Our family of FIU donors has shaped the foundation of this great university.


A message from the Senior Vice President, Howard LipmanIt is my honor to lead FIU’s fundraising efforts in collaboration with colleagues across the university who are committed to secure the resources we need to realize our vision.

In partnership with our donors, we are shaping the future of FIU. We are creating a financial foundation that will propel us to the next level of Worlds Ahead excellence.

To our donors and to those interested in learning more about FIU, I encourage you to explore this site and meet the people impacted by the power of philanthropy.

They are the heart of FIU – the students, faculty, staff, and community members who are daily enriched, inspired, and transformed by the generosity of your gifts.



Howard R. Lipman
Senior Vice President, University Advancement
CEO, FIU Foundation

Syed Zain Ashraf at FIU

My Internship at the FIU Foundation

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Born in Hyderabad, India, Syed Zain Ashraf graduated high school in 2013, attended Broward College for a year, and decided (more…)
FIU campus

Mellon Foundation awards $675,000 to FIU to support education in the humanities

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The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded FIU a $675,000 grant to enhance humanities education and optimize student learning. The (more…)
FIU Law graduates

FIU Law grads earn highest Florida Bar passage rate, 88.1 percent

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FIU College of Law graduates have, once again, earned the highest bar passage rate of any of Florida’s 11 law (more…)
Ocean Drive cleanup

Tools being developed to improve response times in disasters

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A research team led by FIU is trying to remove the chaos from responses when natural disasters strike. The team, (more…)

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