archive-edu.com » EDU » F » FGCU.EDU

Total: 1403

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    2 2 Program Information About Requesting Information Majors Honors Program Visiting Campus Schedule a Visit Eagle Expo Open House Driving Directions to FGCU Main Campus Campus Map Tour Evaluation Local Hotels Closest Local Hotels Entire List Sugden Welcome Center Welcome Center Team Open House College Fairs and Recruiting Community Outreach Admissions Scholarships Waivers What To Do On Campus What To Do Off Campus Housing Admissions Forms Admissions Publications Admissions Staff Contact Us Related Links Step 2 Applicants Step 3 Admitted Contact Information Undergraduate Admissions Howard Hall main floor 10501 FGCU Boulevard South Fort Myers Florida 33965 6565 239 590 7878 888 889 1095 admissions fgcu edu Home Schooled Students Florida Gulf Coast University welcomes any student who has finished his or her high school studies through home schooling A growing number of students have enrolled at Florida Gulf Coast University with home school backgrounds and as a group these students have excelled in both academic and co curricular activities on the FGCU campus Home schooled applicants are considered for admission to FGCU based on the same criteria and deadlines as Freshman Applicants To apply for admission follow the Freshman Application Process and list the name of the high school as home school on the undergraduate application If the home school is using a transcript service have the service provide an official student transcript However if you utilize another transcript option then make sure it includes the following elements 1 a list of courses with descriptive titles 2 the letter grades earned in each course 3 organize the courses by the academic year in which it was completed and 4 record the student s graduation date After grades are earned in the designated courses the transcript should be signed by the home school educator and then have the signature notarized If

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/homeschooled.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive


  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    degree awarded is a Bachelor s which normally requires four years of study more for some programs This degree includes required general education courses as well as specialization courses in the chosen field Master s Degree A Bachelor s degree is required of all students who desire to enter a Master s degree program This degree generally requires two years of study beyond the Bachelor s degree depending on the number of courses a student completes each academic term Level of Placement and transfer of academic credits Florida Gulf Coast University does not evaluate foreign credentials or transcripts on campus For international student transcript evaluations we suggest you contact one of the international agencies located on the following website http www naces org A course by course evaluation is required for any college courses taken and is recommended for high school equivalency unless a GPA is included in the evaluation If so then a document by document evaluation will suffice You need to request that the agency send the results directly by mail to Undergraduate Admissions as an official document Should you require any additional information please contact the Admissions Office at our toll free number 888 889 1095 or e mail admissions fgcu edu All foreign transcripts should be evaluated for equivalency purposes University level coursework undertaken abroad may be transferable if earned at a recognized institution depending on academic equivalency International students who have completed some university level education and are interested in transferring academic credit to Florida Gulf Coast University should submit an original evaluation of courses taken and an English translation of course syllabi for which credit is desired The evaluating agency will review your transcripts and determine your level of academic study comparable to the U S education system Undergraduate students are placed at the appropriate level for their educational background However academic departments have the option of denying credit for any coursework not applicable to that department The University recommends choosing the course by course evaluation with grades or marks and credit hours equated to the system in the U S First Time in College or Lower Level Transfer students may choose the document by document evaluation for their high school courses if they wish however if the evaluation agency does not provide a GPA the student must meet the minimum SAT 1450 or ACT 21 requirement Transcripts and test scores received and opened by the university may not be transferred to a third party or the applicant and become the sole property of FGCU Admission Criteria Florida Gulf Coast University requires that applicants submit official English language proficiency test scores if English is not the native language Scores must be current not more than 3 years old A Test of English as a Foreign Language TOEFL or the International English Language Testing System IELTS exam must be submitted Either of these tests should be taken as soon as possible and official test scores sent to FGCU A TOEFL score or IELTS exam is

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/intstudentsadmcriteria.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    the FGCU Undergraduate Admission Application for admission Submit your 30 00 application fee Complete the code of conduct section and provide any necessary documentation if needed Make sure you sign the application Identify your country of citizenship and any visa you hold Submit OFFICIAL academic transcripts Foreign academic transcripts must be evaluated by a credential evaluation agency To be considered OFFICIAL the evaluation must be submitted directly from the evaluating agency via postal mail Be certain to instruct the academic evaluation agency to issue the report directly to Florida Gulf Coast University In most cases a document by document evaluation with grade point average GPA being optional is required for high school levels If an evaluation is being done for a high school in an English speaking country notification of foreign language taken is recommended Also a course by course evaluation is required for college or university levels with a GPA and identification of upper level courses recommended If applicable OFFICIAL transcripts of previous academic study in the US from each and every institution must be submitted as well Submit OFFICIAL test scores FGCU accepts the American College Test ACT or the Scholastic Aptitude Test SAT I Reasoning Test for admission purposes If you have never taken either of these tests before you may take the ACT or SAT at any location convenient to you and have the scores sent to FGCU by indicating on the ACT registration form the FGCU Score Report code of 0733 or for the SAT indicating the Score Report code of 5221 To be considered official the scores may be submitted directly from the testing agency by paper or electronically In March 2016 the College Board will offer a redesigned SAT Applicants may submit scores from either version of the test to FGCU as each required score will be included in the admission s evaluation process There will be a correlation standard used to compare scores The FGCU Admissions website will contain the most up to date information on the redesigned SAT and the admissions process Submit current not more than 3 years old OFFICIAL English language proficiency verification To be considered OFFICIAL the verification must be submitted directly from the testing agency via postal mail A Test of English as a Foreign Language TOEFL or the International English Language Testing System IELTS exam must be submitted if English is not your native language A TOEFL score or IELTS exam is not required if you have a degree granted from a U S institution college or university You must have attended the whole four 4 years and graduated from a U S high school to be exempt from TOEFL or IELTS Submit the Financial Statement Form for financial responsibility This form and more detailed information can be found in the International Student Admission Guide below All applicants must submit proof of financial resources equivalent to the cost of attending FGCU for one academic year refer to the Estimated Expenses information The Financial Statement Form must

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/intstudentappprocess.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    Requirement Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes FGCU Admissions Qualifying Program with Florida SouthWestern State College SCF 2 2 Program Information About Requesting Information Majors Honors Program Visiting Campus Schedule a Visit Eagle Expo Open House Driving Directions to FGCU Main Campus Campus Map Tour Evaluation Local Hotels Closest Local Hotels Entire List Sugden Welcome Center Welcome Center Team Open House College Fairs and Recruiting Community Outreach Admissions Scholarships Waivers What To Do On Campus What To Do Off Campus Housing Admissions Forms Admissions Publications Admissions Staff Contact Us Related Links Step 2 Applicants Step 3 Admitted Contact Information Undergraduate Admissions Howard Hall main floor 10501 FGCU Boulevard South Fort Myers Florida 33965 6565 239 590 7878 888 889 1095 admissions fgcu edu Financial Forms In order to assist you better two samples of Financial Forms consistent with FGCU s standards have been made available for your use Select only one form that is appropriate to your specific situation and have your financial institution complete sign and mail it directly to the university In order to be considered official the form has to be mailed by the Bank or brought in a sealed envelope to the Office of Admissions If you

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/financialforms.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    s Degree Second Bachelor s Degree Admission Requirements Second Bachelor s Degree Admission Process Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes Transfer Students Transfer Admission Requirements Transfer Admission Process Foreign language Requirement Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes FGCU Admissions Qualifying Program with Florida SouthWestern State College SCF 2 2 Program Information About Requesting Information Majors Honors Program Visiting Campus Schedule a Visit Eagle Expo Open House Driving Directions to FGCU Main Campus Campus Map Tour Evaluation Local Hotels Closest Local Hotels Entire List Sugden Welcome Center Welcome Center Team Open House College Fairs and Recruiting Community Outreach Admissions Scholarships Waivers What To Do On Campus What To Do Off Campus Housing Admissions Forms Admissions Publications Admissions Staff Contact Us Related Links Step 2 Applicants Step 3 Admitted Contact Information Undergraduate Admissions Howard Hall main floor 10501 FGCU Boulevard South Fort Myers Florida 33965 6565 239 590 7878 888 889 1095 admissions fgcu edu Estimated Expenses for International Students A certificate of eligibility I 20 will not be issued until proof of sufficient funds are verified by the student s financial institution and or sponsor Estimated Expenses 2015 2016 Undergraduate living with parent or sponsor Undergraduate self supporting Graduate Medical Insurance 1 474 1 474 1 474 Books and Supplies 1 200 1 200 1 200 Tuition and Fees 20 370 20 370 23 592 Personal Expenses 1 700 1 700 1 700 Transportation 1 700 1 700 1 700 Housing and meals Room and Board Student contribution 4 712 9 424 9 424 SUBTOTAL 31 156 Sponsor 4 712 TOTAL US dollars 35 868 35 868 39 090 SPECIAL NOTES Submit Sponsor s Financial Support Statement indicating a minimum of US 4 712 of support by providing housing and meals Note the person sponsoring you must be from our local area not

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/expenses.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    minimum TOEFL score of 79 internet based test 213 computer based test or 550 written test or 6 5 on the IELTS test taken within 3 years of the desired term of entry See also the list below for the English speaking countries from which an applicant will not be required to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores English Speaking Countries Please note many other countries have English as a major language but NOT as the native official language TOEFL or IELTS will be required unless English proficiency is otherwise proven Antigua Australia Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Barbuda Belize Bermuda Botswana Cameroon Only North West and South West Provinces Canada except Quebec French Cayman Islands Commonwealth Caribbean Including Belize Dominica Fiji Ghana Grenada Guyana Kenya Irish Republic Jamaica Lesotho Liberia Malawi New Zealand Nigeria Ireland Papua New Guinea Sierra Leone South Africa If Afrikaans is NOT native language St Kitts Nevis St Lucia St Vincent Grenadines Swaziland Tanzania Tobago Trinidad Uganda United Kingdom Virgin Islands Zambia Zimbabwe TOEFL or IELTS Exemptions If you are from an English speaking country you do not need to take the TOEFL or IELTS test You can also be exempt if you have an Associate of Arts Degree from a public Florida Community or State College Have a Bachelor s degree from a U S institution Have a minimum of a C in English Composition Courses 1 2 Attended a U S high school for the entire four years and graduated Applicants who are unable to meet this requirement should contact local Educational Institutions in Southwest Florida that offer Intensive English as a Second Language Courses to help them prepare for the TOEFL test Currently Florida Gulf Coast University does not offer Intensive English as a Second Language Classes to enable international applicants with the necessary language skills to gain admission open Can I receive financial assistance It is the applicant s responsibility to locate funds if outside assistance is needed Applicants who are not U S citizens or Permanent Resident Aliens are not eligible for federal financial aid Applicants should apply for scholarships assistantships fellowships through the appropriate sponsoring body graduate program Links to several aid sources available on the main FGCU International Admissions can be found by clicking here Financial Aid and Scholarships for International Students Currently international students can apply for a tuition waiver For more information please click here Tuition Waiver Information You can apply for FGCU Foundation Scholarships The information can be accessed by clicking here FGCU Foundation Scholarships Please note that the application is only open between November 15th and March 15th each year Additional Florida and U S Financial Assistance Alternate Private Loans information from FGCU Financial Aid Cities private loans from Citicorp East West Center scholarship information from the internationally recognized education and research organization that helps promote the establishment of a stable peaceful and prosperous Asian Pacific community in which the United States is a natural valued and leading partner Florida Linkage Institutes for students from participating

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/internationalFAQ.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    Purposes Transfer Students Transfer Admission Requirements Transfer Admission Process Foreign language Requirement Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes FGCU Admissions Qualifying Program with Florida SouthWestern State College SCF 2 2 Program Information About Requesting Information Majors Honors Program Visiting Campus Schedule a Visit Eagle Expo Open House Driving Directions to FGCU Main Campus Campus Map Tour Evaluation Local Hotels Closest Local Hotels Entire List Sugden Welcome Center Welcome Center Team Open House College Fairs and Recruiting Community Outreach Admissions Scholarships Waivers What To Do On Campus What To Do Off Campus Housing Admissions Forms Admissions Publications Admissions Staff Contact Us Related Links Step 2 Applicants Step 3 Admitted Contact Information Undergraduate Admissions Howard Hall main floor 10501 FGCU Boulevard South Fort Myers Florida 33965 6565 239 590 7878 888 889 1095 admissions fgcu edu Information for Parents Welcome Parents As your son or daughter embarks on the college selection process we encourage you to become involved as well This page was created as a resource for you You will find policies and procedures on applying for admission as well as parent information and steps to take after your child has been admitted We hope this site offers you all the information

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/parents.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive

  • FGCU Undergraduate Admissions - Prospective Students
    files are reviewed in the order completed and decisions are made at that time Depending on the time of year decisions may take anywhere from a few days to several weeks from the date the application file is complete open My student has a hold decision status What does that mean Meeting minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission Admissions decisions are selective and competitive If a student does not meet our desired GPA and test score levels see website we may place them in a hold decision status This will give the student additional time to submit higher test scores or other information as described in our communication to them open How do I set up a visit to see the school or for my student to see the school Reservations can be made by either Filling out the online reservation form on our website Calling 239 590 7878 Monday Friday 8 00 a m until 5 00 p m Emailing a request visitfgcu fgcu edu Tours available at 10 00 a m and 2 00 p m Monday through Friday Select Saturdays see calendar for availability Tours available only at 10 00 a m For larger tour groups you will want to contact our tour coordinator directly You can email the tour guide coordinator at visitfgcu fgcu edu and they will set up your special group tour Please make reservations for your tour as early as possible no later than 72 hours in advance as FGCU is a very popular campus to visit and our tours do fill up open What is the cost of tuition 2015 2016 Undergraduate Cost Tuition and Fees based on 15 credit hours for 2 semesters 6 318 Florida Resident 25 292 Non Florida Resident Cost per credit hour 203 94 Florida Resident 838 73 Non Florida Resident open Do you offer financial aid Scholarships Financial Aid at FGCU is available in the form of scholarships grants loans and work study To find out what you might be eligible for you must complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA before our priority deadline of March 1st The FGCU Foundation offers many scholarships with various qualifications for each one To qualify for consideration students must apply between November 15th and March 1st for the following academic year This year the Foundation will award approximately one point seven million dollars in scholarships to FGCU students Please be aware both the FAFSA and the Foundation Scholarship Application are required for First Generation Scholarship consideration In addition the student must also be eligible for a Federal Pell Grant in order to receive the First Generation Scholarship Our Financial Aid website not only offers additional information about all of the above we also provide links and applications to many outside scholarship opportunities Please check the website regularly for new scholarship opportunities and important updates In addition there are several merit based scholarships and waivers offered through The Office of Admissions Please see the link below for

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/Prospective/parents-faq.html (2016-02-07)
    Open archived version from archive