Overview:NSU University School is an independent, college preparatory school that educates students in grades Junior Kindergarten - Grade 12. Since 1971, the school has provided a challenging and personalized education within a supportive environment. The faculty at University School is composed of dedicated professionals with years of experience, over 70% of whom hold advanced degrees. Students are prepared for productive lives and leadership roles through a program that focuses on academic excellence, extracurricular participation, and service to others.
Students at NSU University School are recognized for their numerous achievements in academics, visual and performing arts, and athletics. They benefit from a well-rounded education and more than forty clubs and organizations that encourage community service participation. In fact, 100% of NSU University School graduates are accepted to institutions of higher learning across the world.
As a division of NSU, University School is the only independent school in South Florida that is part of a major university. This relationship provides our students with a host of unique resources and opportunities. For example, our Middle School students prepare for mock trial competitions with help from NSU's Shepard Broad Law Center and Upper School students have the unique opportunity to conduct research with NSU professors as part of their Capstone Project.