University of Florida

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School Overview

The University of Florida is a four-year public university, whose main campus is in Gainesville, Florida. The school is a land-grant university situated on an expansive 2,000-plus acre campus. It offers hundreds of undergraduate programs and multiple graduate degrees, including more than 120 master’s degrees and 76 doctoral degree programs.

The university is made up of 87 academic colleges, schools and departments, and is home to over 150 research centers. In terms of student population, it is the second-largest state university and the seventh-largest single-campus university in the U.S.

The University of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

University of Florida Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(352) 392-3261
Website:www.ufl.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.admissions.ufl.edu/
Address: , Gainesville, FL 32611
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:52,367
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):87%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:21,647 (41% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,381
Out-of-state Tuition:$28,659
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,379

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of Florida Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Florida.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences866
Architecture and Related Services231
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies32
Biological and Biomedical Sciences61313
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services561
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs421
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services121
Education45168
Engineering1131313
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields22
English Language and Literature/Letters121
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics864
Health Professions and Related Programs26139
History111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics222
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies431
Natural Resources and Conservation333
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies22
Philosophy and Religious Studies322
Physical Sciences444
Psychology2134
Social Sciences676
Visual and Performing Arts872
Grand total9110012584

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at University of Florida.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Architecture and Related Services1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences34
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education273
Engineering8
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts11
Grand total215364

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Florida and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,381
Out-of-state$28,659
Books and supplies$1,210

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,737
Out-of-state$30,130

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid6,36793%
Grant or scholarship aid6,16990%$6,379
Student loan aid1,68025%$6,099

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid28,49785%$6,194
Federal student loans9,60429%$6,398

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Florida. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Florida students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants30,11813,06117,057
Percent admitted100%42%49%
Percent admitted who enrolled23%22%23%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of Florida Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment52,367
Undergraduate enrollment34,554
Graduate enrollment17,813

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of Florida Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Public Health
    • Endodontics
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology- (OMP)
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (OMR)
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
    • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
    • Pediatric Dentistry
    • Periodontics
    • Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
    • Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree (College of Veterinary Medicine)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    • English Language (English Language Intensive English Program )
  • Council on Education for Public Health
    • Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education
    • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
    • Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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