Florida International University is Miami’s public research university and in less than five decades has become a top 100 public university, according to U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges. FIU is focused on student success and research excellence, with nearly $200 million in annual research expenditures. The Next Horizon campaign is furthering FIU’s commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today FIU has two campuses and multiple centers including sites in Qingdao and Tianjin, China and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian - FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida - FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond.
Degrees for Every Interest
Explore the fringes of space, work to improve the health of our community's most underserved populations or defend the accused in a court of law. FIU offers more than 190 degree programs - many available online - so that you'll be ready for wherever the future takes you.
- Arts and Design
- Business and Economics
- Hospitality Management
- Humanities and Culture
- Medicine and Health
- Public Policy
- Sciences and Engineering
A Campus as Diverse as Its Students
Get lost in the 342-acre city block that is Modesto A. Maidique Campus. Sit on the sandy shores of Biscayne Bay Campus. Or explore any one of our 4 satellite locations across South Florida. With a student body of 54,000, we make sure there’s something for everyone here.
Campus by the Numbers
- 300+ Academic associations, honor and professional societies, cultural organizations and interest groups
- 3 Art and history museums
- 142Countries represented in our student body
- 18 Intercollegiate athletic teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
FIU Hurricane Watch
We regret to inform you that classes are canceled Friday and Saturday (Aug. 30 and 31, 2019) at all FIU locations and online in preparation for Hurricane Dorian. Visit FIU News for the latest updates on Hurricane Dorian and how it will impact university operations.
- Medicine & Health Sciences
Financial gap between adults with childhood ADHD and those without, widens over time
Adults with childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are expected to earn $1. 25 million less than adults without ...
- Campus & Community
December in photos: Grad caps, celebrations and a great gift
Here are some of our favorite moments from December, as captured by photographers Carl Frederick-Francois, Margi Rentis and Lucy Logan.
- Science & Technology
Engineering professor uses machine learning to help people with paralysis regain independence
Zachary Danziger was awarded a $1.6 million grant from the NIH.
- Politics, Law & Society
Students absorb civil rights, American history in Montgomery
A group of more than 50 students took a day to absorb history in Montgomery, Alabama, through a university-led trip prior to the football team’s game in the Camellia Bowl.