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 Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, Florida

777 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, Florida

Florida Atlantic University Mission Statement:
Florida Atlantic University is a public research university with multiple campuses along the southeast Florida coast serving a uniquely diverse community. It promotes academic and personal development, discovery, and lifelong learning. FAU fulfills its mission through excellence and innovation in teaching, outstanding research and creative activities, public engagement and distinctive scientific and cultural alliances, all within an environment that fosters inclusiveness.
Degree Stats For Florida Atlantic University

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Public 4 yr Doctoral/Research Intensive size 1

Geographical Region:

Chief Administrator:
President Frank T. Brogan

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): City: Small

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Research Universities (high research activity)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
High undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Doctoral, professional dominant

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Large four-year, primarily nonresidential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Higher part-time four-year

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 2225
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$5170
Typical board charge per year:$2845
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Doctor's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above


Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: Yes
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes


 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Florida Atlantic University  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 561-297-3530
 Admissions Office Phone: 561-297-3040

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