Office of International Education and Development
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Prospective International Students

        Dear International Applicant,

      Thank you for your interest in Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida  


Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is a historically black public university in Tallahassee, Florida (USA). Founded in 1887, it is located on the highest geographic hill in Tallahassee. It is the fifth largest historically black university in the United States by enrollment and the only historically black public university in Florida.


FAMU has been named the highest-ranked public historically Black college and university (HBCU) by the U.S News & World Report 2021 Best Colleges ranking of Top Public Universities. FAMU ranked 117 among Top Public Universities, up from number 123 a year ago. The next highest ranked public HBCU lands at 136.

Additionally, the
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering earned a spot on the U.S. News & World Report badge-eligible list with a 69th ranking among the 206 Best Undergraduate engineering schools offering doctorate degrees. The college is also ranked number two among all Florida engineering programs.

If you would like to learn more about FAMU, download the Zappar App, it is available in the Apple App Store and in the Google Play Store, users can simply search “FAMU Mobile” to install. You can have access to FAMU news and events, Rattler Athletics news, schedules, social media like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. Click here to take a Virtual Reality Tour


Application Process and Admissions Requirements



Graduate Students

Application Deadlines



Application Availability


Spring 2021

March 1, 2020

November 1, 2020

Summer 2021

June 15, 2020

March 1, 2021

Fall 2021

June 15, 2020

May 1, 2021


Contact Us
Paula Sofia Gomez, M.B.A.
International Student Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator
P: 1 850-599-3562 

Tallahassee, FL





Contact Info

1740 S. Martin Luther King Blvd
302 Perry Paige
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

P: 850.599.3295
F: 850.561.2520