39%

Acceptance Rate

$10,233

Avg.Financial Aid

001535

FAFSA Code

About University of Florida

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

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Student Population Number of Students attending College

52,218

Website

N/A

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

The University of Florida is a public institution located in Gainesville, Florida. UF was established 160 years ago and has continued pushing its boundaries to reach excellence. The university opened as a school in Gainesville, known as the Gainesville academy and was relocated in exchange for the East Florida Seminary.

The Florida Museum of National History became a part of the university in 1906 and in 2000, the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity was opened in the University. In 1928, the grant-in-aid athletic scholarship program was established by John J. Tigert. 

The university became a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU) in 1985. The Philips Center for Performing Arts was founded in 1985. The Dance Marathon Program is another great program at the university where students stay on feet for more than 26.2 hours. 

  • The total population of the university is 52,367 out of which 43,825 are full-timers and 8,542 are part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 20:1.

  • University's graduation rate of the university is 87%.


Online Education at the University of Florida

The credits of these courses can be transferred conveniently.

  • The university offers programs in Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate levels along with a few Certificate level programs. The flexibility in the programs offered is very high and enables students to take up their courses from the comfort of their own place.

  • University's majors include Accounting, Agriculture, Animal Science, Anthropology, Safety, Science, Sociology, Human Services, Media Studies and many more.

  • The college also has its own students log in the site that will enable students to sign up to their account with the credentials provided by the university upon enrolling for a course.

Florida is the perfect state with Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other part.

Know More about the Online Colleges in the state of Florida.


Reviews

Few reviews that the university has received are as follows.

  • Rigorous academic programs and high competition level enable students to perform at their personal maxima.

  • The campus is clean and beautiful.

  • The professors are dedicated and the staff is really helpful.

  • The university offers a diverse environment and a vibrant community.

  • The university offers a number of programs to get students involved.

Location & Contact

Address

Tigert Hall

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3523923261
Fax: 3523923261
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Rankings

As per the US News, a few reviews that the university has received are as follows.

  • The University has bagged 2nd rank in 'Best Online Graduate Education Program'.

  • The University of Florida is ranked 6th in 'Best Online MBA Programs'.

  • The university has received 12th rank in 'Best Online Bachelor's Program'.

  • It ranked 21st in 'Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Nov

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

39%

SAT Range

1280 - 1440

ACT Range

27 - 32

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

University of Florida admissions is most selective when it comes to admission with an acceptance rate of 39%. Half the applicants admitted to the University of Florida have an SAT score between 1280 and 1440 or an ACT score of 27 and 32. However, few of the admitted applicants achieved scores above these ranges and few scored below these ranges. The application deadline is March 1 and the application fee at the University of Florida is $30.

Admissions officials at the University of Florida consider a student's GPA a very important academic factor. An applicant's high school class rank, when available, is taken into account but letters of advice aren't considered by admissions officials at the University of Florida. To see additional academic factors alongside other school data, please refer to the official website.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$11,313

Average Annual Cost

$4,477

Books And Supplies

$1,030

Other Fees

$1,904

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,120

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,680

Total One Year Cost

$21,211

Residents of Florida pay an annual total price of $21,211 to attend the University of Florida on a full-time basis. This fee is $4,477 for tuition, $10,120 room and board, $1,030 for books and supplies and $1,904 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $42,428 which is 100% higher than Florida residents. The tuition charge is $25,694 while room and board are $10,120, books and supplies are $1,030 and other fees come in at $1,904. The average reported annual net price for the University of Florida for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $15,283. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and the average cost for room and board and other expenses.

They have modelled a ten-year student loan with an original principal value of $46,316. The loan balance of $46,316 is a four year multiple of the $11,579 average net price.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

97%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$16,197

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

471 Graduates

Psychology, General

418 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

370 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

345 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

325 Graduates

Political Science and Government

309 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

293 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

222 Graduates

Economics

211 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

209 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

204 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

203 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

192 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

186 Graduates

Marketing

178 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

170 Graduates

Criminology

167 Graduates

Anthropology

158 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

157 Graduates

Public Health

152 Graduates

History

137 Graduates

Sociology

135 Graduates

Systems Engineering

133 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

131 Graduates

Chemistry

131 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

127 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

123 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

121 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

120 Graduates

Animal Sciences

119 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

119 Graduates

Civil Engineering

117 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

114 Graduates

Journalism

106 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

91 Graduates

Computer Engineering

90 Graduates

International/Global Studies

90 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

86 Graduates

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astrona...

85 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

78 Graduates

Mathematics

73 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

72 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

68 Graduates

Architecture

67 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

65 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

65 Graduates

Construction Engineering Technologi...

64 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

59 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

57 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

55 Graduates

Plant Sciences

53 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

52 Graduates

Statistics

52 Graduates

Forestry

50 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

47 Graduates

Philosophy

46 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

44 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

42 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

40 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

40 Graduates

Materials Engineering

39 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

39 Graduates

Biological/Biosystems Engineering

36 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

34 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

32 Graduates

Physics

32 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

30 Graduates

Dance

28 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

27 Graduates

Nuclear Engineering

27 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

25 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

25 Graduates

Music

23 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

20 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

18 Graduates

Engineering-Related Technologies

16 Graduates

Fire Protection

16 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

14 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

13 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

12 Graduates

Landscape Architecture

11 Graduates

Botany/Plant Biology

8 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

8 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

7 Graduates

Soil Sciences

3 Graduates

Agricultural Engineering

2 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

35,491

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

26%

Full-time

91%

Part-time

9%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

53% White

3% Unknown

6% Black

22% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

9% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

13%

Out Of State

80%

In State

7%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$60,120 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

24%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,650/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,470/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,470/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Albert the Alligator

School Colors

orange and blue

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

41

Total Male Athletes

285

Total Female Athletes

240

Intramural Sports

13

Sports Club

57

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Gymnastics

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$42,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$56,000/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$13,250

$23,497

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$138 - 244

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,233

Students Receiving Federal Grants

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,014

Students Receiving State Aid

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,796

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,888

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,637

$30K - $48K

$18,192

$48K - $75K

$17,345

$75K - $110K

$13,484

> $110K

$7,065

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$77,049,372

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$172,486,122

Scholarships, grants,work-study programs, and loans are the provisions of financial aid. Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA Form. University of Florida federal school code is 001535.

  • Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans and many more.

  • State Aid includes Florida Student Assistance Grants, Benacquisto Scholarship, Florida College Transfer Scholarships (FCTS), Florida Prepaid College Plan, Minority Teachers Education Scholarship (MTES) and many more.

  • Institutional Aid includes Grad-A-Gator Grant, UF Micro-Grant, UF Graduate Grant, Douglas Turner Grant, SFA Awarded Scholarships, Machen Florida Opportunity Scholarships, Non-Endowed Scholarships and many more.

  • Military Aid includes Post 9/11 GI Bill and the Tuition Assistance program. 

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