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 over 50,000 students across South Florida, around the globe, and even online, FIU opens a world of opportunities to explore and gain a deeper understanding of our increasingly international community.
Ready to Get Started?
The start of your journey is just an application away. Whether in-person or online, 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 top-ranked fully online programs, to ensure there's an FIU degree that matches your interests and lifestyle.
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.