History

FSU Heritage and Honor

With the university motto of Vires Artes Mores, Strength Skill Character, FSU is committed to providing ‘a distinctive academic environment based on the goal of being the most student-centered university in the nation.’ FSU colors are Garnet and Gold and students, faculty and staff are proud to call themselves ‘’Noles’ in honor of the Seminole Indian tribe native to the state of Florida. Our seventeen college sports teams all compete at the highest level of inter-collegiate athletics.