Raise the Torch
The Campaign for Florida State

Campaign Videos

Raise the Torch — Main Video

At Florida State University, we believe in the transformative power of bold ideas.

The University will rise in rank and reputation because of extraordinary faculty, students and alumni whose accomplishments reflect the caliber of programs and opportunities available at Florida State. In order to lift the University to even greater heights, we must work together to make our vision for the future of Florida State a reality.

 

Inspire, Engage and Transform the Next Generation of Students

The University will rise in rank and reputation because of extraordinary faculty, students and alumni whose accomplishments reflect the caliber of programs and opportunities available at Florida State. In order to lift the University to even greater heights, we must work together to make our vision for the future of Florida State a reality.

Learn more about Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and why she says “FSU allows me to be the best teacher that I can be.”

Power a Great University to New Academic Heights

Florida State University’s three-torch seal is more than an iconic image—it is the truest representation of the University’s mission, values and ideals. The strength, skill and character these torches signify serve as the core of all we do here at Florida State, and these characteristics are embraced by our students and faculty.

Find out why Goldwater Scholar Dan Stribling believes “FSU has helped me be the best student I could be.”

Improve the Public Good

Florida State University’s three-torch seal is more than an iconic image—it is the truest representation of the University’s mission, values and ideals. The strength, skill and character these torches signify serve as the core of all we do here at Florida State, and these characteristics are embraced by our students, faculty and alumni.

Learn about what made entrepreneur and alumnus Tony DiBenedetto say “At Florida State, there were some individuals saying, ‘Tony, we’re going to take care of you as a person.’”

Encourage Innovation, Creativity and Discovery

Florida State’s rise has been fueled by bold ideas that have provided the foundation for innovative programs, ground-breaking research and unrivaled experiences that, while propelling the University forward, never lose sight of Florida State’s long and prestigious history of excellence.

These ideas have the power to effect tangible change in the lives of all Florida State students, in the future of the University, in the state of Florida and in society as a whole.

Find out why FSU College of Medicine student Alessandra Taylor believes “FSU is truly helping me be the best patient-centered doctor I can be.”