Section A: Application Guidelines

  1. All students must first apply to Florida Atlantic University at (Please note that students who are already enrolled in a degree program at FAU do not have to re-apply to the university, and may proceed directly to Section B of this application.) When you receive your personal ID number from FAU admissions you may proceed to the next step to complete this application to the School of Architecture and then submit your letter of intent and portfolio via the Acceptd portal.
  2. Please submit official transcripts to the Undergraduate Admissions Office from every university/college attended. A professional evaluation service must evaluate your transcripts from non-US Institutions on a course by course basis, including the GPA. You can locate an evaluation service at
  3. International students whose language of instruction was not English must submit TOEFL scores of 550 or higher.
  4. All FAU applicants must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or above.
  5. Out of State and International Students: Please obtain course descriptions for the Architecture, Math and Physics courses taken at your former school(s). (International students must provide translations of course descriptions if they are not written in English.) Please e-mail these to Academic Advisor, Versel Reid, at

Section B: Student Information

IMPORTANT: Applicants must apply to the University prior to applying to the School of Architecture. If you haven't done so, please go here to start the application process.

Design Studio Level you are planning to apply for:

Please list all Colleges or Universities you have attended.

Note about Transcripts

In order to more efficiently review your qualifications, we request that you e-mail copies of your UNOFFICIAL transcripts to the Academic Advisor, Versel Reid, at the following address:

Please note that OFFICIAL transcripts will be required for admission to the University.

Section C: General Information

Please answer the following questions to the best of your ability:

How did you hear about the FAU School of Architecture?

Rank the top 3 reasons for applying to the FAU School of Architecture.

  • First Reason:
  • Second Reason:
  • Third Reason:

Will you be employed during your first year at FAU?

Are you currently employed?

What are your expected living arrangements while attending the FAU School of Architecture?

Where will you be living while attending the FAU School of Architecture?

What other schools of architecture have you applied to?

The Academic Advisor for the School of Architecture may need to contact you for further information. It is your responsibility to keep the Advisor informed of any changes in your personal information. If we are unable to contact you, your application will be placed on hold. If you have questions or concerns, please call the Advisor, Versel Reid, at 954.762.5644 or