SoA Applications and Admissions Process

IMG_1249-bThere are multiple parts to applying to the School of Architecture. Below is a check list for those wishing to enter in Design 1 (Foundational Studies – Lower Division) and a check list for those wishing to enter into Design 5 or higher (Bachelor of Architecture – Upper Division). Because this is a limited access program, the entry points are at Design 1 and Design 5 or higher.

Entry into Design 1 (Foundational Studies – Lower Division)

  1. Visit the FAU Office of Admissions website and follow the directions for applying as a freshman or transfer student, whichever category you fall under.
  2. Submit FAU application to the Office of Admissions as early as possible, preferably in October or November.
    Click to apply online
  3. Complete the School of Architecture Lower Division Application. This application is typically available in December and due the last Friday in January. You can access the application by clicking below. NOTE: If the application is not yet available the link will not be active.
    Download Application

For more questions please visit the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact thedrick@fau.edu


Entry into Design 5 (Bachelor of Architecture – Upper Division)

  1. Visit the FAU Office of Admissions website and follow the directions for applying as a freshman or transfer student, whichever category you fall under.
  2. Submit FAU application to the Office of Admissions by the last Friday in January.
    Click to apply online
  3. Submit the School of Architecture Upper Division Application.
    Download Application
  4. Submit your portfolio by the deadline which is the last Friday in February at 10am
    Portfolio Submission Requirements

For more questions please visit the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact vreid@fau.edu