Perks and Discounts

In addition to a robust benefits package, Florida Poly employees benefit from many perks and discounts.

On-campus Perks

On campus, employees are invited to participate in free intramural sports program, join the fitness center at a reduced rate, sign up for discounted meal options, and more.

Florida Poly's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) (administered by Baycare) provides free and confidential access to a wide range of services to help employees and their family/household members.

Faculty and staff are welcome to buy a dining plan and take advantage of the cost savings and convenience of eating the healthy and delicious options on campus.

The Florida Polytechnic University Fitness Center provides students, faculty, staff, and guests a friendly, safe, and engaging environment to pursue healthier lifestyle activities. The Fitness Center is equipped with state-of-the-art cardio and strength equipment. An area for aerobics, dance, and Crossfit training is also available.

No matter what fitness goals, experience or interests you may have, the Fitness Center has a service for you. The Fitness Center also has a variety of amenities including locker rooms with showers, lockers (upon request), changing areas and more.

Employees can sign up for a membership for $10 a month. Please email the completed form to Shannon Medley. Membership is required to use facilities.

Faculty and staff are encouraged to participate in university's Recreational Sports programs offered through Student Development.

Community Discounts

The Department of Human Resources is pleased to provide information regarding discounts and perks on local and national goods, services, and recreation offered to Florida Poly faculty and staff.

The details listed below provide a wide variety of offers aimed at consistently providing a high quality of work-life and demonstrating appreciation for our valued employees.

Corporate Shopping 

Corporate Shopping connects employees to over 250 top national retailers offering incredible employee discounts and private offers. A few popular retailers include: Costco, Sam's Club,,, TrueCar Employee Auto Purchasing and many more. Click on the link and start enjoying incredible savings.  

Lakeland Symphony Orchestra

The Lakeland Symphony Orchestra offers all Florida Polytechnic University students a free student ticket online for symphonic concerts by clicking on this link. No code is required. Just choose "student" when selecting your seats. All Florida Polytechnic University faculty and staff may also receive a free adult ticket by using code FLPOLY at checkout. Contact the Lakeland Symphony Orchestra office for more information at 1.863.688.3743 or email them at

Medieval Times 

Get discounted tickets for an epic battle of steel and steed as six brave knights showcase spectacular horsemanship and swordplay while competing in an authentic jousting tournament. Click on this link

Tickets at Work

Take advantage of discounts and special offers from TicketsAtWork on travel and entertainment, discounts on hotels and rental cars and savings on brands you know and love. It's cost-free and easy to enroll. Just visit TicketsatWork and use company code FPUPERKS to start saving. 

Anytime Fitness

Get to a healthier place with Anytime Fitness North Lakeland. Employees can receive 50% off the sign up fee and 10% of the monthly rate. Pick the membership plan that best suits you and apply the discount to that plan. Must present a valid Florida Poly ID to obtain the discount.

CPR Certified

Get 50% off any of the CPR, First Aid, or BLS certification courses. Faculty, staff, students, and alumni can use the code STUDENT50 to receive the discount. There is a maximum discount of $50 if purchasing more than one course or when used for group enrollments.

Planet Fitness

Enjoy discounted rates with a valid Florida Poly ID:

  • The Classic Membership– $10 to join and $10 per month with an annual fee (one time per year) of $39.
  • The Black Card membership, includes amenities–$0 down and $21.99 a month with an annual fee (one time per year) of $39.

For more information call Laura Webb at 1-863-853-3322.


Chirp offers discounted audiobooks for purchase with no subscription or membership fee. Use code FLORIDAPOLYEMPLOYEE20 which is good for 20% off your first audiobook. This offer is good through 12-31-2023. If you have any questions email them at 


ComputerXpress offers the largest supply of recertified computers, desktops, and laptops in Lakeland. Employees receive 15% off all services and computer systems in stock. Must present a valid Florida Poly ID at checkout.


GS-JJ is a professional promotional gift merchandise gift company with over 20 years business experience, We offer lapel pins, stickers, medals, coins, lanyards, keychains, wristbands, etc. We offer a 10% discount to all Florida Poly faculty, staff, and students. Order online using your Florida Poly email and use FLORIDAPOLY10OFF to receive a 10% discount. 

HP Employee Purchase Program 

The HP Employee Purchase Program (EPP) offers HP consumer products at discounts typically up to 10% off starting prices. Use Code: EP17047 when registering.


Tech-Perks is an easy and intuitive platform for Florida Poly employees to take advantage of huge discounts on brand name consumer electronic products including: smartphone cases, chargers, screen protectors, Bluetooth headphones and speakers, and chargers, and so much more!

* Brands like Otterbox, JBL, Casemate, Kate Spade, Rifle Paper, Belkin, Popsockets, Skullcandy and many more.

* Free and Exclusive Closed off site for just approved employees.

* Up to 75% off MSRP. All products are brand new in retail packaging.  

* Free shipping on any order over $45 or higher. 

* Click Sign Up, Enter Your Membership Code (FLORIDAPOLY) and Create Your Account - then enjoy the savings!


Employees can save up to 25% OFF on base rates at Avis. Click on the link above or call 1-800-331-1212 and use discount code AWD# D134100.


Employees can save up to 25% off base rates at Budget. Click on the link above or call 1-800-455-2848 and use discount code BCD#: Z408900.


Employees save up to 25% using CDP# 1742729 at Hertz car rental.


Prime4Limo is a ground transportation provider for limousine, party bus and charter bus services which are commonly used for weddings, birthdays, sporting events and more. Their service is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year for your transportation needs. Get a $100 discount for Florida Polytechnic employees on the initial charge at time of booking. Email from your university email to redeem the discount and get excellent trip assistance.

Wyndham Hotels

Save up to 20% off the Best Available Rate per night at almost 7,000 Wyndham Hotel Group Hotels around the world. Brands include: Wyndham Hotels, Wyndham Grand Collection, Days Inn, Ramada, TRYP by Wyndham, Wyndham Garden, Hawthorn Suites, Baymont Inns & Suites, Night Hotels, Howard Johnson, Microtel, Super 8, Knights Inn, Travelodge, Wingate, & Dream Hotels.

Must book in advance using discount code 1000010476. For more information call 1-800-364-6176.

Century Avenues Apartments

Employees can receive the following discounts by providing a valid Florida Poly ID to the leasing office:

  • 12–14 month leases: Waived unit deposit and $250 off first full month’s rent.
  • 7–11 month leases: Waived unit deposit and $150 off the first full month’s rent.

College Hunks Hauling Junk

Receive 10% off moving, move labor, furniture staging, junk removal, estate clean-out, and more. Use code POLYHUNKS for services in Polk and Eastern Hillsborough counties.

For services in Orlando, email Amanda Cook or call 386-479-6967.

Discount Mini Storage

Receive your second month free. Must present a valid Florida Poly ID card to redeem this discount. Enjoy great prices, a large selection of sizes, climate controlled and friendly on-site management. For more information call Lisa Vogt at 863-646-6918 or visit 

Highland Homes

Highland Homes offers employees $3,000 in FREE new home upgrades. For more details on this exclusive offer, community information, and to find your new home, call the New Home Specialists at 863-797-4999.

Two Men and a Truck

Florida Poly employees will receive the following benefits when scheduling a move with Two Men and a Truck:

  • Trained, professional, uniformed movers
  • $25 off fuel surcharge
  • 25% off packing materials
  • Priority scheduling and flexibility

If you have questions or want more information, click the link above or email Two Men and a Truck to begin the process.

Village at Lake Highland Apartments

Employees can receive the following discounts by providing a valid Florida Poly ID to the leasing office:

  • 12–14-month leases: Waived unit deposit and $250 off first full month’s rent.
  • 7–11-month leases:  Waived unit deposit and $150 off the first full month’s rent.

For more information about any of the discounts listed above, contact Human Resources


Last updated: March 2024

Disclaimer: HR has provided these discounted services without endorsement and for your benefit. Faculty & Staff who choose to use the listed participants should also understand that Florida Polytechnic University takes no responsibility for the accuracy or updates of information provided by these participating merchants.