One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University offers a distinctive academic environment built on its cherished values and unique heritage, welcoming campus, championship athletics, and prime location in the heart of the state capital.
Underlying and supporting the educational experience at Florida State University is the development of new generations of citizen leaders, based on the concepts inscribed in our seal: Vires, Artes, Mores--Strength, Skill and Character.
Seminole student-athletes have the premier opportunity to be coached and mentored by the best coaches in all of collegiate athletics. Together, these national recognized coaches have helped lead the Seminoles to 13 national championships, 50 ACC Championships, and numerous players of the year awards.
The coaches at Florida State University provide the ultimate environment for student-athletes to grow both on and off the field. During 2008-2009, these athletes demonstrated why Florida State is home to the pinnacle in collegiate athletics.
The Florida State campus is a culturally diverse snapshot of North Florida culture, with its rolling hills, towering live oaks, and canopy roads for Tallahassee visitors to enjoy. Student and professional commitment to the arts, historic museums, state of the art athletics facilities, and premier live sporting events are just a few elements that make Florida State University so special in enriching the lives of student-athletes. Click below to get a full tour of everything that Florida State and Tallahassee have to offer for the premier college athletics experience.
Florida State University is committed and obligated to the principle of institutional control in operating its athletics program in a manner that is consistent with the letter and the spirit of the NCAA, ACC, and University rules and regulations.
The compliance office coordinates, monitors, and verifies compliance with all NCAA requirements and educates the various constituencies of the University and the community regarding NCAA/ACC regulations. The compliance office is dedicated to providing educational programs and interpretive support to ensure that all individuals involved with the athletics program understand and adhere to the university's compliance expectations.
To become a student athlete at Florida State University, you can fill out one of our questionnaires below or contact a member of one of our coaching staffs directly for further information.