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The University of West Florida, founded in 1963, is a public institution. Its 1,600-acre campus is located in Pensacola.

Website: uwf.edu/

Public
Co-ed
9,531
Undergraduate
Students
(56.6%) 5,390 Women
(43.4%) 4,141 Men
3,051
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
31% of 7,194 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
June 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.78
SAT Math
565 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
580 average
540-620 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
25 average
22-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$33,976
Tuition and Fees
$18,628
Room and Board
$10,248
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Freshman Award
$10,648
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
352
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Pensacola Population
52,703
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
15% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Argonauts
Sororities
18% of women participate
Fraternities
18% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.2% Asian
11.4% Black/African-American
10.0% Hispanic/Latino
6.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.1% White
1.4% Unknown
International Students
1.8%
First-Year Students Returning
82.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
25.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
39%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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