Connect With the Right Opportunities
As a student currently attending Florida Southern College, you have already connected to caring faculty and staff, made new friends, and learned your way around campus. Below you’ll find the resources you need to succeed in and out of the classroom.
Order your books for the upcoming semester, buy some cool FSC gear, or find the perfect gift for someone special.
Have questions about finalizing enrollment or paying your Student Account balance? The Business Office can assist you with finalizing your enrollment. In addition, they can answer questions you may have about your Student Account or the release of the balance of your financial assistance to you.
Questions about roommates, housing, and other student services? Come to us! Here at FSC we strive to make your experience on campus a positive and impactful one, and our well-trained staff and resident advisors will ensure this.
Take advantage of the different types of federal, state and community aid available to you, and find the help you need to get through the application process!
The Registrar’s Office will assist you in taking care of official business such as verifying your admission or enrollment status or obtaining an official FSC transcript. They can also help demystify the confusing world of incoming credits for you and assist you in figuring out what classes you do and don’t need in order to graduate.
Find information on test dates, test registration procedures, and test day policies for a variety of national standardized exams, such as CLEP, ACT, LSAT and others.
Get a life
Association of Campus Entertainment (ACE)
The Association of Campus Entertainment (ACE) constantly provides FSC students with exciting activities, and is your primary source of entertainment on campus. They sponsor a wide variety of events throughout the academic year. Every event put on is unique and identifies with the culture of Florida Southern College, because it is organized by people who know exactly what that means!
Love to compete? More importantly, love to win? You should think about Florida Southern Athletics. The Mocs have won 27 division II national championships, including 19 NCAA sports and a fantastic water-skiing team. Get in contact with a coach, check out the scores and photos from a recent game, view rosters, and follow all FSC athletics news on the athletics website!
The student-led campus ministries are at the heart of religious life at Florida Southern. Virtually every night of the week there is an opportunity for students to put their beliefs into practice and live out their faith. With a variety of offerings, its easy to find your niche, develop your leadership skills, and discover your place in a ministry to be passionate about.
Whether your interests lie in cultural, social, educational, or recreational activities--we have something for you! Check out the student life calendar for more information on the clubs and meetings going on around campus.
Along with friendships and fun, Greek organizations excel at bringing out the best in their members. Through involvement in their various activities and philanthropies, brothers and sisters develop leadership, organization, communication and interpersonal skills. Even more importantly than these skills, members of Greek life develop a bond that will remain with them for the rest of their lives.
A unique arts series, the Festival of Fine Arts provides students with invaluable opportunities to attend outstanding performances, interact with guest artists, and perform with faculty and peers. Most events are free to students.
Here at the Life and Cultural Center, we provide students with volunteer opportunities in the community. We especially concentrate our services with minority and international students, but provide programs to everyone in order to enlighten them to the diverse culture that is engrained within our Florida Southern College family.
FSC has many ways for students to get involved on campus. There are more than 80 student organizations covering a diverse range of topics—something for everyone.
Bill Langston, the Dean of Student Development, helps guide both undergraduate and graduate students from freshmen orientation through graduation. Bill, along with the rest of the staff promotes academic and personal success with services such as academic counseling, personal goal setting, transfer support services, student conduct and more.
FSC believes that immersing yourself in a different culture, or even country is a key component to your education. That is why we offer study abroad programs, and even guarantee a ‘Journey’ after your junior year of college. These programs provide you with the opportunity to redefine yourself and the world around you, while simultaneously connecting this knowledge with your studies and giving you academic credit.
Channel your inner adventure! FSC Recreation provides you with plenty of opportunities to get in touch with your nature side and involve yourself in outdoor activities ranging from deep-sea fishing trips to rock wall climbing to paintball battles.
Get A Job
Don’t wait until senior year to start using all of the services the FSC Career Center can provide for you! Our career counselors can help you think about possible majors, explore your unique skills and interests, and consider ways to experience the real world of work during your college years. The center maintains updated lists of jobs and internships for qualified students. Dedicated career counselors work with students on resume writing, interviewing skills, preparing for graduate school and professional networking. And when it's time to leap into the real world, the Career Center can soften the landing through its extensive alumni network.
Get out there and help someone! FSC offers plenty of different service clubs and individual service programs for students who want to give back their time to the community. You could make sandwiches for the homeless, construct houses for the needy, or donate your services to any other worthy cause.
Needing some extra cash? FSC provides tons of different employment options for students, ranging in anything from secretarial duties to food services to being a bicycle technician. Check out the job board to see what departments are hiring student workers. You must have a certain level of financial need to qualify.
Counseling hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Located in the Thrift Building, 1st floor
Mon-Fri. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat/Sun 3 – 8p.m.
There are times when all of us need support when navigating the freedoms, responsibilities and social interactions of life. The caring staff members at the Counseling Center are a confidential resource for any and all of your concerns, large or small.
Available 7 days a week:
Mon-Fri. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat/Sun 3 – 8p.m.
Florida Southern’s Student Health Center provides professional, efficient, and cost-effective medical care in a comfortable and caring environment.
Princeton Review recently ranked Florida Southern in the top 10 of the “Everybody Plays Intramural Sports” category. Our amazing intramural program offers both individual and team sports. You don’t need to be a star athlete to participate—just play for fun, physical activity, and sportsmanship!
FSC’s Wellness Program encourages a holistic lifestyle focused on health, fitness, and recreation. Activities at the Wellness Center include aquatics, fitness, group exercise classes, intramural sports, and outdoor recreational programs.
The FSC dining staff works hard to provide you with the best food your meal plan can buy. We offer five dining options on campus including Wynee's Bistro, Terrace Cafe/Freshens, TUTU's Cyber Cafe, Grill Master and MocMart Convenience Store. If you’re looking for information regarding nutrition facts, dining hours, or Wynee’s daily menu come here!
Need a parking permit? Lost your ID Card? Want an escort to walk you back to your room after a late-night study session? The Office of Campus Safety can help.
Students with disabilities requesting accommodations should contact us. We are here to help.
Information Services provides the technology you need during your time at FSC. Here, you will find an array of networking and computing resourses.
With state-of-the-art computing facilities and an extensive collection of educational materials, which can even be accessed online, our Library and Archives provides educational resources that enrich your learning.
Safe Ride Home
Need a ride? This is a free and anonymous service to students, providing complimentary cab rides from anywhere in Lakeland back to campus, if you have an emergency situation or feel unsafe. This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Be sure to have your Student ID ready, and to tip the drivers. Key chains with the phone number are available in the SGA Office.
Seeking information, assistance, or guidance in your college career? The Student Solutions Center serves as a central support and referral department for any questions or problems you may have. Through our services, we seek to help students succeed academically, personally, and in life.
If you believe you have experienced sexual discrimination (including sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, or sexual violence), our Title IX officers can help. Get in touch.