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Florida Atlantic University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

30,808 Students

60% Admitted

  • 30,208 full time
  • 9,117 part time
  • 7,987 men full time
  • 9,730 women full time
  • 28,534 applied
  • 14,355 admitted
  • 3,347 enrolled

25,030 Undergraduates

$2,522 Tuition/Year

  • 4,808 Graduates
  • 1,054 Non-Degree
  • $2,522 in state
  • $2,309 fees
  • $11,896 room & board
  • $1,208 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Blue and red
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Boca Babe
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  • Before attending Florida Atlantic University I thought F.A.U. stood for Find Another University! Once I got involved my entire experience changed for the better. The endless programs/organizations developed me as…

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  • Brandon from Boynton Beach, FL
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  • Beautiful campus which is always being updated. Great campus life and a highly diverse student diversity. Highly trained and well received professors that make for a fun and conducive learning…

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  • Andy from Coconut Creek, FL
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  • Florida Atlantic University is a fantastic school. Florida Atlantic University has a beautiful, growing campus in sunny Boca Raton. Florida Atlantic University has excellent professors that are more than happy to help…

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  • Lexy from Jupiter, FL
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  • This school is a perfect environment for learning as well as keeping in touch with others. This campus is endowed with many fun activities you can get involved in, as…

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  • Jelisse from Kissimmee, FL
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  • Florida Atlantic University has a diverse group of people, allowing one to engage in different cultures and ethnicity. It's a well organized school, with tons of clubs making sure that…

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Mission Statement

Florida Atlantic University is a public research university with multiple campuses along the southeast Florida coast serving a uniquely diverse community. It promotes academic and personal development, discovery, and lifelong learning. FAU fulfills its mission through excellence and innovation in teaching, outstanding research and creative activities, public engagement and distinctive scientific and cultural alliances, all within an environment that fosters inclusiveness.

Florida Atlantic University
  • Located in Boca Raton, FL
  • Public
  • 30,808 students enrolled
  • 60% admitted
  • $2,522 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • I am a current student here

    Totally, the environment and the campus people is just great. I get to know people from all over the world. The infrastructure is great, and there are other projects underway. The new football stadium is awesome. It is just a very nice place.

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  • 4
  • Jeffrey from Coral Springs, FL
  • I am a current student here

    Jupiter is a great place to live and the beach is within walking distance. If only it weren't so expensive to have fun, it would have 5 out of 5 stars.

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