Florida International University

General Information

Website www.fiu.edu
Address 11200 S. W. 8 Street
City Miami
State FL
Zip 33199
Locale Suburb: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 88%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 26.7%
Five-year graduation rate 47.7%
Six-year graduation rate 56.6%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 19.2%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 47,629
Endowment Assets $240,595,499
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website finance.fiu.edu/controller/UG_Calculator.htm
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 72%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.94
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 565 (25th - 75th percentile = 520 - 610)
Median SAT Math 555 (25th - 75th percentile = 510 - 600)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 25.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 23 - 27)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 50.1%
In-State Tuition and Fees $6,556
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $18,954
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,512
Average Net Price After Grants $12,219
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,126
Median earnings 10 years after entry $46,300
Median debt of completers $17,250
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.3%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 49.7%
% Underrepresented Minority 78.4%
% Black 12.2%
% Latino 66.1%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 2.6%
% White 9.0%
% Two or More Races 2.8%
% Other 7.2%
% Noresident Aliens 6.7%
% Female 56.5%
% Male 43.5%
% Age 25 and Over 21.8%
% Part-time 42.6%