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Colleges / Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, FL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate81%

About Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University is a public, state university in the suburb of Boca Raton, Florida. Florida Atlantic University was founded in 1961. The college enrolls around 29,592 students per year, including 24,229 undergrad students.

Florida Atlantic University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Florida Atlantic University. Florida Atlantic University admitted 81% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 19,734 out of 24,268 total applicants were accepted.

Florida Atlantic University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 78%

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Florida Atlantic University is located in the town of Boca Raton, Florida, near Miami and Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.

If you would like to see Florida Atlantic University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Boca Raton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International.

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College Info

777 Glades Road Boca Raton, FL 33431-6424

Campus Setting: Suburban

Florida Atlantic University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Florida Atlantic University is Apr 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Florida Atlantic University is Jul 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Florida Atlantic University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1030 - 1200


Math SAT Range

500 - 590


Reading SAT Range

520 - 610

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Wondering what life at Florida Atlantic University is like? There are approximately 29,592 students enrolled at Florida Atlantic University, including 24,229 undergraduate students and 5,363 graduate students. 67% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from FL and 11% percent of students are from other states.


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