Graduates at commencement

  2022 Commencement Details

Commencement will be held on Sunday, May 8 at 2 p.m. at the RP Funding Center. Additional details will be posted here as they become available. Please check back often.

2021 Commencement Recap

Florida Polytechnic University celebrated the graduation of its classes of 2020 and 2021 on Sunday, May 2, at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland. The long-awaited in-person commencement ceremony marked the culmination of four years of hard work for more than 325 graduates who earned high-demand STEM degrees.

Learn more and view photos and videos from the ceremony.

Information for Graduates and Guests

You have questions about graduation and we have the answers. 

Phoenixes, know where to order your caps and gowns, tickets, when to arrive on graduation day, and more.

Graduate Commencement Guide


Friends and family of the graduate: Here’s everything you need to know about commencement, including what time to get there, where to park, where to order official photos, and more.

Guest Commencement Guide

About to Graduate? 

Graduation doesn’t signal the end of your journey with Florida Poly. Check out these resources and opportunities to connect and give back to your university. 
Commencement items, including graduation announcements, class rings and diploma frames, are available through Herff-Jones.

All graduates have the opportunity to participate in the Senior Class Gift. For more information visit

As a member of the Alumni Association, you can join in our efforts to foster the mission of the University, network with fellow alumni and inspire future generations of STEM leaders.