Why FAU?

Choosing the right University is your next big decision and the reasons to choose FAU are as diverse as our 30,000 students.

FAU is and/or has...

  • A quality institution ranked by the Carnegie Foundation, Princeton Review and others.
  • Among the most diverse universities in the country, with students from all 50 states and more than 180 countries.
  • More than 180 degree programs in some of the most innovative fields you can imagine.
  • Student opportunities to work side-by-side with top-notch faculty on research that will shape the future.
  • 22:1 student faculty ratio which provides the personal attention found in many small private colleges while offering the resources of a major research University.
  • Opportunities for academically outstanding students with the University Honors Program or the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College.

 Last Modified 11/29/22