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Apply to the LEARN Program


What is L.E.A.R.N?

A program that invites undergraduate students interested in research to become a part of a supportive learning community, get involved in undergraduate research, and build the skills for academic and career success.

  • Freshman LEARN (F-LEARN) is for students entering ֱ from high school.
  • Transfer LEARN (T-LEARN) is for students entering ֱ from a state/community college.

Who is L.E.A.R.N?

To be eligible for LEARN, students must be incoming freshman, or transferring from a state college with an AA/AS, and will start in the summer or fall.

Why L.E.A.R.N?

  • Experience a close-knit community at a large research university with other students, mentors, faculty and staff.
  • Gain hands-on research experience, priority registration, and engage in two research courses.
  • Become part of the ֱ community through academic, social and community events with your peers.
  • Build connections and a network of friends.



F-LEARN was founded at ֱ in 2017


T-LEARN was founded in 2016


The average GPA of the LEARN students is above a 3.0


In a two year later survey given to the 2018-2019 cohort, 87.5% of F-LEARN students continued in research


In a two year later survey given to the 2018-2019 cohort, 100% of T-LEARN students continued in research


3 universities have LEARN Programs: ֱ, University of Central Florida, and Western Carolina University

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in the LEARN™ program at ֱ. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We can be reached at learn@fau.edu or 561-297-4878.