News

  • SGA president sets ambitious goals for second term

    Sep 5, 2023

    Florida Polytechnic University senior Melia Rodriguez is spending her second term as Student Government Association (SGA) president laying the groundwork for the organization's efficient and sustainable future. She said she is focusing on optimizing resources and SGA's operations.

  • Florida Poly and TalTech advance AV research through successful partnership

    Aug 31, 2023

    Four years after announcing an innovative partnership on autonomous vehicle (AV) technology, Florida Polytechnic University and Tallin University of Technology (TalTech) in Estonia have taken their cutting-edge research to the next level. The collaboration has produced significant results, enabling the exchange of knowledge, resources, and expertise between the two institutions and beyond.

  • Hurricane Idalia

    Aug 30, 2023

    Updates for Hurricane Idalia.

  • Florida Poly kicks off 10th academic year with exceptional freshmen, exciting growth

    Aug 22, 2023

    Florida Polytechnic University welcomed students back to campus on Tuesday, Aug. 22, launching the 10th academic year in the all-STEM institution's history.

  • 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 President Randy Avent to step down after decade of growing success

    Jul 24, 2023

    LAKELAND, Fla. - Dr. Randy K. Avent, president of Florida Polytechnic University, announced today that he is stepping down from the position at the end of the 2023-24 academic year, 10 years after he began leading the all-STEM institution to remarkable accomplishments.

  • President Avent's Retirement Announcement

    Jul 24, 2023

    Dear Florida Poly family, It's with enormous optimism for the future, and pride in all Florida Polytechnic University has accomplished, that I share important personal news with you today.