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University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
University Website: www.ufl.edu/
Apply Online: www.admissions.ufl.edu/
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The University of Florida (commonly referred to as Florida, UF or U of F) is an American public land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant research university located on a 2,000-acre (8.1 km2) campus in Gainesville, Florida. The university traces its historical origins to 1853, and has operated continuously on its present Gainesville campus since September 1906. The University of Florida is ranked 17th overall among all public national universities in the current 2013 U.S. News & World Report rankings, and consistently ranks within the top 100 universities worldwide. The University of Florida was also described as a "Public Ivy" in the book "The Public Ivies: America's Flagship Public Universities."

The University of Florida is an elected member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), an organization composed of sixty-one American and Canadian research universities. Due to its very high research activity, the University has been classified as an RU/VH Research University, the highest level in the Carnegie Classification. The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

It is the second largest Florida university by student population, and is the seventh largest single-campus university in the United States with 49,589 students enrolled for the fall 2011 semester. The University of Florida is home to sixteen academic colleges and more than 150 research centers and institutes. It offers multiple graduate professional programs—including business administration, engineering, law and medicine—on one contiguous campus, and administers 123 master's degree programs and seventy-six doctoral degree programs in eighty-seven schools and departments. As of fall 2012, Florida ranked fourteenth among all institutions in the number of new National Merit Scholars enrolled.

The University of Florida's intercollegiate sports teams, commonly known by their "Florida Gators" nickname, compete in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and the Southeastern Conference (SEC). In their 107-year history, the university's varsity sports teams have won thirty national team championships, twenty-five of which are NCAA titles, and Gator athletes have won 253 individual national championships.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,276.00 avg tuition

355 Tigert Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-3115
(352) 392-3261

Apply online Admissions:
www.admissions.ufl.edu
Financial Aid:
www.sfa.ufl.edu/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Florida

Statistics:
Applied 27,295
Admitted 11,786 43%
Enrolled total 6,451
Full Time: 6,395
Part Time 56
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 570 670
SAT Math 590 690
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 24 30
ACT English 25 31
ACT Math 25 30
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 95%
4-year graduation rate 58%
6-year graduation rate 82%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2014-11-01
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2014-03-15
Student Response Deadline 2014-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Florida

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,060.00 $4,060.00 $25,276.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,597.00 $1,597.00 $2,658.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $135.00 $135.00 $843.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $10,257.00 $10,257.00 $26,822.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,697.00 $1,697.00 $2,526.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $427.00 $427.00 $1,118.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,800.00 $8,800.00 $3,730.00
Other Expenses $3,730.00 $3,730.00 $3,730.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,070.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,497.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 25%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,984.00

University of Florida

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural and Food Products Processing X
Agricultural Economics X X
Agronomy and Crop Science X
Animal Sciences, General X X
Food Science X X
Horticultural Science X X
Ornamental Horticulture X
Plant Sciences, General X
Soil Science and Agronomy, General X X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
Landscape Architecture X X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X
Women's Studies X X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Botany/Plant Biology X X
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology X
Ecology X
Entomology X X
Epidemiology X
Exercise Physiology X X
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology X X
Plant Molecular Biology X
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology X
Zoology/Animal Biology X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Finance, General X X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Real Estate X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X X
Journalism X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Radio and Television X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Agricultural Teacher Education X X
Art Teacher Education X X
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational Statistics and Research Methods X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
ENGINEERING
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering X X
Agricultural Engineering X X
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X X
Materials Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Nuclear Engineering X X
Ocean Engineering X
Systems Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X X
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Community Services X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X X
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other X
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X X
Latin Language and Literature X
Linguistics X X
Portuguese Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Community Health and Preventive Medicine X X
Dental Clinical Sciences, General X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other X
Physician Assistant X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General X
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Fire Science/Fire-fighting X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law X
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law X
Tax Law/Taxation X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Historic Preservation and Conservation X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Museology/Museum Studies X
Sustainability Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management X
Forestry, General X X
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X X
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Criminology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Dance, General X
Digital Arts X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Graphic Design X
Interior Design X X
Music, General X X

University of Florida Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
McKnight Doctoral Fellowship $12000 January 15, 2015
Raymond W. Miller, PE and Alice E. Miller Scholarship $1000 February 13, 2015
Martha B. Carter Scholarship $1000 April 01, 2015
Ferguson and Associates Equine Hospital Scholarship - UFSVM $1000 April 01, 2015
Charlotte M. Liberty Scholarship - UFSVM $8000 April 01, 2015
International Road Federation Student Paper Competition $500 November 15, 2014
Helen Campbell Scholarship $500 March 31, 2015
Thomas W. Ernst Scholarship $1000 April 01, 2015
Sydney S. Captain Scholarship $500 April 01, 2015
Frances Dunnigan Scholarship - UFSVM $1000 April 01, 2015
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