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Phone  850-599-3413
Fax  850-561-2626

Office of Communications
1601 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.
203 Lee Hall
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

Media Kit

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was founded as the State Normal College for Colored Students, and on October 3, 1887, it began classes with fifteen students and two instructors. Today, FAMU, as it has become affectionately known, is the premiere school among historically black colleges and universities.  Prominently located on the highest hill in Florida’s capital city of Tallahassee, Florida A&M University remains the only historically black university in the eleven member State University System of Florida

University History

FAMU Mission Statement

FAMU Traditions

Strategic Plan

Organization Chart

Campus Map

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The Office of Media Relations
Telephone: (850) 412-5211
Fax: (850) 561-2626