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FAU students and faculty are making significant contributions to all areas of industry and research, which has led to enhanced rankings, honors and distinctions.
Florida Atlantic University moved up in the U.S. News & World Report list of “Top Public Schools,” to No. 136 in this year’s ranking of the nation’s best universities. FAU ranked No. 140 in 2020. Making the U.S. News & World Report annual list of top universities is an honor and a testament of the achievements at Florida Atlantic University.
FAU is recognized as the most racially, culturally, and ethnically diverse university in Florida and has also been designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HIS) by the US Department of Education since 2017.
Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School “Gold Designation” for the first time, based on the expanding services and spaces offered by FAU’s Military and Veterans Student Success Center. This is the ninth consecutive year FAU has appeared on the Military Friendly School® list.