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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.

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Web Sitewww.ufl.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students32,776
   Women18,067 (55.1%)
   Men14,709 (44.9%)
Graduate Students17,137

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate44% of 27,419 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 Math639 average
590-690 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading626 average
580-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing626 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28 average
26-31 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $20,823
Out-of-state: $43,100
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,263
Out-of-state: $28,540
Room and Board
$9,520
Average Percent of Need Met74%
Average Freshman Award$13,093
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$19,636

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
3,438
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 19% 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 Population95,447
Nearest Metropolitan AreaJacksonville
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
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Sororities15% of women participate
Fraternities23% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
7.9% Asian
8.1% Black/African-American
18.5% Hispanic/Latino
2.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.6% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
59.3% White
2.7% Unknown
International Students0.9% from 127 countries
First-Year Students Returning96.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
64.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.57 4.17 613 604 604 27
Low 0.34 2.30 330 250 330 8
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 35
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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,
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