Florida Southern College History

Founded in 1883, Florida Southern College is the oldest private comprehensive college in Florida. The College is home to the world’s largest single-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2012. The history of Florida Southern College is told through the lives of students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

Songs, Poems, and Freshman Proverbs
Alumni Authors
Athletics, 1908 to Present
Faculty Authors
Florida Southern College History Sources
Florida Southern College Press
Former Faculty Authors
Graduates of Southern College, 1890 to 1934
Honorary Chancellors
Honorary Degrees & Citations
Library Bookplates
Sarah D. and L. Kirk McKay, Jr. Archives Building
Past Presidents of Florida Southern College
Southern Voices Oral History Project

Check back often as we add more history.