Smaller Classes. Bigger Resources.
See Why You Belong At FAU
Students get the best of all worlds at FAU. Our smaller classes assure you more personalized attention from top-tier faculty. Yet, as a major university, we also offer exciting research access most undergraduates don’t experience. Browse 170+ degree programs. Review scholarships and financial aid. Discover rewarding on-campus life and a coastal lifestyle envied by millions. Then request your tour or apply online. Join us as we lead the way in academic and research excellence!
Why Is FAU Your Best Choice?
Academically Rigorous. Nationally Acclaimed.
FAU, recognized for quality academics and research by the Carnegie Foundation, Princeton Review, Bloomberg BusinessWeek and others, offers 170+ degree programs spanning traditional professions to emerging specializations.
Research intensive: Undergraduates have rare opportunities to work alongside world-class faculty on breakthrough work in biomedicine, biotechnology, ocean engineering, coastline security and many other areas of global significance.
Student-focused: Our lower 22:1 student-to-faculty ratio means you enjoy the personalized attention smaller private colleges are known for, yet leverage the robust resources of a major research university.
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- Transferring from another school? Make your transition seamless with our Transfer Student resources
- International students: find everything on our International page - applications, deadlines, immigration requirements
- U.S. veterans/active duty personnel: see special military student benefits and services