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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions to the Florida State University Alumni Association. If you don't find the answer you need below, please call us at 850.644.2761 or e-mail us at FSUalum@alumni.fsu.edu.

Alumni Membership

Becoming a member of the FSU Alumni Association is the best and most direct avenue to stay connected with fellow alumni and the university. As a member, you also receive many benefits, including access to discount programs and services. Check out our Member Benefits page to learn more.
Active membership in the FSU Alumni Association strengthens your alma mater, improves the value of your degree and enables you to stay connected to alumni and the university. In return for your continued support, the FSU Alumni Association provides exclusive member benefits, visit our Member Benefits page for the latest information.
Log in to one.fsu.edu, click on the “Alumni” tab and then the “Benefits” tab. This will bring you to your private Member Benefits page, which also contains all promotional codes you will need.
The FSU Alumni Association is a tax-exempt organization under Sec. 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Gifts to the FSU Alumni Association are generally tax-deductible. Membership dues may be tax-deductible in whole or in part based on your individual circumstance. Please consult your tax advisor.
Becoming a member of the FSU Alumni Association is easy. Just choose which membership level works best for you. For more information about membership, contact Valerie Colvin at vcolvin@fsu.edu.
All Florida State alumni, as well as friends of the university, are eligible to be members of the FSU Alumni Association.
Our membership cards are now digital! Download our mobile app and log in to view your personalized card at any time plus access benefit programs including Seminole Savings. We no longer mail a membership card to all new and renewing annual members; if you are unable to access the mobile app and would like to receive a printed card in the mail, please let us know.
You may view and print a temporary copy of your membership card, for use at FSU Alumni Association events only, from our website. Log in to your oneFSU Dashboard and look under "My Relationships." You will see your membership listed; click on that link and you can print a Temporary Membership Card on the My Membership page.

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Alumni Member Benefits

Visit our Westcott bricks page to order online, or contact the Westscott Brick Program at 850.644.2761 or westscottbrick@fsu.edu.
Yes, as a member of the FSU Alumni Association, you are eligible for a discount on the purchase of a brick. Tile replicas are not discounted. Log in to your oneFSU account and visit our Westcott bricks page to view your discount.
Yes, call 850.644.2761 to request specific placement.
Bricks installed at Westcott Plaza are managed by the FSU Alumni Association. Call 850.644.2761 or email westscottbrick@fsu.edu for details on your brick’s specific location.

Bricks installed along the Legacy Walk and around Doak S. Campbell Stadium are managed by Seminole Boosters Inc. Contact Maria Fuller at 850.644.3484 for more information.

If your FSU Alumni Association member priority points are not reflected in your Seminole Athletics Ticket Office account, please contact us at 850.644.2761.
You may purchase this year's FSU Alumni Association spirit flag through the FSU Alumni Reward Zone. A limited number of past designs may also be available. Be sure to post a photo on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with #FSUFlagEnvy, and tell us where you wave yours!

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Mobile App

Search for “FSU Alumni Association” in the Apple App store or Google Play store. Once you’ve installed and opened the app, you’ll be prompted to allow it to access your location and send you notifications. You can choose to turn these options on if you’d like to receive updates from nearby Seminole Clubs or Chapters, reminders about upcoming events in your area or member benefits applicable at locations near to you.
Note: You do not have to activate these functions to access your membership card or member benefits.
The FSU Alumni Association app is available for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android devices. Currently, iOS 7.0 or later is required on Apple devices and 4.0.3 OS or up for Androids.
Tap the “Login” tile on the home screen and then enter your first and last name along with your user ID number.
Login to one.fsu.edu and visit your oneFSU Dashboard to find your unique ID number. Please note that login information is not case sensitive.
Once you’re logged in, tap the “Edit Your Info” tile on the home screen. You will then be able to update your personal information, address and contact info.
If you’re a current member and have logged into the app with your name and user ID number, you should see a “Membership” tile on the home screen. Click it to instantly access your membership card with information on your current membership level and next renewal date* (if applicable).
*A great benefit of the app is its handy reminders; if you’re a member and have turned on app notifications, you’ll receive a reminder from the app when it’s time for you to renew your membership.
Tap the “Alumni Events” tile on the app’s home screen. You’ll be notified if you have not subscribed to the calendar yet; to subscribe, simply tap “Settings” and then select the checkmark button next to “FSU Alumni Calendar.” If you’d like to sync the calendar to your device, tap the bell-shaped notification button next to “FSU Alumni Calendar.” Events will then be synced to the calendar on your device and you will receive notifications when upcoming events are occurring near you.
Please allow at least two business days for your membership information to be updated in the app system.
  • For Apple device users:  Open your device “Settings” menu, select “Notifications” and then “FSU Alumni.” Tap to allow notifications and edit your alert options for the app.
  • For Android device users: On the home screen, tap the button in the top left next to “Home.” A drop down menu will appear with all the app features; scroll to the bottom and select “Settings.” You can then enable and edit your notification settings.
The FSU Alumni Association app experience is personalized to you — your location, membership level, graduation year and alumni network affiliations may affect which tiles you see in the app.
Login to one.fsu.edu and check that you are logging in to the app with the name and ID number listed on your oneFSU account. Please note that login information is not case sensitive.
If you are having issues logging in or using the app, please contact us at 850.644.2761 for assistance.

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Seminole Clubs and Chapters

Seminole Clubs® and Chapters provide FSU alumni and friends in a specific region or area with a connection to the university by hosting events throughout the year that inspire alumni to participate in community service, continuing education, networking and fun. Current Seminole Clubs® and Chapters are listed on our website.
In order to create a Seminole Club®, it is required that an area have an alumni population of at least 250. For regions with less than 250 alumni, a Seminole Chapter can be created.
Information about starting a new club or chapter can be found on our website.
Our online Alumni Directory offers a simple way to help you locate fellow Florida State alumni.
We currently have more than 310,000 Florida State alumni.
You can see a complete listing of alumni by state and county in the FSU Office of Institutional Research Fact Book.

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Alumni Center Facilities

Please contact Terry Daniel at 850.645.9255 or facilities@alumni.fsu.edu to determine availability.
It's never too early to reserve the venue. We recommend reserving as soon as you have a date for your event.
We do not currently offer any student or member discounts.
Yes. The FSU Alumni Association has entered into a partnership with Andrew’s Catering for all events. All catering for events at the Alumni Center must be through Andrew’s Catering.
It largely depends on the type of event and room you are interested in renting. However, we can accommodate anywhere from a five person meeting to 300 guests for a stand-up reception. Please visit our Rental Rates page for more information.
Yes. We require a $1 million liability policy. This process is quite easy and efficient. Many insurance agencies will provide coverage with existing homeowners’ policies. In the absence of homeowners’ insurance, there are numerous providers, both locally and online, who can provide coverage at a very inexpensive rate.
We do not provide a dance floor. However, you are more than welcome to rent one for your event.
Our policy is consistent with all applicable state laws regarding alcohol consumption. Guests have the option of utilizing our full bar service through Andrew’s Catering. Also, guests are welcome to provide their own beverages for an event, but will need to utilize Andrew’s Catering for bartending services, mixers, ice, glassware, etc.
Yes, Andrew’s Catering would love for you to sample foods that you are interested in having. All tastings will take place at either Andrew’s Capital Grill & Bar or Andrew’s 228 Restaurant. A credit card will be needed at the tasting, but it will only be charged in the event Andrew’s does not cater your event.
Andrew’s takes pride in working within clients’ budget. Costs are itemized depending on food selections. Contact Andrew’s catering director for menus and to get started on your proposal.
Andrew’s Catering is a full-service caterer. With an experienced full-time event planner and many local contacts and resources, Andrew’s can provide assistance with everything from linen and centerpiece selections to glassware and china.
No, Andrew’s does not bake wedding cakes, however they can refer you to quality bakers in the area. If you would like Andrews’s staff to cut, plate, serve, bus and clean up, there is a $1.50 cutting fee.

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Alumni Technology

OneFSU is an online community for all members of the Florida State University family. It requires a login, allowing you access to specific information pertaining to your memberships with the FSU Alumni Association, Seminole Boosters, FSU Foundation and Ringling Museum of Art. You can also find old classmates in the Alumni Directory and update your contact information to stay connected to FSU news and events.
Visit the oneFSU login page and click the “Forgotten Password” link to request your user ID and password be sent to you. If you don’t know which email address is associated with your oneFSU account or you no longer have access to that email, please email your request to webmaster@foundation.fsu.edu.
You are now able to manage your own contact information and communication preferences with oneFSU. Simply go to one.fsu.edu and create a profile. Please allow up to two business days for your profile to become active. Once your account is activated, you can log into the website and update your contact information.
FSU has a set of powerful, cloud-based email, web and collaboration tools available to students and alumni. Your myFSU email account can be accessed at outlook.com/my.fsu.edu. Information about email account management for students and alumni is available on the FSU ITS website.
Instructions for forwarding your myFSU email to another account is available on the FSU ITS website.

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Returning to Campus

The FSU Alumni Association travels to many locations outside of Tallahassee. Be sure to check in with our events calendar to see the places we are visiting. We also have Seminole Clubs® and Chapters all over the world: find a club near you!
We host a variety of events throughout the year, including the Kickoff Luncheon, alumni reunions, Happy Hours, Seminoles at Sea Cruise and more. Check out the events calendar to see our upcoming events.
For lodging information, call 850.488.BEDS. If you’re in town for a football game, Seminole Boosters has joined with Game Time Travel to provide information on hotel availability during home football games. Visit their website to find out more.
Tickets to all FSU athletics events can be purchased from the Seminole Athletics Ticket Office website or by calling 1.888.FSU.NOLE (358-6653). Keep in mind that one of the benefits of being a member of the FSU Alumni Association is two priority points toward purchasing season tickets for FSU sporting events.
The Seminole Express Bus Service provides transportation to, around and from campus to the surrounding Tallahassee areas for faculty, staff, students and visitors. Current hours and routes are listed at the Bus Service website.
There is no designated alumni parking on the FSU campus, however, there are visitor spaces in many parking lots across campus. More information on metered parking and visitor permits is available on the Transportation and Parking Services website.

Information about parking and transportation for special events, such as football home games and FSU Flying High Circus performances, is also available online.

The following services are offered at no cost to FSU alumni:

  • Counseling/advising for career planning and job search assistance
  • Career/employer information
  • Online job postings/job files
  • Job search agents
  • On-campus interviewing with recruiters from many professional organizations (up to one year after graduation)
  • Career expositions
  • Resume referral service
  • Professional networking database

For more information, visit The Career Center website or call 850.644.6431

FSU alumni may become a Campus Recreation member for a monthly fee. Campus Recreation Universal Memberships provide members with the following during normal operating hours:

  • Unlimited access to the Leach Student Recreation Center
  • Unlimited access to the Fitness & Movement Clinic
  • Free gate admission to the FSU Reservation Waterfront Park
  • Group fitness classes at the Leach Center and FMC

Members also have access to the following programs and services at competitive rates:
 

  • Wellness testing services at the FMC and Leach Center
  • Fitness & Wellness talks and educational sessions
  • Watercraft rental for use on Lake Bradford at the FSU Reservation
  • Youth and adult swim lessons from FSU Aquatics at the Leach Center

Visit the Campus Recreation website for more information.

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General Questions

  • Log in to oneFSU
  • Click on "Class Notes" under the “Alumni” tab (the center tab)
  • Click the "Manage my notes" link
  • Click the "Add New Note" link
  • Add your note
  • Click the "Submit" button
Email news@alumni.fsu.edu and please provide full name (maiden) and year of graduation.
Email updates@foundation.fsu.edu with full name of alumnus (maiden) and year of graduation along with the date of death and news service in which the obituary was published.
You can get an FSU license tag in the following states:

  • Florida
  • Alabama
  • Georgia
  • Maryland
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia

More information about FSU plates in other states.

All diploma requests are handled by the Office of the University Registrar. To order a new or replacement diploma (size 11x14), you will need to submit a written request with your signature and the following information:

  • Your name the way you would like it printed on the diploma. If your name has changed and you would like the new name printed on the diploma, provide proof of the name change in the form of a copy of a driver's license, marriage license, etc.
  • The last four digits of your Social Security number.
  • The semester and year of graduation and major/degree.
  • Your mailing address.
  • A $5.00 (per diploma) check or money order payable to Florida State University.

Make sure you sign the request and mail it to the following address:

Florida State University
Room A3900 UCA
282 Champions Way
P.O. Box 3062400
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2400

All items must go through the Memorabilia Office at Florida State. You may drop off the item or ship your item to be signed.

The Memorabilia Office is located under the stadium in Gate B, Section 36. Please call 850.644.1376 for hours of operation.

If you would like to ship an item to be signed, please include a return box/postage. You may ship items to the following address:

FSU Memorabilia Office
P.O. Box 2195
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Instructions for requesting to have an item signed by Bobby Bowden are available on his official website, bobbybowden.com.

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