Florida Atlantic University is located in the paradise that is South Florida with campuses that stretch along Florida's coast between America’s Everglades and the Atlantic Ocean.
231 days of sunshine, golden beaches, and an incredibly diverse population make South Florida an eclectic tropical destination. It is a destination where you can choose your own adventure, whether it's enjoying the tranquility of the crystal clear waters, exploring the vibrant shops, or experiencing the exciting nightlife and unparalleled restaurants.
South Florida is also the home of the conference-winning Florida Panthers and the championship-winning Miami Heat, Marlins, and Dolphins. Attending a game is a must-have experience.
Weekend getaways are easy when living in South Florida. With Miami, the Florida Keys, the Gulf Coast and Orlando a short drive away and the Caribbean Islands a short flight or cruise away, South Florida has it all.
See what makes the counties Florida Atlantic serves great places to live, work, and play.
47 miles of Atlantic coastline, one of a kind state parks, and stylish places to live, shop, and explore. Palm Beach County is home to FAU's Boca and Jupiter campuses. Fun things in the area include:
Framed by bright blue beaches and the exotic Everglades, Broward County is a place of endless opportunities. Broward County is home to FAU's Davie, Dania Beach, and Ft. Lauderdale campuses. Fun things in the area include:
Dynamic, historic cities, and breathtaking beaches make St. Lucie County a great home to FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute in Fort Pierce.
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