Get to Know FIU
From top-ranked academic programs to top-tier research designation, FIU is a South Florida anchor institution and a solutions center for the world’s toughest challenges.
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Think Local, Go Global
With locations across South Florida and around the globe, FIU opens a world of opportunities to explore new cultures and gain a deeper understanding of our increasingly international community.
Ready to Get Started?
The start of your journey is just an application away. Explore what FIU ― Miami's only public research university ― has to offer and get started today.
There’s a Degree for You
From the humanities to STEM, FIU offers more than 190 degrees ― including law and medicine ― to ensure there's an FIU degree that matches your interests.
Answering the Challenge
Our researchers take on the toughest problems of our time to create marketable solutions. Half a century, 60 patents and almost $2 billion in awards later, we're just getting started.
Get Involved, Be A Panther
There's so many ways to be more than just a student: join a club, go tailgating, visit one of our museums or take in a concert. You'll also have everything you need for a complete on-campus experience.
Unleash Your Inner Panther
Catch an exciting game in more than 18 Division-I sports ― and rep your alma mater while you cheer on future All Stars and gold medalists.
Be Part of the FIU Family
With a network of more than 200,000, FIU is the alma mater of leaders and influencers around the world. With the support of our FIU family, we're changing lives and making a difference.