The Center for Global Engagement, established in 2016, represents a joint initiative between the Office of the Provost and the Division of Student Affairs.


The Center for Global Engagement supports FAU to achieve world recognition as a global leader in higher education.


The Center for Global Engagement creates synergies to advance outstanding international and global teaching, learning and research, create a more globally diverse student body and institutional culture, and increase FAU’s visibility and stature as a world-class university.


  • Build a diverse, globalized student body through increased recruitment of international students that fosters cultural awareness and enriches the FAU community
  • Advance the international learning and global competency of all FAU students, through study abroad and exchanges, internships, and international and global courses and degrees
  • Promote international research and teaching opportunities for FAU faculty to create new knowledge, attract top talent and foster innovation
  • Enhance FAU’s global networks with complementary international universities of distinction and strengthen FAU’s visibility as a global higher education leader