• Congressman Al Lawson and CAFS students at the Farmer's Roundtable event. 
  • Harambee Festival - Learning about insects. 
  • Dr. Mbuya explaining the importance of water quality and the impacts of contamination. 
  • Goat meat cooking demonstration conducted by Cooperative Extension. 
  • CAFS Living Learning Students(LLC) students inspecting bee colonies. 

Welcome to the world of CAFS Family!

You are invited to take a virtual journey through the College of Agriculture and Food Sciences at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU). This site will give you a one-stop preview of everything that prospective students need to know in order to make an important decision about selecting a college to attend after high school graduation. Take a few minutes to discover the many dynamic opportunities available to you through CAFS.

Find out information about the academic majors and options offered; admission/tuition costs; student life at FAMU, the home of the “Rattlers;” and information about life in Tallahassee, the capital of Florida.

If you would like to obtain more information about visiting our campus, please click on the “Tours" button below.

You are invited to also contact our recruiters Ms. Taquasha Freeman at  (850) 561-2192 or via e-mail at Taquasha.Freeman@famu.edu or Ms. Cynthia Holloway at (850) 875-7862 or Cynthia.Holloway@famu.edu



Why study at CAFS

Students can select a field of study to earn their undergraduate, master’s, doctoral, certificate and associate degrees from 10 outstanding academic program options that develop workplace readiness through internships, co-ops and fellowships in the U.S. and abroad.

High academic achievement is highly probable given the small student-teacher ratio that makes it possible to maintain an often rigorous learning environment with close interaction between students and faculty.

Student life on campus is interesting and diverse, both at the university and college-wide.  There are many extra-curricular activities for students  including 10 CAFS student organizations and 90 student organizations including  the FAMU Concert and Gospel Choirs, an award-winning theatre department, an accomplished athletic program, a highly acclaimed band and music department, intramural sports, volunteer groups and cultural enrichment activities that are ongoing throughout the year.



Prospective Undergraudate Students

Prospective Graduate Students 

Apply to FAMU (Apply online)  (Paper Application)

Finanical Aid 

Housing  (Housing Applicaiton)

Student Health Services   (Immunization Form)

New Student Orientation

CAFS Student Organizations