University of West Florida

United States of America, Florida, Pensacola

The University of West Florida (UWF) is an institution founded in 1963 that offers undergraduate, graduate and research programs designed to help students reach their full potential and drive change around the world. Through small class sizes and highly qualified faculty, the University of West Florida delivers a personalized, hands-on and innovative education that provides students with enriching leadership opportunities.

The university teaches students how to creatively approach and solve challenges and empowers them to seek new horizons. It aims to be more than a campus for students to study, but a place that inspires success, lifelong learning and boundless potential.

UWF has over 150 registered student organizations. Each one plays an important role in the overall campus experience as they provide valuable relationships and experiences.

The University of West Florida has more than 13,000 students to date and has produced around 92,700 alumni who are making an impact around the world.


UWF ranks #1 Most Innovative College


Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Foreign Student Enrolment
Off Campus Housing, Optional On Campus Dorms
Four Seasons, Tropical, Warm
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Master's Degree, Languages, Bachelor's Degree
United States of America
Gap year
Beach, City
Accountancy, Anthropology, Athletic Training, Biology, Business Administration, College Student Affairs Administration, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Curriculum & Instruction, Cyber Security, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Engineering, English, Environmental Science, Exceptional Student Education, Family Nurse Practitioner, Geographic Information Science Administration, Health Promotion & Worksite Wellness, Healthcare Administration, History, Information Technology, Instructional Design and Technology, International Affairs, Mathematical Sciences, Movement Sciences & Health, Nurse Executive, Nursing Education, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Reading, Social Work, Strategic Communication & Leadership, English - Intensive, Accounting, Anthropology, Art, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Business Economics, Chemistry, Clinical Lab Sciences, Communication, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Management, Criminal Justice, Cyber Security, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Elementary Education, English, Environmental Science, Exceptional Student Education, Exercise Science, Finance, Fine Arts, Gender & Sexuality Studies, General Business, General Studies, Global Hospitality & Tourism Management, Health & Physical Education, Health Administration, Health Promotion, Health Sciences, History, Information Technology, Instructional Design & Technology, Interdisciplinary Humanities, Interdisciplinary Humanities - Women's, Interdisciplinary Humanities Administration, Interdisciplinary Sciences, Interdisciplinary Sciences - Zoo Science, Interdisciplinary Social Sciences - Children & Society, Interdisciplinary Social Sciences - Community Education, International Studies, Legal Studies, Marine Biology, Maritime Studies, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Laboratory Science, Music & an Outside Field, Music Education, Music Performance, Nursing, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work, Software Design & Development, Sport Management, Supply Chain Logistics Management, Theatre
Sport Teams
Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Men’s Cross Country, Men’s Football, Men’s Golf, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Tennis, Women’s Basketball, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Golf, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Softball, Women’s Swimming and Diving, Women’s Tennis, Women’s Volleyball