Counselor Information

Welcome counselors! The information below will assist you as you work with students interested in Florida Atlantic University. Your guidance is a vital part of the college admissions process. We appreciate all that you do!

Schedule a Campus Visit: Tours and information sessions are offered year-round at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (Boca Raton campus). Also, select Saturdays at 9:30 a.m, during Fall and Spring only. Large student group tours are also available. For more information and to schedule a tour click here. If you can't make it to campus you can take a virtual tour.

Open House: We encourage you and your students to attend Open House. For more information about Open House click here.

Application Deadlines:

Students Fall Spring Summer
Freshman April 15 April 15 February 15
Freshman Priority January 15 January 15 February 15
Transfer July 1 Nov. 15 April 15
Second Bachelors July 1 Nov. 15 April 15
Returning FAU Students July 1 Nov. 15 April 15
International April 1 Oct. 1 Feb. 15
Freshman Early Admissions May 1 N/A N/A

* Priority is given to applications that are received on or before Feb. 15. Applications received after the priority deadline will be evaluated for the requested term. However, we cannot guarantee that the applicant will be admitted or will receive the necessary registration information in time for enrollment.
** Admission is not available to freshmen for the spring term.

High School Timeline for College Preparedness: Click here for a timeline regarding how students should prepare for entrance into Florida Atlantic University.

Admissions Counselors: FAU's admissions counselors are here to assist you and your students. Read their bios here.

Scholarships: FAU's Office of Undergraduate Admissions offers numerous scholarships for incoming freshman and transfer students. We suggest students apply early as our scholarships are competitive and most are awarded early in the admission cycle. For more information about scholarships click here.

Financial Aid: Florida Atlantic University offers a comprehensive financial aid program to assist in meeting reasonable educational expenses by both full time and part time students who might otherwise be unable to afford college. Visit FAU's Financial Aid website.

Admissions Requirements: For information regarding FAU's admissions requirements please click here.

Student Application Status Check: Students can check their application status online here.

Honors Programs: FAU offers several Honors Programs including an Honors College in Jupiter, FL, a University Honors Program, Honors within the Majors and the Wilkes Medical Scholars Program. For more information click here.

View FAU's Points of Pride by clicking here.

Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions: or call 561-297-3040.