FSU Alumni Association

Apply for the 2023 Homecoming Court

This year as the University celebrates 75 years of Homecoming, we invited you to engage with one of the most time-honored Homecoming traditions.

Serving on Homecoming Court is a prestigious honor for students, and selected students will be recognized during Homecoming Week from October 16 - 21.

The group will have various opportunities to serve the Tallahassee community, represent the FSU Alumni Association and act as ambassadors for current students at different events throughout the year.

To be selected, students must stand out from their peers in academics, involvement, leadership and service and embody the Seminole spirit at Florida State University.

Additionally, all interested applicants must attend one of the mandatory interest meetings and meet, at minimum, all of the requirements listed below.

  • August 15 | 7:00 p.m. EDT | CLOSED
  • August 19 | 7:00 p.m. EDT | CLOSED
  • August 29 | 2:30 p.m. EDT | SSB 201 or Zoom | REGISTER
  • August 29 | 4:00 p.m. EDT | Alumni Center Rendina Room or Zoom | REGISTER


All Applicants Must:

  • Have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative FSU GPA as of July 31, 2023.
  • Be considered in “good academic standing” by the University Registrar.
  • Successfully pass a conduct check by the Department of Student Conduct and Community Standards.
  • Successfully satisfy all GPA and credit hour requirements determined by the University Registrar.


Undergraduate Applicants

  • Undergraduate students must have completed or registered to complete at least 90 credit hours at the time of application.
  • Must be enrolled in at least nine credit hours for the Fall 2023 semester.
  • Must have attended FSU for at least one academic year.


Graduate Applicants

  • Graduate students who attended an institution other than FSU must have completed or registered to complete at least 18 credit hours at FSU.
  • Graduate students who attended FSU for their undergraduate degree do not have a minimum credit hour requirement.



  • Candidates are ineligible if they were selected to serve on court at any point in the past.
  • Full-time FSU faculty or staff members are prohibited from applying.


*Please note: part of the application includes a requirement of two (2) letters of recommendation from a Florida State University faculty, staff, coach or student organization leader. This letter of recommendation should include:

  • The length of time the person has known you and in what capacity.
  • Why the person believes you are an excellent representative of FSU.

The applicants must reach out to individuals from whom they wish to receive the letters of recommendation and ensure that they are uploaded as part of their application before the deadline.

Additional requirements will be expected of Homecoming Court. These are considered minimum requirements for all applicants.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT on Monday, September 4, 2023. Only complete applications will be considered. The selection process is rigorous and involves a panel of faculty, staff and alumni who will screen all applications that meet specific requirements.


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