All About the Major

Florida Atlantic University’s School of Architecture offers lower division Pre-Architecture courses on the Boca Raton campus. These courses are required for admission to the Bachelor’s of Architecture program at FAU. Students will be able to complete their general education along with their Architecture courses on one campus. 

**Please be aware that after completion of these courses and acceptance into the School of Architecture, all Architecture courses will be taught on the Downtown Fort Lauderdale campus.

Application Process 

Freshmen and sophomores looking to enter Architectural Design 1 at FAU must submit the required drawing and writing exercises. The School of Architecture accepts about 40 students in two studio sections of Architectural Design 1 each fall. Click the link below to access the Lower Division School of Architecture Application.

If you have any questions as a Freshmen/Sophomore Pre-Architecture student, please contact an Academic Advisor. 

Incoming & Current Freshmen:  University Advising Services (561.297.3064)

Current Freshmen & Sophomores:  College of Design & Social Inquiry

Freshman & Sophomore Class Sequences
The following does not constitute academic advising. Therefore, for further clarification of coursework be sure to contact your academic advisor.

 Curriculum Sheets for: 

  • Architecture (Admitted/plan to apply to the FAU Design Program)



 Last Modified 11/8/16