Joining Garnet and Gold Key


Dear Student Leader…

Thank you for showing interest in the Garnet and Gold Key Leadership Honorary. We are FSU’s oldest and most prestigious leadership honorary on campus. We date back to 1924 and the Florida State College for Women. It began with class competitions, high school scholastic achievements and a desire to foster and commend outstanding leadership, scholarship and service.

Our Alumni include former Governors, Ministers, and Student Body Presidents to Marching Chiefs and World-Renowned Scientists. Garnet and Gold Key is not only a leadership honorary, but a close network of students, faculty, and friends that exemplify the utmost character, active involvement, and high academic standards.

To be eligible for membership into the Garnet and Gold Key Leadership Honorary, you must meet the following requirements:

  • 45 completed academic hours (including transfer and FSU hours)
  • Must have held TWO leadership positions in the same organization or two different campus organizations. Community leadership is accepted as well. 
  • GPA of at least 3.0

Applications are currently closed and will open in Fall 2021