Florida A&M University

1700 Lee Hall Dr., Tallahassee, FL 32307
(850) 599-3000 View in Google Maps

Established in 1887, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) remains the only historically black university in Florida's 12 member state university system. The first president, Thomas DeSaille Tucker and legislator Thomas Van Renssaler Gibbs, guided the school’s beginning including its move from Copeland Street to its present location. FAMU offers 97 degree programs and has an enrollment of more than 12,000 students.