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Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, Florida
The new "Rat's Mouth" student tailgating area located at the grassy area directly in front of the FAU Stadium. credit: Florida Atlantic University
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Overview
Public
16,252 Undergraduates
60% Admissions Rate
City: Small
Public
Region: South
Division 1
Size: Medium
Doctoral
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, Florida
33431-0991
(561) 297-3000
www.fau.edu/
Location

Boca Raton is the southernmost city in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States, first incorporated on August 2, 1924 as "Bocaratone," and then incorporated as "Boca Raton" in 1925. The 2015 population estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau was 93,235. However, approximately 200,000 people with a Boca Raton postal address reside outside its municipal boundaries. More from Wikipedia...

75

coffee score

70

restaurants score

Students
44%

Men

56%

Women

24

Average Age of Entering Students

1612

New Transfer Students

Admissions
60%

Acceptance Rate

32%

Enrollment Yield

950-1140

SAT Range

15,907

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$11,303

Typical Cost

$17,276

Out-Of-State (published)

$4,831

In-State (published)

77%

Recieve Financial Aid

72%

Have Loans

$11,179

Median Debt

Academics
24.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

104

Doctorates Awareded

Criminal Justice And Fire Protection

Top Major

2

National Academy Members

Athletics
Football Conference:

Conference USA

Basketball Conference:

Conference USA

Track & Field Conference:

Conference USA

Football Division:

1

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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