Florida Gulf Coast University Off Campus Apartments

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Florida Gulf Coast University, home of the Eagles, is a relatively new college that sprang up in 1991 in the southern area of Fort Myers, Florida. This public university has a great business and hospitality management program, which is a popular major among its students. Beyond just your general and major requirements, FGCU really stresses environmental studies. This green school requires all of its students to read up on ecology and preservation of the environment before graduation day. It’s a small school with small classes, so don’t shy away from getting to know your professors during their office hours.

Living Off-Campus

Like many other universities, students at FGCU are finding their own places to rent after freshman year. 70-75% of all the undergraduates are living off-campus and there are a lot of affordable options available in our listings. The downside is that the locations of these places are scattered across the city, but getting to and from campus should be no big deal; there is a campus shuttle called the Eagle Express that can bring you around. Many of the rentals around Fort Myers have great views overlooking the waterfront. If you’re renting for the first time, read up on how you can optimize your apartment search. Trust me, it’ll save you from pulling out your hair when you should really be focusing on midterms and finals.

The Sunshine State

To be honest, life in Florida is pretty cool. It’s like being on vacation all year round when you are in school. Or at least the weather thinks so. The days are warm, the people are friendly, and the city of Fort Myers is mellow enough that you can really take a step back to enjoy your life. The city is small, but you’ll find all that you really need here with The Gulf Coast Town Center and Miromar Outlets, both shopping centers near campus. Also, try to take weekend trips to Naples Beach if you really want a getaway.

Average Apartment Rent in Fort Myers

# Bedrooms Nov Oct Sep 3 Month % change
Studio N/A N/A N/A 0%
1 Bed $1,364 $1,569 $1,569 -13.1%
2 Bed $1,471 $1,670 $2,100 -30%
3 Bed $2,099 $2,290 $2,088 0.5%

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4110 Castilla Circle, Fort Myers

4110 Castilla Circle, Fort Myers

Fort Myers, Florida, 33916

2 Bedrooms$850

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$1600 One bedroom in Fort Myers-Winkler Ave

$1600 One bedroom in Fort Myers-Winkler Ave

Fort Myers, Florida, 33907

1 Bedroom$1,600

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1956 GROVE AVENUE, FORT MYERS

1956 GROVE AVENUE, FORT MYERS

Fort Myers, Florida, 33901

3 Bedrooms

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3539 Cleveland Avenue, FORT MYERS

3539 Cleveland Avenue, FORT MYERS

Fort Myers, Florida, 33901

2 Bedrooms

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3510-3512 Dora St, Fort Myers

3510-3512 Dora St, Fort Myers

Fort Myers, Florida, 33916

2 Bedrooms

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