The University of West Florida: Ranking & Review

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Pensacola
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United States
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World
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14271472
Top 9%

The University of West Florida Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate50%50%49%
Applicants5,7742,5353,239
Admissions2,8631,2781,585
Enrolled undergraduates1,104525579
Enrolled total (including graduate students)13,0405,1907,850

8,219 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

4,410 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores515
Percent of students submitting SAT scores47%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
590
Math
570

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores895
Percent of students submitting ACT scores81%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
24
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The University of West Florida Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$19,014$31,895
Off-campus$19,014$31,895
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,942 and other expenses per full academic year.

The University of West Florida provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,563 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,735$16,004
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,041$2,654
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$212$641
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,088$22,166
Fees for full-time graduates$1,974$2,728
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$378$1,037

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities8336839
Health Professions and Related Programs46494558
Education923732467
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services310107417
Social Sciences16617183
Psychology12924153
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1407147
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs13412146
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services10223125
Biological and Biomedical Sciences10712119
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service9210102
Engineering7474
Visual and Performing Arts7070
Public Administration and Social Service Professions6565
Mathematics and Statistics244165
History381149
English Language and Literature & Letters40545
Physical Sciences3939
Natural Resources and Conservation31839
Legal Professions and Studies3434
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3131
Philosophy and Religious Studies88
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies55
Grand Total8332,20174423,780

A total of 3,034 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The University of West Florida.

At the master's and doctor's level 746 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate44%38%49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 76%

General info

Alternative namesUniversity of West Florida
UWF
Founded1963
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, green
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,517
Instructional FTE429
Research FTE24
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuwf.edu
Address11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, Florida, 32514-5750
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population52,000
Phone8504742000
Fax+1 (850) 474 3360

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