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Polk State College Student Life

Polk State College is on a 98-acre campus in a suburban setting in Winter Haven, Florida, not far from Orlando and Tampa. There are many activities and organizations for Polk State College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Polk State College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Polk State College has a thriving Florida Student Nursing Association. In fact, more students participate in Florida Student Nursing Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Polk State College include Honors Program Student Council, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Student Government Association and SALO (Student Activities and Leadership Office).

Polk State College students' favorite campus traditions are Welcome Week, Hispanic Heritage Month and Intramural Sports.

Does Polk State College Offer Student Housing?

Polk State College offers on-campus housing. .Polk State College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Polk State College Athletics

Polk State College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Polk State College

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.

Polk State College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Polk State College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Plan a Visit to Polk State College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Polk State College, take U.S. Highway 17 to Winter Haven, FL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Orlando International 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 Polk State College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Polk State College Students

63%

Women

37%

Men

36%

Full Time

64%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

46%

27%

18%

4%

2%

1%

1%

0.41%

0.16%

Undergraduate Students

10,827

Non-Resident / International Students

113

Polk State College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

10,827

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,716

Out-of-State

$14,091

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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