Let Your Journey Begin
With over 56,000 students and a first-year student acceptance rate of 50%, FIU admissions are considered selective. The admissions committee looks for applicants who are academically prepared, have challenged themselves with advanced courses, are active in their community, or are motivated by a specific goal or passion. We strive to prepare applicants for a college education to open doors to more future Panthers every year.
HOW TO APPLY
From our top-ranked research programs, FIU offers a world of possibilities to students from all parts of the globe. We’re honored you’re considering FIU for the next step in your education. Join over 50,000 Panthers – and 200,000 alumni – who chose FIU.
FIU is one of the most diverse universities in the United States and engineering and computing students represent more than 100 countries. The Office of International Student and Scholar Services provides advising services to international student and scholars on immigration, legal, personal, cultural, social and financial issues. Allow about 20 minutes to complete your application. You can also save your application and complete it later.
COST & AID
FIU is dedicated to keeping higher education accessible to all. That’s why our financial aid office awards more than $180 million in financial aid each year. If you want a degree that lets you graduate with little to no debt and start your career sooner, FIU can help you make that happen.
Tuition & Fees
Estimate Your Costs
FIU’s low tuition could be even lower for you if you qualify for financial aid. Calculate how much you could be paying in tuition and fees and then estimate how much aid you could receive in return.
» Estimate Your Cost
Scholarships help you graduate from FIU with your degree and with little to no debt. Scholarships are usually merit-based financial aid (awarded based on your grades and achievements) but some may have need-based requirements as well. Apply to as many scholarships as you can and apply early to increase your chance of being awarded.
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