The Florida Board of Governors has named FIU a Preeminent State Research University. Learn what makes FIU preeminent

Explore FIU Virtually on The College Tour

Experience FIU through the eyes of our students. Catch a glimpse of behind-the-scenes photos and profiles of our featured Panthers.

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Discover life as an FIU Panther

From our world renown programs, on and off campus housing, clubs & organizations and student resources, FIU has got it all. Not to mention we're nestled right in the beautiful, bustling city of Miami, Florida.

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America's Best Colleges

FIU is the No. 29 university in the nation and the fourth-ranked public university, according to the America’s Best Colleges 2024 rankings published on

#4 Public University

Empowering Student Success

FIU is committed to excellence in student success, research and teaching, regardless of the challenges.

Best Colleges - U.S. News & World Report - Undergraduate Teaching 2022-2023

Top 10 in undergraduate teaching
among public universities


Best Colleges - U.S. News & World Report - Most Innovative 2022-2023

Top 15 in innovation
among public universities



Visit FIU

Go beyond the classroom, to the bustling halls of Graham Center, to the serene shores of Biscayne Bay Campus. Your studies are only half of your experience, so why not find out what else FIU has to offer? See for yourself, what life is like on our tropical campuses.

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In response to the Chancellor of the Florida Board of Governors Emergency Order 2024-E0-01, Florida International University is working to remove barriers for those students seeking to transfer to a Florida university because of a well-founded fear of discrimination, harassment, intimidation or violence at an out-of-state, degree-granting, accredited institution within the United States. To ensure adherence to the order, if you are an applicant intending to undertake academic studies within FIU, please complete our online form and one of our Admissions staff will contact you regarding next steps.

Parents and Counselors

You want the best for the student in your life, but the best shouldn't come with a lifetime debt. FIU is ranked as a best value education, but it's so much more than that. It's a safe and supportive environment that helps students succeed. It's a challenge to students to explore and create. It's opportunity to gain real-world experience and prepare for the future. Find out what FIU could be for your student.

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