International Exchange Students

The Office of International Education and Development issues the DS-2019 Form once the exchange student submits the following documents and gains acceptance to the University:

Checklist for Exchange Students

  • Non-Degree Seeking Student Application Form
  • Request for Certificate of Eligibility Form DS-2019
  • Copy of Bank Statements or Copy of Letter of Scholarship
  • FAMU Health History and Immunization Form
  • FAMU Academic Advisement Form
  • FAMU Policy Compliance Form
  • Copy of Official Transcripts
  • Copy of your passport biographical page
  • Copy of English Proficiency
  • Transient Supplement Form




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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.


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Contact Us

Kevin M. Silvera-Lewis, MS | Coordinator, International Admissions & Recruitment
Office of International Education & Development
Perry-Paige, 302 North
1740 S. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
(850) 561-2504