Videos included in the video bar are selected by YouTube based on a simple search using the college name and state. The videos are not selected by COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out the video tours of its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.

COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

The University of Florida, founded in 1853, is a public, comprehensive university. The 2,000-acre suburban campus is located in Gainesville, 70 miles from Jacksonville.

College Video Tour
Web Sitewww.ufl.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students33,168
   Women18,189 (54.8%)
   Men14,979 (45.2%)
Graduate Students16,710

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate47% of 27,107 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineNovember 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math638 average
590-690 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading625 average
580-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing624 average
570-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28 average
26-31 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $15,943
Out-of-state: $38,220
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,313
Out-of-state: $28,590
Room and Board
$9,630
Average Percent of Need Met99%
Average Freshman Award$13,246
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$20,708

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
3,468
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 18% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-59 students: 10% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Gainesville Population127,488
Nearest Metropolitan AreaJacksonville
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing66% of freshmen, 20% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
Mascot 
Sororities20% of women participate
Fraternities20% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
7.6% Asian
7.5% Black/African-American
19.2% Hispanic/Latino
2.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
59.1% White
2.8% Unknown
International Students1.0% from 129 countries
First-Year Students Returning 
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
64.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
College Chances

Will You Get In? Find Out.

Estimate your chances at University of Florida and see how to improve your odds.

College Admissions Tracker

See who got in, who didn't & who's applying now. See the qualifications and admissions decisions of real students who applied to University of Florida.

CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
Interested in This College
  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.57 4.14 607 598 596 27
Low 2.39 1.70 350 280 200 17
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
YOU ? ? ? ? ? ?
College Net Price Calculator

What will it REALLY cost you to attend University of Florida ? Get personalized results based on your financial situation.

DID YOU KNOW?

• The scenic northeast corner of the UF campus is listed as an Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places.

• UF campus features two large lakes and several smaller bodies of water.

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
copyright © 2014 Peterson's, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.

Julia

Julia Class of 2013

I originally didn't want a huge school, but over time I realized...

Read Story
Videos 
Loading...