Eckerd College changes lives, including the parents and family of our students. We are proud to have you as part of the Eckerd College community. We are confident that you will find this community stimulating and friendly, with many people ready to help you and your student.
The Eckerd College Parent Council is a group of committed volunteers who support the College by attending local and regional events, helping with Admission efforts, strengthening communication between parents and the College, and supporting the Parent Fund. Parent Council meetings are held semiannually on campus—in the fall and during Family Weekend. More about Parent Council.
South St. Petersburg
(2 Mi. from Eckerd)
St. Pete Beach
(3-5 miles from Eckerd)
Don CeSar Beach Resort, A Loews Hotel
3400 Gulf Blvd
St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
Ask for Eckerd College discount. Amenities include complimentary wi-fi, bottled water and fruit basket, and round-trip transportation to downtown St. Petersburg 9-5 daily
(5 miles from Eckerd)
Treasure Island Beach
(9 miles from Eckerd)
North St. Petersburg
(15 miles from Eckerd)
Holiday Inn – St. Petersburg – Clearwater International Hotel
3535 Ulmerton Road, Clearwater
Ask for Eckerd College discount
Map of Local Hotels
You are a vital part of this community. Feedback is always welcome. Don’t hesitate to contact us if we can be of further assistance.