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FAU Honors 2018 Talon Award Recipients
FAU Honors 2018 Talon Award Recipients

Florida Atlantic University recently hosted its annual Talon Leadership Awards ceremony as part of Homecoming 2018.... more

Can't Sleep? Fruit Flies, Energy Drinks Offer New Clues
Can't Sleep? Fruit Flies, Energy Drinks Offer New Clues

FAU neuroscientists and collaborators have discovered a gene and a new mechanism for regulating sleep in fruit flies using an ingredient commonly foun... more

Targeted Health Spending Decreases Infant Mortality Rates
Targeted Health Spending Decreases Infant Mortality Rates

A new study by researchers at FAU College of Business shows that targeted spending on public health activities specifically related to infant health s... more

The 'Atlantic Awakens' for FAU Homecoming 2018
The 'Atlantic Awakens' for FAU Homecoming 2018

FAU will celebrate Homecoming 2018 "Atlantic Awakens" beginning Sunday, Nov. 4 through Saturday, Nov. 10, at its Boca Raton, Broward, and Jupiter camp... more

Workers without Paid Sick Leave Endure Financial Worries
Workers without Paid Sick Leave Endure Financial Worries

A study is the first to find a connection between paid sick leave and financial worry in the U.S. Americans without paid sick leave worry significant... more

 
colleges

 
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters
 
College of Business
 
College for Design and Social Inquiry
 
College of Education
 
College of Engineering and Computer Science
 
The Graduate College
 
Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College
 
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
 
Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing
 
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
SPOTLIGHT STORIES

Ashley Kash
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

Ashley is studying psychology with a minor in sociology. Her advice to students is to enjoy your time at FAU as much as you can and try to get involved. more

Jeron Bornstein
College of Engineering and Computer Science

Jeron is majoring in Mechanical Engineering and is a member of Elite Owls and the Owls Racing Formula SAE Team. His advice to students is "Be willing to recognize your strengths and weaknesses, and then focus on your weaknesses." more

Bailey Hamm '13
Instructional Designer, Southwest Airlines University

As an Instructional Designer, Hamm designs and develops training solutions for Southwest Airlines University. Her advice to students is to take advantage of all experiences FAU has to offer and make FAU home! more

FACULTY
Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D.
College for Design and Social Inquiry

Dr. Hinduja is recognized internationally for his groundbreaking work on the subjects of cyberbullying and safe social media use. more

campus locations

FAU Boca Raton

More than 70 percent of FAU’s 30,000+ students take classes at FAU’s first and largest campus, located less than two miles from the Atlantic Ocean.

FAU SeaTech

Home to the nation's first ocean engineering program, this campus boasts a team of world-class faculty members, engineers, technicians and students.

FAU Davie

Nearly 5,500 students take classes at FAU’s second-largest campus: you’ll find coursework spanning 30 degree programs.

FAU Fort Lauderdale

Located in downtown Fort Lauderdale, the campus provides a "real life" urban laboratory for students pursuing an accredited degree in architecture and is the location for the College of Business' Executive Master of Accounting program. The campus also is home to MetroLab, a collaborative exhibition and event space for FAU's engagement with the community.

FAU Harbor Branch

This world-renowned research facility is dedicated to exploring the world’s oceans and integrating the science and technology of the sea with the needs of humankind.

FAU Jupiter

The Jupiter campus is the nation’s newest hub for the life sciences and home to both the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College and the FAU Brain Institute.

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