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FAU Undergraduate
Freshmen/First-Year Admissions

A quality institution ranked by the Carnegie Foundation, Princeton Review, and others.
Florida Atlantic University is among the most diverse universities in the country, with students from all 50 states and more than 180 countries.

Choose from among more than 170 degree programs in some of the most innovative fields you can imagine.

With a 22:1 student faculty ratio, students receive personal attention from top-notch faculty on research that will shape the future. 

Opportunities for academically outstanding students with the University Honors Program & the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College.

We are very excited to introduce our new Wilkes Medical Scholars Program for incoming first-year students.

For students interested in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, go to