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FAMU Joins U.S. Department of Energy's Better Buildings Challenge


Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) has committed to making its entire portfolio of buildings 20 percent more energy efficient within 10 years by joining the Better Buildings Challenge by the U.S. Department of Energy. FAMU will work with the DOE to share its successful efficiency models and help pave the way for other organizations to follow. More

FAU Awarded $4.3 Million to Establish Center of Excellence for Elementary Teacher Preparation


College of Education's Center of Excellence for Elementary Teacher Preparation will combine content, teaching and assessment strategies in university coursework with clinical experiences and measurable outcomes. More

FGCU Wins Florida Campus Compact Award


Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) has again been recognized in the annual Florida Campus Compact Awards, which spotlight achievements by higher-education institutions in engaging students in community-enriching service. More

FIU partners with U.S. Hispanic Chamber to promote research, economic development and advocacy


In a move that could bolster internships, jobs and scholarships for students – and promote FIU’s research and legislative priorities on a national scale – the university has signed a collaborative agreement with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC.) More

Three Florida Poly Teams Win


Florida Polytechnic University is spurring innovation as the organizer and host of an invention competition, similar to the reality show “Shark Tank.” More

FSU Law School ranked No. 1 in Florida, one of the best nationally


Business Insider has ranked Florida State University College of Law as Florida’s No. 1 law school and No. 32 nationally on the publication’s “50 Best Law Schools in America” list. Florida State is the only Florida law school in the top 50. More

New College scholar-athletes claim Sugar Bowl Regatta trophy


To most sports fans, the phrase "Sugar Bowl" means three hours of college football, played in New Orleans' temperature-controlled Superdome, by athletes of prodigious size. More

Sea Turtles' 'Lost Years' Mystery Starts to Unravel at UCF


Small satellite-tracking devices attached to sea turtles swimming off Florida’s coast have delivered first-of-its-kind data that could help unlock the mystery of what endangered turtles do during the “lost years.” More

UF awarded millions in USDA funding to fight citrus greening


Researchers at the University of Florida Institute Of Agricultural Sciences have been awarded more than $13.4 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for four studies to help fight citrus greening, the devastating disease threatening Florida’s $10 billion citrus industry. More

UNF student investors hit $1 million mark


Seven digits are no joke.The University of North Florida's Osprey Financial Group is a serious business enterprise, and the students running the show know a thing or two about getting the most out of an investment. More

USF Researchers Discover Potential Antibiotic Cure for MRSA


A breakthrough discovery in antibiotic compounds used to treat resistant strains of bacteria has earned University of South Florida Associate Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Biology Lindsey (Les) Shaw Ph.D. and microbiology graduate student Whittney Burda a U.S. Patent for their novel research. More

UWF Cybersecurity graduate program earns Professional Science Master's affiliation


The University of West Florida’s Master of Science in Administration, specialization in Cybersecurity (MSA/Cybersecurity) has earned the Professional Science Master’s Affiliation. The MSA in Cybersecurity is an entirely online, interdisciplinary degree that allows students to pursue advanced training while simultaneously developing workplace skills. This program prepares Cybersecurity graduate students for high-level Cybersecurity career options, and admission to doctoral programs and professional schools. More
Board Member Richard Beard Board Member Matthew Carter Board Member Stefano J. Cavallaro Board Member Dean Colson Board Member Dan Doyle Board Member Patricia Frost Board Member Mori Hosseini Board Member Wayne Huizenga Board Member Tom Kuntz Board Member Ned Lautenbach Board Member Alan Levine Board Member Wendy Link Board Member Edward Morton Board Member Katherine Robinson Board Member Pam Stewart Board Member Norman Tripp

Five minutes with Chancellor Marshall Criser III

Five minutes with Chancellor Marshall Criser III

Chancellor Marshall Criser III discusses performance-based funding, new State University System initiatives in online learning and his vision for maximizing academic quality, accountability and access in higher education.
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2025 Strategic Plan

2025 Strategic Plan

Glimpse the future of the State University System and see how it is slated to grow in size, quality and prominence by 2025. More


Annual Accountability Report

Annual Accountability Report

Review the System's progress toward its long-term goals in one easy-to-use document. More


Economic Impact Report

Economic Impact Report

Latest numbers show that Florida's 12 universities generate more than $80 billion in economic impact for the State. More


Graduate Follow-up Study

Graduate
Follow-up Study

The information and insights related to what bachelor's degree earners do in the first year after they complete college. More



Press Releases

Press Releases

04.15.2015: PRESS RELEASE: Ten Florida students receive a Frost Scholarship to study at Oxford University


03.19.2015: PRESS RELEASE: Board of Governors announces appointments to university boards of trustees


03.19.2015: HIGHLIGHTS: Board of Governors' Meeting, March 18-19