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Florida Polytechnic University Student Life

Florida Polytechnic University is on a 171-acre campus in a suburban setting in Lakeland, Florida, not far from Tampa Bay.

Florida Polytechnic University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Florida Polytechnic University students' favorite campus events are PolyCon, Game Expo and Hackathon.

Does Florida Polytechnic University offer student housing?

Florida Polytechnic University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Florida Polytechnic University students live off campus. In 2021, 48% of undergrads at Florida Polytechnic University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 52% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Florida Polytechnic University. There are 757 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,349 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 629 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Is Florida Polytechnic University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Florida Polytechnic University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Florida Polytechnic University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Florida Polytechnic University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Florida Polytechnic University, take I-4 to Lakeland, FL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Orlando International Airport airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Florida you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Florida Polytechnic University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Florida Polytechnic University Students

16%

Women

84%

Men

85%

Full Time

15%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

61%

21%

6%

5%

4%

2%

1%

0.23%

0.23%

Undergraduate Students

1,349

Graduate Students

73

Non-Resident / International Students

25

Florida Polytechnic University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,422

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

58%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,940

Out-of-State

$21,005

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Apr 1
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