Florida International University will be a leading urban public research university focused on student learning, innovation, and collaboration.


Florida International University is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. We are committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with our local and global communities


Florida International University is committed to the following core values:

  • Truth - in the pursuit, generation, dissemination, and application of knowledge
  • Freedom - of thought and expression
  • Respect - for diversity and the dignity of the individual
  • Responsibility - as stewards of the environment and citizens of the world
  • Excellence - in intellectual, personal, and operational endeavors