University of Florida


University of Florida

University of Florida


The University of Florida (UF) is a major, public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. The state’s oldest and most comprehensive university, UF is among the nation’s most academically diverse public universities.

Florida has 16 colleges and more than 200 research, service and education centers, bureaus and institutes. More than 100 undergraduate majors are offered. Over 1,200 freshmen and sophomores participate in the honors program, which offers over 100 honors courses per semester. Most classes are limited to no more than 25 students.

The University Scholars Program introduces UF undergrads to the exciting world of academic research by allowing them to work one-on-one with Florida faculty on selected research projects.

The Basics

SettingLocated in Gainesville
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$28,000 – $29,000
School Website
StateFlorida (FL)
Nearest CityOrlando
Year Founded1853
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarFall, Spring, Summer
Level OfferedUndergraduate, graduate programs
EnrollmentApproximately 49,600 students
International Students1%
Student-Teacher Ratio12:1

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Academic Programs

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The Department of Recreational Sports provides many facilities for on-campus recreation. Among the facilities are three recreation facilities, nine fields, two pools, six outdoor court facilities and a gym.

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