FIU Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 4.0% of the student population at FIU. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit FIU Disability Services.
FIU for the Military
While not a "service academy", FIU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit FIU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our FIU for Veterans Guide.
FIU offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, FIU does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Florida International University
FIU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Florida International University
FIU has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 47,629 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 26,655 (56.0%). Part-time attendance was 20,974 (44.0%).
Florida International University is Ranked #847 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, FIU is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank FIU #847 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Florida International University Competes in the NCAA
FIU has a total of 446 student athletes, 236 men and 210 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$27,428,277|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$27,428,277|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Florida International University Athletics