Survival Guide

With class, a busy social schedule and all the other great things that come with being a college student, you’re going to have a very busy schedule. Here, you’ll find all the most important things you need, all in one place. Think of it as the only cheat sheet you’ll ever be allowed to use […]


Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

From ensuring your credits transfer to adapting to a new school setting, moving to FIU from another college or university can be a complex, and sometimes confusing, process. “Many students experience ‘transfer shock’ when transferring from one institution to another. But this is normal,” said Camille Perkins, the STEM manager at FIU Transfer and Transition […]


FIU, Palm Beach State College look to expand partnership

According to a new report by Florida International University and the Creative Class Group, “Miami’s Great Inflection: Toward Shared Prosperity as a Creative and Inclusive Global City,” Greater Miami is one of the largest economic regions in the United States and the world, comparable to Singapore and Hong Kong. Miami is also the hub of the So-Flo megaregion, which extends […]


FIU at I-75 keeps BA degrees in sight for transfer students

FIU has teamed up with Broward College to share space and open doors to ever-greater numbers of students. Working side-by-side in a shiny office building, the college and university are serving young people at an outpost located off Interstate 75 in Broward County, about 30 miles north of the Modesto A. Maidique Campus. The site […]