Florida Southern College
111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698
Athletics Phone: 863-680-4244
Main College Phone: 863-680-4111
From the North (Tallahassee and Points West, Gainesville, Ocala) or West and Southwest (Tampa, Sarasota, Fort Myers, Naples)
- Take I-75 or I-275 to I-4 east. Take Exit 27 (560E, Polk Parkway exit). Proceed approximately 6.1 miles to Exit 7 (South Florida Ave. - toll $0.75). Turn left on to 37N (South Florida Ave.) and proceed approximately 1.5 miles and turn right onto Beacon Rd. Proceed to the lake and turn left onto Lake Hollingsworth Drive. Follow the perimeter of the lake until you reach Johnson Ave. (slightly less than one mile). Turn left. Proceed to Frank Lloyd Wright Way (formerly McDonald St.). Turn Right. Park in the first parking lot on the right.
From the East (Orlando, Points North) - Take I-4 west. Stay on I-4 to Exit 33
- Turn left. Bear right just after the overpass onto SR33 (Lakeland Hills Blvd.) The street name will change to Massachusetts Ave. Approximately four miles from the interstate, Massachusetts Ave. will end at Lake Morton Dr. Turn right. Follow the perimeter of the lake until you reach Success Ave. on your right. Follow Success Ave. to Frank Lloyd Wright Way (formerly McDonald St.). Turn left. Park in the first parking lot on your right.
From the Southeast (Palm Beaches, Fort Lauderdale, Miami)
Take the Florida Turnpike north to the Yeehaw Junction Exit (Route 60). Follow Route 60 west toward Tampa. Once in Bartow, follow the signs for Highway 98 North. Once on 98, proceed into Lakeland (approx. 13 miles). Watch for Grove Park Shopping Plaza on your left. Just past the shopping center, turn left onto Crystal Lake Dr. Continue on Crystal Lake Dr. until it ends. Turn right on Lake Hollingsworth Dr. Follow the perimeter of the lake until you reach Ingraham Avenue. Turn right. Proceed to Frank Lloyd Wright Way (formerly McDonald St.). Turn left. Park in second parking lot on your left.