Priority Registration for Fall Now Open, Open Registration Begins June 12

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Priority Registration— for students who have completed at least 30 credits— for fall classes at Polk State College opened Monday, June 5. Open registration begins June 12.

Students currently enrolled at the College may register for the fall term through the College’s PASSPORT.

For those students enrolling at the Polk State JD Alexander Center in Lake Wales, please continue to register for the fall semester at this location. While we continue to fight Tallahassee to rectify the budget situation, Polk State College is committed to supporting all students and to ensure they can continue to pursue their educational endeavors.

Prospective new students should first submit an online application to the College at

A complete, step-by-step guide to the admission process is available online at This link provides information regarding how to apply for financial aid, how to request transcripts, and when to schedule placement testing, etc. In addition,  links pertaining to dual enrollment, veterans, disability services, international students are also available here.

  • Registration for dual-enrollment students — those who are taking college classes while still in high school — will begin June 12
  • Fall classes begin August 21 and end December 13


Polk State College, an open-access institution, was established in 1964, and serves more than 24,000 students annually. Its offerings include the Associate in Arts, which is parallel and fully transferrable to the State University System, and the Associate in Science, which is designed to lead directly to the workforce. The College also offers Bachelor of Applied Science in Supervision and Management, Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education, as well as a variety of continuing education and certificate programs. For more information, please visit