Who should apply as a Freshman?

  • High school seniors applying for admission immediately following graduation
  • High school graduates who have not earned more than12 college credits after graduation

How to apply

Follow these steps and you will be on your way to completing your FAU application:


There are two ways to apply
Submit your application via the Common App



Pay the $30 application fee






Self-report (on the SSAR) or submit your official SAT [code: 5229] or ACT [code: 0729] scores



Application Deadlines

Fall Spring Summer
April 1 September 15 March 1


Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission. Applicants who are not offered admission may appeal the admissions decision through the Faculty Committee on Student Admission.