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Florida Gulf Coast University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Fort Myers, FL

Location and Setting


Fort Myers Population
68,190
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
760 acres

Weather

Temperature
53.2 average low in January, 90.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
13 mile(s) from campus in Fort Myers
Nearest Train Station
123 mile(s) from campus in Tampa

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
35% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
65%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Eagle
School Colors
Cobalt blue and emerald green

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x      
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x    
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading    
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
drama theatre, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student government, ignite (religious organization), international club, martial arts club, physical therapy association
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
7% of men participate
ROTC
 

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