Commencement May 2018

Posted on by Polk Newsroom

Polk State College held its 118th commencement ceremony May 3, 2018, at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland.

Nearly 630 students filled the arena, which broke a record set in May 2013 when 580 students participated in the College’s 108th ceremony.

The program featured words of encouragement and congratulations from Florida’s Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam; Polk County Sheriff’s Office Chief of Staff Steve Lester, Polk State’s May 2018 Distinguished Alumnus; and Polk State President Angela Garcia Falconetti.