The Center for Global Engagement, established in 2016, represents a joint initiative between the Office of the Provost and the Division of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management.


The Center for Global Engagement supports FAU to achieve world recognition as a global leader in higher education.


The Center for Global Engagement creates synergies to develop, promote and advocate for a globally diverse university community and culture, by fostering an inclusive and supportive learning environment through innovative global exchange, education, competence, and outreach.


  • Build a diverse, globalized student body through increased recruitment of international students that fosters cultural awareness and enriches the FAU community
  • Advance the international learning and global competency of all FAU students, through study abroad and exchanges, internships, and international and global courses and degrees
  • Promote international research and teaching opportunities for FAU faculty to create new knowledge, attract top talent and foster innovation
  • Enhance FAU’s global networks with complementary international universities of distinction and strengthen FAU’s visibility as a global higher education leader

Global Engagement Steering Committee

In June 2018, the University Provost appointed the Global Engagement Steering Committee to (1) provide recommendations and take actions for the advancement of the Global Participation and Perspectives Platform , and (2) to serve as they advisory group to the Center for Global Engagement in support of its mission and strategic plan.


 Last Modified 7/19/18