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!
Welcome to Florida Gulf Coast University and to your first semester as an FGCU Eagle Parent! This edition of our newsletter, Family Business, will focus on both important reminders and updates that you and your student should keep in mind as the semester begins. We also provide you with some tips on how you can best support your student through their transition. To download our Family Business Newsletter, click the link below:
Your students also received a newsletter via email called Welcome to the Nest to provide them with important reminders and deadlines, events happening throughout the year, as well as tips for helping them be successful throughout their first semester at FGCU. If you would like to view their newsletter as an additional resource to assist your students, please find the link below.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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: