if they are no longer on good academic standing with the University. To download our Family Business Newsletter, click the link below:

FGCU December Family Business Newsletter

If you are not on the New Student Programs electronic distribution list, but would like to receive montly notifications from our office, please fill out the Parent Contact Form and return it to parents@fgcu.edu.

 

New Student Programs is on Social Media!

Log on to Facebook and like the New Student Programs page! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @FGCU_NSP. We will post reminders, announcements, and keep you up-to-date with what is going on at FGCU. Please encourage your students to follow us too, so they also receive current information.

 

Eagle View Orientation Presentations:

Please find below some of the Parent and Guest Program Presentations that were given this summer at orientation: 

 Money Matters - Office of Financial Aid & Office of the Bursar

Live Where You Learn - Office of Housing & Residence Life

Commuter Students at FGCU - Office of New Student Programs

FGCU Bookstore, Eagle ID Card and Campus Dining - FGCU Business Operations

Introduction to Academics - First Year Advising

Academic Support at FGCU - Center for Academic Acheivement

Wellness at FGCU - Counseling & Psychological Services

Safety & Parking at FGCU - University Police Department