Prospective International 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:

Application Process and Admissions Requirements




Thank you for your interest in Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida #YouAreWelcomeHere


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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Application Deadlines

Semester   Deadlines
Spring 2021 March 1, 2020 November 1, 2020
Summer 20221 June 15, 2020 March 1, 2021
Fall 2021 June 15, 2020 May 1, 2021

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Contact Us

Rana Ibrahim, M.Ed. | International Student Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator
Tallahassee, FL
1 (850) 599-3562