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Florida International University Student Life

Florida International University is on a 576-acre campus in an urban setting in Miami, Florida. There are many activities and organizations for Florida International University students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Florida International University also has fraternities and sororities.

Florida International University has a thriving Students for Community Service. In fact, more students participate in Students for Community Service than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Florida International University include Black Student Leadership Council, Hospitality Management Student Club, Hispanic Students Association and Haitian Students Organization.

Florida International University students' favorite campus traditions are Relay for Life (fund-raising event), Dance Marathon (fund-raising event) and Welcome Week.

Does Florida International University offer student housing?

Florida International University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

The majority of Florida International University students live on campus. In 2021, 6% of undergrads at Florida International University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 94% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Florida International University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Florida International University offers coed housing and .

Safety at Florida International University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Florida International University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Florida International University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Florida International University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Florida International University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Florida International University, take Florida Turnpike to Miami, FL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Miami International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Florida you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Florida International University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Florida International University Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

57%

Full Time

43%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

68%

12%

9%

6%

2%

2%

1%

0.05%

0.04%

Undergraduate Students

48,664

Graduate Students

10,235

Non-Resident / International Students

3,129

Florida International University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

58,899

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

58%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,964

Out-of-State

$19,363

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Apr 1
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