ID Cards

Official Identification Card

The Florida Poly ID Card is the official identification card of Florida Polytechnic University. It is issued to all faculty and staff and is required for students to access essential campus services.

The card serves as a student and employee ID card and can be used to pay for purchases in the dining halls (with a paid meal plans) and several online services, including the library and printers/copiers. The card also provides access to university buildings. Several retailers in Lakeland also accept the Florida Poly ID Card for purchases.

To get an ID card students and employees should visit the Florida Poly ID Card office in the Wellness Center. Everyone will be required to:

  1. Show proof of identification, including a valid driver license, state-issued ID or passport.
  2. Provide proof of university status
    1. Students may provide an acceptance letter, class schedule, or tuition bill as proof of university status.
    2. Employees must have their employee ID number.

Visitors and vendors must register at the Florida Poly ID Card Office to receive a pass.


All ID cards have photos. Individuals can have their photo taken at the Florida Poly ID Card Office or, submit a selfie by email (,) ahead of time. Before snapping, make sure to complete the checklist to meet university requirements for student ID photos. Selfie stations are located at the following locations:

  • IST south entrance
  • IST north entrance
  • Admissions
  • Wellness Center

Lost or Stolen Cards

Lost or stolen cards should be reported immediately by calling 1-888-820-0454 (24/7) or visiting the Student ID Card Office in the Wellness Center during normal operating hours. ID holders are responsible for all transactions that occur before their card is officially reported as lost or stolen.


Student ID Card Office
University Auxiliary Services,
Florida Polytechnic University,
Wellness Center 4700 Research Way,
Lakeland, Florida. 33805-8532