Admissions

FAU is home to a dynamic community of innovators coming together to answer today’s most important questions. We break the mold of traditional academia and challenge students to build the future they want.

Scholarships & Aid

FAU offers a comprehensive financial aid program to assist in meeting reasonable educational expenses for both full-time and part-time students. All potential undergraduate students who complete the admissions application are considered for FAU’s merit-based scholarships.

Cost of Attendance

Estimated Undergraduate Cost of Attendance*

FL Resident, On Campus FL Resident, Off Campus Non-FL Resident, On Campus
Tuition & Fees $6,099 $6,099 $21,655
Housing & Dining $11,950 $11,716 $11,950
Books & Supplies $1,248 $1,248 $1,248
TOTAL $19,297 $19,063 $34,853
FL Resident, On Campus
Tuition & Fees $6,099
Housing & Dining $11,950
Books & Supplies $1,248
Total $19,297
FL Resident, Off Campus
Tuition & Fees $6,099
Housing & Dining $11,716
Books & Supplies $1,248
Total $19,063
Non-FL Resident, On Campus
Tuition & Fees $21,595
Housing & Dining $11,950
Books & Supplies $1,248
Total $34,853
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Your Future Awaits

Why FAU

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Opportunity

South Florida provides countless opportunities for students to learn from experience. Through FAU’s partnerships, students work with organizations that are shaping tomorrow – building their resumes while making valuable connections.
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Success

Ranked among the best universities for student outcomes, FAU boasts a 68% job placement rate and competitive graduate salaries. Affordable tuition means graduates start their careers with less debt, increasing their probability for success.
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Diversity

More than half of our students are classified as minority or international, making FAU the most diverse public university in Florida. We believe a varied collection of thoughts enriches the academic experiences of our students, and FAU has earned national recognition for our commitment to student success.
Recent Career Outcomes
Automotive
Ford Motor Company
General Motors
Hospitality/Travel
The Walt Disney Company
Hilton Worldwide
Delta Airline
Technology
IBM
Intel
Apple
Google
FPL/Next Era
Healthcare
Cleveland Clinic
Max Planck Society of Advancement
Government
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Finance
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Merrill Lynch
Sports
Miami Heat
Florida Panthers
Education
Palm Beach County School District
Broward County School District
Miami Dade School District