• Florida Poly's class of 2027 begins STEM journey with convocation, orientation

    Aug 21, 2023

    Nearly 300 incoming freshmen began exploring their new home at Florida Polytechnic University over the weekend. They moved in, made important friendships, and embarked on an educational journey toward STEM and career success.

  • Florida Poly welcomes talented cohort of global scholars, researchers

    Aug 9, 2023

    Exceptional university students and researchers from around the globe will arrive at Florida Polytechnic University during the 2023-2024 academic year to continue advancing their work and studies.

  • Florida Poly recognized as a national leader in STEM education

    Aug 2, 2023

    When it comes to filling the need for qualified STEM professionals, Florida Polytechnic University is among the nation's best. In a recent analysis by EdSmart, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, Florida Poly ranked No. 2 in the United States for having the most students enrolled in popular STEM programs.

  • Mercedes internship puts computer science senior on the right track

    Jul 27, 2023

    A passion for computer science and implementing technological solutions has Florida Polytechnic University rising senior John Lowery feeling right at home in his second summer internship with Mercedes-Benz Vans. He is working as a business analyst intern implementing cloud technologies into the company's everyday operation at its location in Charleston, South Carolina.

  • Florida Poly student makes waves in marine engineering internship

    Jul 20, 2023

    Florida Polytechnic University rising junior Abryn Peters is putting his summer days to good use with an internship at Measutronics, a nationwide provider of positioning, guidance, and underwater imaging solutions for marine construction and dredging.

  • New chair to shape future of engineering physics at Florida Poly

    Jul 18, 2023

    LAKELAND, Fla. - As the new chair of Florida Polytechnic University's Engineering Physics Department, Dr. Ian Bentley said he plans to redesign the physics curriculum and work with his department to take the first-year physics program to a new level.

  • Alum works on autonomous vehicle technology at NVIDIA

    Jul 13, 2023

    Mihir Lad '22 is living out his dream of working on autonomous vehicle (AV) technology as a part of the fleet engineering team at NVIDIA, a leader in AI and accelerated computing, based in Santa Clara, California.

  • Accreditation Team Invites Public Comments About Florida Polytechnic University Police Department

    Jul 12, 2023

    LAKELAND, Fla. – A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) will arrive Tuesday, Aug. 15 at Florida Polytechnic University to examine all aspects of the University's Police Department's policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. Florida Polytechnic University Police Department (FPPD must comply with numerous standards to receive accredited status. Many of the standards are critical to life, health, safety issues, and best practices.

  • Tech, defense business leaders join Florida Poly Foundation Board

    Jul 11, 2023

    Johnnie Curls, Jr., owner and CEO of Barney's Pumps, and Alen Tomczak, a national director for digital intelligence company Cellebrite, have been named to the Florida Polytechnic University Foundation Board of Directors.

  • Florida Poly student learns the ropes of road resurfacing at FDOT internship

    Jul 3, 2023

    An encounter at Florida Polytechnic University's Career and Internship Fair drove Catarina Andrade to a summer internship that sees her working with engineering-related departments at the Florida Department of Transportation.