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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
Fax:     (239) 590-1066

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FGCU Closes All Operations Tuesday

FORT MYERS, FL - Florida Gulf Coast University will be closed Tuesday, August 19, due to the threat of Tropical Storm Fay. All FGCU on and off campus operations, activities, and events are canceled for Tuesday, according to President Wilson G. Bradshaw.

In preparation for expected weather conditions, the FGCU campus will close tonight (Monday) at 10 p.m. Only FGCU staff designated as essential personnel will be permitted on campus after that time.

The FGCU campus is expected to reopen for regular operations Wednesday, August 20 at 8 a.m. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to check the FGCU Website at for updates and to confirm the reopening schedule. FGCU’s main telephone number, (239) 590-1000 will also provide recorded updated information.

For additional information, news media representatives should contact Audrea Anderson at (239) 590-1083 or (239) 297-3361.

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