47,586
Students
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7,885
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
51
51%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

Florida International University is a University institution located in Miami, FL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 11200 SW Eighth Street, PC 140
Miami, FL  33199
United States
Contact Ms. Jody Glassman
Director of Admissions
Email: admiss@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-3662

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

14,861
Applied
7,596
Accepted
47,586
Enrolled
51%
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Female Admissions

9,164
Females Applied
4,625
Females Accepted
50%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,697
Males Applied
2,971
Males Accepted
52%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Portfolio or audition

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen November 1st Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 603 560 640
SAT Math 584 540 620
ACT Composite 25 23 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,168
In-state
18,566
Out-of-state
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Fees

390
Full-time student fees
10,882
Room & board
6,984
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

7,885
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,826
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,553
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,617
Avg. Loan Aid
2,082
Avg. Grant Aid
5,442
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
20%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

47,586
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 67.33%
Black or African American 12.65%
White or Caucasian 8.68%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.07%
Asian 2.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 2.55%
Other 0.63%

Gender

Male (43.23%)
Female (56.77%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 7%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Relay for Life (fund-raising event), Dance Marathon (fund-raising event) and Welcome Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Students for Community Service, Black Student Leadership Council, Hospitality Management Student Club, Hispanic Students Association and Haitian Students Organization

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
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Golf No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

2,440
Total Faculty
25:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,275
Part-time - 1,165
Male - 1,307
Female - 1,133