On Campus

Family Day

Join us for events, games, and activities for the whole Phoenix family on September 25, 2021.

Phoenix Family Day is a great time for the whole family to experience what it's like to be a Phoenix. From academics to student life the day is full of activities that showcase Florida Poly's culture.  


Join us on campus for some exciting experiences to celebrate Phoenix Family Day. The day will begin with check-in at 9:30 a.m. on September 25 in the Wellness Center. Families who RSVP will receive a free gift at check-in. Brunch will begin at 10 a.m. Be sure to wear your Florida Poly gear and come ready to learn about the Phoenix life.

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  • 9:30 a.m. Check-in, Wellness Center
  • 10 a.m. Brunch, Wellness Center
  • 6 p.m. Women's Soccer (v. Georgia Southern) with a half-time performance by the Florida Poly Drumline

* Note: Additional details will be added here in the coming week.

Visiting Lakeland

While you're in town, be sure to check out some of the local hot spots. A list of local hotels is also available online to help with your travel planning.


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Digital Activities, Shopping, and More

The activities listed below can be done at any time and are a great way to build excitement for the Fall 2021 Phoenix Family Day. 
Download this exclusive (and free) Florida Poly coloring book designed by local Lakeland artist Bump Galletta,
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Try out these favorite recipes submitted by the Florida Poly community. 
Purchase Phoenix clothing, gifts, and swag for the whole family on our online bookstore. Hundreds of other spirit items are also available in the University's fully online bookstore. The bookstore is manged by Follett and all orders are shipped on-demand.

The University has created a custom persona in the Florida Poly Mobile app for parents and families. Make sure you stay connected by downloading the Florida Poly Mobile app and select the new parents and families persona. If you already have the app, you can select the parent and families persona from the top right corner of the app.


Phoenix Parents Stay Connected

Here are some ways you (and your student) can continue to be involved and connected to what's happening on campus.  
Stay up-to-date with what’s going on at Florida Poly by signing up for news, university events, and updates.
The Weekly Phoenix is a weekly email sent to all students with a Florida Poly email address about current announcements, upcoming deadlines, and events happening on campus. Parents call also sign up for the Weekly Phoenix email too. 
Stay connected with other Phoenix parents by joining one of our parent Facebook Groups.