Student Affairs

College is a rich and multi-faceted adventure, shaped by experiences learned both in and outside the classroom. Participating in an intramural sport, writing for the student newspaper or serving as a cabinet member for Student Government Association can influence your interests, provide practical skills and experience, and enrich learning. The Division of Student Affairs supports these experiences by engaging students outside of the classroom through 23 departments. Let’s explore and grow together.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
To promote awareness about the issues of sexual assault, intimate partner and gender-based violence on college campuses, the Women's Center and Victim Empowerment Program, together with many other university departments and student organizations, will facilitate a series of events during the month of April, which is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Interactive events and visual displays will be available campus beginning April 3-April 21.
Refresh and Destress Late Night at the Rec Center
On Monday, April 24, the Wellness and Recreation Center – MMC will be open for 24-hours hosting special events like midnight yoga and other stress relieving activities. 
Let in Begin Here: Live FIU
Living on campus your first year at FIU is a great way to make new friends to last a lifetime.


Lavender Graduation

The Lavender Graduation and Student Recognition Dinner is a celebration that recognizes [...]

Take Back the Mic

To promote awareness about the issues of sexual assault and intimate partner/gender-based [...]

Aboriginal Women’s Contemporary Art Movement

Please join Director, Dr. Margo Smith from the Kluge-Ruhe [...]

Artful Playdates

Artful Playdates provide children and their families multiple ways to explore learning [...]

Artful Playdates

Artful Playdates provide children and their families multiple ways to explore learning [...]

Federal Government Statewide Conference

Each year FIU Career and Talent Development hosts the Federal [...]


Learning through leadership, experience and service

  In the summer of 2016, Anthony Suarez organized a student trip to Managua, Nicaragua, as part of FIU’s Alternative […]

Business with bees creates sustainability

For some, the idea of beekeeping may be daunting. But for senior marketing major Andrea Saladrigas, daughter of Florida’s third […]

Students raise $96,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

More than 200 participants and 147 dancers attended Roarthon, the annual 17-hour fundraiser that raises money for Children’s Miracle [...]

My internship with PortMiami

Name: Nimrod Simeon Major: International business Where you interned: I did my internship at PortMiami. I was working with the cargo and […]

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

March 2017 in photos: Match Day, prosthetics and beating Miami

The madness of March has come to a close and we are one step closer to the end of the […]

5 tips for establishing healthy habits that last

When it comes to developing better habits – in the classroom, the workplace or in life – you probably already […]

FIU and other state universities rally for critical student success, research initiatives

Joined by police chiefs, mental health counselors, medical school deans, and student leaders, the Board of Governors [...]

New suicide prevention training expands awareness

The annual Out of Darkness Walk at FIU is entering its third year, benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention […]

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga. Tai chi. Meditation. In recent years, the United States has seen a surge in practices promising a calmer, more […]