Government Affairs

The FIU Division of Strategic Communications, Government and External Affairs serves as the official liaison between the university community and all levels of government. The Government and Community Affairs team advocates for FIU’s legislative priorities, secures public funding and strengthens relationships with government officials. The office is committed to promoting the university’s mission to enhance student success and research excellence. 

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With the integration of the government relations and strategic communications teams, we've created a unified form for our partners and clients to fill out when seeking our services. Interested in working with us?


FIU in DC, a part of the FIU Division of Strategic Communications, Government and External Affairs, is integrated advocacy approach to increase the national reputation of, and federal support for, our preeminent research areas, faculty, and student advocates. Our team works with the Congress, White House, federal agencies, and national organizations to advocate for the university’s priorities.

Services & advocacy 

Our mission is to advocate for FIU and to educate elected and government officials about the importance of our impact on the local community, state, nation, and world. One of the many ways we do this is through the FIU Talent Lab, which is a comprehensive program to ensure success for FIU students at the nation's capital. 

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