About The University of Tampa
On Campus Housing
A private university by the name of The University of Tampa is located in Tampa, FL. The University of Tampa covers an area of 110 acres. It was in 1931 when the The University of Tampa was founded. The motto of the The University of Tampa is Esse quam videri and its official colors are black, red and gold. The total enrolment stands at 9,304 students at The University of Tampa. Around 8,697 and 931 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 547 faculty. At The University of Tampa, around 97% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. Finally, at TUT around 61% are white, 12% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 9% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity. In its 89 years of existence, TUT has produced several known personalities like Chyna (Bodybuilder, Pornographic actor), Rod Blagojevich (Prosecutor, Politician), Paul Orndorff (Wrestler), and John Matuszak (Actor, American football player). Sports is an intergral part of any campus, and in this case, the university’s teams are affiliated to NCAA Division II – Sunshine State. TUT offers a total of 176 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), AACSB The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing), and CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education). $38 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the The University of Tampa.
It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. The University of Tampa has been ranked at the 433rd position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to TUT. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $44,940. The average annual tuition cost ($29,992), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($11,136), and budget for other expenses ($4,380) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$71,935 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by TUT. At TUT, $11,136 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The University of Tampa has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at TUT costs around $5,256 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At TUT, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 42% male and 58% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at TUT to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at The University of Tampa is around $11,266 and the federal grant is $5,240. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $6,561 and institutional aid worth $11,266. At TUT, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $1,436,940 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $20,697,676.