Map & Directions

Maps & Directions

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Florida Southern College’s Admissions staff are located in our Admissions Center on the corner of Lake Hollingsworth Drive and Callahan Court.

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These are our suggestions for the easiest routes to Florida Southern College

If using a GPS, please use the physical address for the Office of Admissions – 968 Callahan Court, Lakeland, Florida 33801.

North and West Florida

Coming from Tallahassee, Gainesville, Ocala, Tampa, Sarasota, Fort Myers, or Naples travel along I-75/I-275.

Take I-75 or I-275 South to I-4 East. Follow I-4 to Exit 27 (570E, Polk Parkway). Follow Polk Parkway east to Exit 7 (South Florida Avenue/North). Head north on South Florida Avenue to Beacon Avenue. Go right on Beacon to Lake Hollingsworth Drive. At the lake, turn left onto Lake Hollingsworth Drive and follow the perimeter of the lake. Turn left onto Callahan Court.*

Florida East Coast

Coming from Jacksonville, St. Augustine, or Daytona travel along I-95.

Take I-95 south to Exit 260B (I-4). Follow I-4 west to Exit 41 (570E, Polk Parkway). Follow Polk Parkway west to Exit 7 (South Florida Avenue/North). Turn right at South Florida Avenue to Beacon Avenue. Go right on Beacon to Lake Hollingsworth Drive. At the lake, turn left onto Lake Hollingsworth Drive and follow the perimeter of the lake. Turn left onto Callahan Court.*

From Orlando, Florida Travel Along I-4

Take I-4 west to Exit 41 (570E, Polk Parkway). Follow Polk Parkway west to Exit 7 (South Florida Avenue/North). Turn right onto South Florida Avenue to Beacon Avenue. Go right on Beacon to Lake Hollingsworth Drive. At the lake, turn left onto Lake Hollingsworth Drive and follow the perimeter of the lake. Turn left onto Callahan Court.*

Please Note: Because of our central location, online web sites may offer various options for getting to Florida Southern.

Southeast Florida

Coming from Port St. Lucie, Palm Beaches, Fort Lauderdale, or Miami travel along the Florida Turnpike.

Take the Florida Turnpike North to the Yeehaw Junction (Route 60). Follow 60 west toward Tampa. Once in Bartow, follow the signs for Highway 98 North. Watch for Grove Park Shopping Plaza on your left. Just past the shopping center, turn left onto North Crystal Lake Drive. Continue on Crystal Lake Drive until it ends. Turn left on Lake Hollingsworth Drive and follow around the perimeter of the lake. Turn left onto Callahan Court.*

Plan Your Trip

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Office of Admissions

800.274.4131