Quick Facts 2017-2018

General Information
     
   Founded 1961
   Classes Began 1964
   Original Enrollment 867
   Fall 2017 Enrollment 30,284
   Carnegie Classification RU/H Research Universities (high research activity)
   Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools                                                                   
   President Dr. John Kelly
   About FAU Florida Atlantic University, the fifth public University in Florida opened its
    doors in 1964 with an  enrollment of 867 upper-division and graduate 
    students. In 1984, FAU admitted its Charter Freshman class of 257, 
    becoming a four-year institution.
    From the students enrolled for Fall 2017, the 61% are full-time and 2791
    and first-time in college.

           

Preliminary OWL Data
 
                            

Quick Facts 2016-2017



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