As Miami’s first and only public research university, FIU is Worlds Ahead in its service to the academic and local community.
With a student body of nearly 50,000, we are among the 25 largest universities in the nation. And have collectively graduated nearly 200,000 alumni, 110,000 of which live and work in South Florida.
Our colleges and schools offer more than 200 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations and law.
For over four decades, FIU has positioned itself as one of South Florida’s anchor institutions by solving some of the greatest challenges of our time. In the next decade, we’ll spend billions of dollars on research and instruction, and $500M on new facilities.
This, along with expanded advising, 21st-century instruction, more internships and job placements, will ensure that you’ll be able to compete in our evolving world.
Whether in South Florida or elsewhere, our students want a high-quality education to help them become global citizens, capable of making a difference.
We serve a diverse community of students
- 61% Hispanic
- 15% White Non-Hispanic
- 13% Black
- 4% Asian or Pacific Islander
- 7% other minority groups
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