• ESL Scholarship Winner Expresses Gratitude

    Florida National University (FNU) in partnership with Real Concepts Magazine awarded a scholarship to Mrs. Denia Balmaseda so she can learn English through FNU’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program.  To show her appreciation, Mrs. Balmaseda (who currently does not speak English) asked Real Concepts Magazine to draft a letter of appreciation on her … Continued

  • Jose Crossier Rising Music Sensation and FNU Alumnus

    Mr. Jose Crossier arrived in the United States in 2000 from Cuba. Realizing that he needed to learn English to be able to achieve his dreams, Jose enrolled in Florida National University’ English as a Second Language (ESL) program. After successfully completing the program, Mr. Crossier enrolled in Florida National University (FNU) as a degree-seeking … Continued

  • Ms. Ileana Felipe Santos, FNU MBA Graduate

    Born in Holguín, Cuba, Ms. Ileana Felipe Santos immigrated to the United States as apolitical refugee. After establishing herself in Miami, Florida, Ms. Santos pursued her educational dreams by completing her Master in Business Administration from Florida National University (FNU).   Were you the first one in your family to obtain a bachelor’s and/or a master’s … Continued

  • Meet Ms. Luz Essraowi Recent MBA Graduate from Florida National University

    Where were you born? I was born in Puerto Rico, but I grew in Newark, New Jersey. Did you go to high school in Miami? If yes, which high school did you graduate from? Unfortunately, I was not able to go to High School due to family circumstances; however, I completed my GED in Olympic … Continued

  • A Thank You Letter from an FNU Student

    Mr. Oscar de Cárdenas is a Florida National University (FNU). He started his post-secondary journey with FNU in June of 2013. He is currently working on finishing his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration. Recently, he wrote a letter to FNU President/CEO, Dr. Maria C. Regueiro, praising the institution, its faculty and staff. With his … Continued


    On October 5th, 2014, Florida National University held its Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony in the James L. Knight Center in downtown Miami, Florida. More than 300 guests (friends and family members of the proud graduates) watched as 150 Florida National University students made the time honored transition from student to alumni. Furthermore, they … Continued

  • FNU Student Perseveres Despite Adversities

    While working for a University, one gets to hear a lot of stories of the obstacles students have to go through to be accepted by a regionally-accredited University in order to reach their educational dreams. Some of these stories are funny, and some of them are sad; however, most of them are typical. Every now … Continued

  • Meet Beth Sullivan U.S. Service Member and FNU Online Learning Student

    When working for a University as an administrator, it is sometimes difficult to get to know every student on a one-to-one basis. Especially if that student is an online (or distance learning) student and he or she is in the military. Well, we are able to catch up with one such student who earned her … Continued

  • FNU’s Top 8 Hacks for Planning Life After Graduation

    Graduation is a defining moment in one’s life. After four or more years of study, an individual receives a diploma as the emblem of proof documenting their accreditation and expertise in a particular subject. However, life after graduation can seem intimidating to many students. For a person’s entire life, school dictates their schedule, availability and … Continued

  • Victor Guembes Valedictorian and FNU Student Success Story

    Victor Guembes was born in Lima, Peru. While in Peru, he joined the Commissioned Police Officer Academy in Lima-Peru in 1982 and after three years of education he served as a 2nd Lieutenant for an elite counterterrorism team.    In 1989, Victor immigrated to the United States. Upon his arrival to the United States, he … Continued