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COMMITTED TO STUDENT SUCCESS, PROVIDING A PATHWAY TO CAREERS AND BEYOND

Miami’s first and only public research university and an anchor in the community, FIU is a driver of economic prosperity and pathway for hundreds of thousands of students who aspire to a better life.

  • FIU is ranked #12 Top Performer on Social Mobility in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report “Best Colleges” rankings.

  • 15 academic programs at FIU are ranked in the top 50 among public univeristies by U.S. News & World Report.

  • The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) selected FIU to join a small group of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-funded “Frontier Set” universities—those committed to significantly increasing student access and success, and eliminating racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities in college attainment.

  • #1 on the Social Mobility Index in Florida among schools that are both Carnegie Foundation-designated Research 1 universities and Ashoka Changemaker Campuses.

  • #1 in the U.S. for awarding bachelor’s and master’s degrees to Hispanic students and a national leader in granting STEM degrees to minorities.

Invest in the Next

The Next Horizon campaign is your opportunity have a direct impact on FIU’s future. There are countless opportunities to invest in meaningful initiatives that match your interests.

Student Success stories:
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FIU recognized for first-generation student success programs, initiatives; read more.

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FIU receives first-ever Seal of Excelencia for its success in educating Latino students; read more.

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