University Relations


The Department of University Relations works to build brand awareness and affinity among internal and external constituents, create strategic relationships that promote advocacy and support for Florida Poly, and implements communications strategies.

“I’m excited to be a part of Florida Poly and continue to help the
university grow and achieve excellence.”

Maggie Mariucci
Assistant Vice President of University Relations

Our Services

  • Communications and marketing
  • Brand management
  • Graphic design
  • Coordinating major university events
  • Digital campus signage
  • Managing the university’s intranet
  • Media relations
  • Crisis communications
  • External communications
  • Internal communications
  • Social media
  • University publications
  • University photography
  • University event calendar
  • University websites
  • Managing enterprise-wide CMS
  • Advertising campaign development
  • Advertising campaign implementation
  • News & multimedia production & promotion

How Do I Get Help With…

Faculty and staff who would like assistance should fill out the online form. Once received, our team will reach out to you to discuss your project goals and needs, develop a timetable for completion and work with you every step of the way to ensure a successful completion. Some of our more common requests are listed below.


We’ll guide you through the process of updating current content on or expanding upon your existing presence in order for you to meet your departmental goals. Submit a request.

Graphic Design

From flyers to programs to more comprehensive projects, our team will guide you through the process of developing a professional look for all of your graphic design needs. Submit a request.

Brand Materials

Every department has a need for Florida Poly-branded material. Contact us for help on developing and ordering your promotional material. Submit a request.

Add an Event to the University Calendar

Email with all applicable event information.

Request a News Story

Whether you’re looking for media coverage for a particular event or have other news to share, let us know in advance so we can come up with the right solution for you. Submit a request.


The University Relations team works with a group of talented freelance photographers to coordinate photography for university events and programs. Several times a year, the department also hosts portrait sessions, at which time faculty and staff are invited to have their photo taken in an approved university location. All internal inquiries should be made here. All requests from external sources should be made to

Access Florida Poly's Multimedia Library

Access our official multimedia library and download high-quality photos, university-branded materials, videos and more. If you don’t find what you’re looking for contact

Upcoming Events

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Nearly 300 graduate and undergraduate students received degrees at Florida Polytechnic University’s second four-year class commencement on Sunday, May 5 at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland, Florida.

The health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff is our top priority. Visit our webpage for resources and additional information. Students, I’m happy to introduce the Florida Poly Virtual Student Union, a digital hub for students that is designed to make remote learning and campus engagement – from wherever you are – a little […]


The Weekly Phoenix

We are developing a platform to ensure consistent communications with university stakeholders, including students and employees. This weekly email will include announcements and important deadlines submitted by students and employees.

Florida Poly Mobile

Florida Poly Mobile is a new way to be connected, stay informed and get involved at Florida Poly.

New Website

The work has just begun to develop a new university website. After a vendor is selected via the state’s competitive solicitation process, the team will begin working with departments across the university to collect feedback and start the development process.


Lakeland Technology Building at Polk State College
3433 Winter Lake Road,
Lakeland, FL 33803