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International MBA


Congratulations and welcome to the Panther family! Follow the checklist to confirm your acceptance to FIU. We can't wait to have you here.

1. Confirm your seat

In-state students: In order to reserve your space, you will need to sign the documents on step two as well as sign the IMBA Acceptance form.

Out-of-state and international students: In order to reserve your space, you will need to submit a $200 (non-refundable) admission deposit within 2 weeks of your admission letter.

2. Complete important program documents

Student Enrollment Terms and Conditions and the Photography Consent Form must be signed prior to orientation.

3. Apply for Financial Aid (U.S. students only)

Reuse your FSA ID every year.


Students who have been admitted and completed their FAFSA application will be offered Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans. Graduate students may borrow up to a maximum of $20,500 per academic year through the Federal Direct Loan program. The actual amount a student is eligible to borrow cannot exceed the program cost of attendance, minus any other assistance received.

For additional information regarding Financial Aid, please visit

4. Finalize Your Admissions File

Your acceptance to FIU is based on the academic information that was available when the Admissions Office reviewed your application. You may have been admitted with courses in progress or unofficial test scores. Therefore, it is important that you submit official documents prior to the end of your first semester.

Residency documents: If you are seeking in-state tuition you must submit your proof of residency. Learn how to establish residency here:

5. Submit Your Immunizations Records

As a prerequisite to registration, FIU requires all students comply with the following immunization policy regulations from the Florida Board of Governors regarding immunity of Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Hepatitis B, and Meningitis.

Download all immunization forms at All forms must be signed and stamped by a physician (M.D. or D.O.), a nurse practitioner or a registered nurse and can be mailed, faxed or physically submitted to Student Health Services at your scheduled orientation date.

When emailing your form, please send it to

6. Purchase medical insurance (international students only)

The medical insurance requirement can be met in one of two ways:

Please email receipt of insurance to This will help get the insurance hold removed from your account.

7. Sign up for graduate off-campus housing

For housing options close to our MMC campus, please visit

International MBA

How to Register for Classes

Your program manager will handle all course registrations. Please confirm that you have no holds that may prevent registration. To check your holds, please visit

If you are logging into FIU's system for the first time your password will be in the date of birth format DDMonYYYY. Example, if you were born April 20, 1998 your default password will be 20Apr1998.

Program Calendar

Please click here for the program calendar. Dates provided are tentative and subject to change.


Students in the IMBA Program will be registered for courses by the departmental staff prior to the beginning of each term. This is a lockstep/cohort program, which means that your courses will be offered on a fixed schedule, and you will be taking these courses with the same group of students throughout the entire program. Your program manager will register you for classes and will send you an email when it is time to submit your tuition payment.

Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act

Under the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act, Florida International University will, upon request, make available to students the completion or graduation rates of certificate or full-time degree-seeking students for a one-year period. Also, available upon request, are university policies regarding procedures for reporting criminal actions or other emergencies; access to campus facilities; campus law enforcement; crime prevention programs; statistics concerning arrests and the occurrence on campus of certain criminal offenses; criminal activity of off-campus student organizations, and the use, possession, and sale of illegal drugs or alcohol. This information can be obtained from the Department of Public Safety or the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

International MBA

How to Pay for Classes

Prior to the payment deadline, students should visit and follow the steps provided. Semester tuition payments are due, in full, by the first day of class.

If you have financial aid:

  • Click the "Financial Aid" tile. Under the "Awards" tab, find the "Accept/Decline" tab to accept awards

If you do not have financial aid:

  • Click the “Financial Account” tile. Under the “Make a Payment” tab, pay online with a credit card or electronic check/electronic transfer.
  • Pay in person by cash or check at the Student Financials Office in the Student Academic Success Center (SASC), room 101 (MMC) or AC1 140 (BBC). Self-service payment kiosks are also located in SASC.

Wire transfer payments:

  • FIU has partnered with Flywire to offer a streamlined and cost-effective payment method to send international payments; therefore, we ask international students to send all bank transfer payments through Flywire.

Payment Breakdown

In-state: $8,445.34
Out-of-state: $18,834

In-state: $9,767.26
Out-of-state: $21,900

In-state: $2,926.25
Out-of-state: $6,266

On-Campus Services | 305-348-3615

All vehicles parked on campus at a non-metered space are required to have a valid virtual permit, which is linked to your vehicle license plate. Please remember, head in parking only. To obtain your virtual parking permit, visit | 305-348-2401

The mission of FIU’s Student Health Services is to provide affordable and accessible student-focused medical care and promote healthy lifestyles through education, mentorship and research activities. Ambulatory health care centers are located at both the BBC and MMC to serve your health care needs in a convenient and student-friendly environment. | 305-348-3532

We encourage students to make an active decision about the use of accommodations at the very start of each semester. Please register with Disability Resource Center no later than the first day of class. | 305-348-7396

Career Services is dedicated to helping you make career dreams a reality. Through workshops, career assessments and partnerships with employers in South Florida and around the globe, the Business Career Management team is committed to helping you get an early start on your career path. | 305-348-2575

Panthers can work out their stress, challenge themselves and get into shape with recreation centers on both campuses. Each facility features state-of-the-art exercise equipment, group fitness classes, and individualized personal training. Each campus hosts intramural sports like dodgeball and soccer, offers Sport Clubs like Quidditch and Rugby, and BBC features watersports on the bay. | 305-348-0088

Panther Dining offers a variety of foods and a great selection of meal plans to make dining convenient, tasty and fun. Meal plans save up to 40% + 0% sales tax, whether you live on campus or off campus. You can dine at The Fresh Food Company and 29 other restaurants and retail locations at MMC and BBC. You can buy your meal plan through financial aid at or with cash, credit/debit or six easy payments at the Panther Dining Office in GC 1215 (MMC) or at


Student Support & Resources

Please direct all of your questions to


Student Finances

Payment is due at the beginning of each new semester (term).

If your financial aid does not cover the full cost of tuition, fees and other educational expenses, you are obligated to pay any remaining balance. Use the following steps to see what you may owe:

  1. Log onto MyFIU. See Access MyFIU for help.
  2. Select 'Financial Account.'
  3. Click on the appropriate semester.

The Chapman Graduate School of Business has a dedicated Financial Aid team. Their contact information is or 305.348.8045.

Enrollment & Academics

The International MBA program is cohort & lockstep based. Thus, enrollment is restricted to the program staff only. The program will enroll students automatically via a fixed schedule, approximately a month prior to each new semester (fall, spring, and summer). Any drop/withdraw requests must be made to the program directly by the student and must be in writing.

The syllabus should be available on Canvas 1-2 weeks before the start of each course.

Your instructor should be your first point of contact with any academic concerns regarding your courses, i.e. grade inquiries, exam/assignment deadlines and extensions, course concerns, IN grade requests, etc.

FIU provides an email account to all students. It is university policy that an FIU email account be the official channel of email communication to all students. This involves any inquiries and requests towards a student’s account. IMBA students should expect to utilize and receive emails directly to their FIU account.

Google powers your FIU Email account. Before you log in, please ensure that you have set up your MyAccounts username and password.

To access your FIU email account, please visit and sign in using your user ID and password.

If you're not sure what your official FIU email address is, please follow these steps:

  1. Sign into MyAccounts.
  2. Click on the Change Password tab.
  3. Locate the User ID box located to Account Type "FIU Panthermail". That is your primary email address username. Your email will be that username, followed by
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