The University of Florida is a public sea-grant, space-grant and land-grant research university that was established in 1853. With the campus size of 2,000 acres, the university gets 34,554 enrollment of undergraduate students out of the total enrollment of 52,367 students. The university is supported by Alberta the Alligators and mascots Albert and the sports team of Florida Gators, which compete in the NCAA Division I Southeastern Conference.
The university has a gender distribution on the basis of 45 percent male students and 55 percent female students.
Location & Facilities
The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.
The university offers a wide range of facilities to students such as health insurance, nonremedial tutoring, day care, 24-hour emergency telephones, 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, safety and security, learning system for disabled students, library and museum is also there.
Schools / Colleges in the University of Florida
- Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
- Hough Graduate School of Business
- Levin College of Law
- College of Medicine
Major courses available in the University of Florida:
- Agriculture Sciences
- Ethnic, Cultural and Gender Studies
- Biological and Biomedical Sciences
- Business, Management, and Marketing
- Communication and Journalism Programs
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Construction Trades
The University of Florida gives a number of scholarships and financial aid to students, need-based financial aid, grant award and the average need-based scholarship which costs $7,314 received by 46 percent of full-time undergraduates students every year. 65 percent of students apply every year for need-based financial aid and around 46 percent of students need fully met. Apart from scholarship the university also offers nonremedial tutoring, health insurance, placement service and health services.
The overall ranking of the University of Florida
- Ranked #42 in National Universities
- Ranked #93 in Best Value Schools
- Ranked #62 in High School Counselor Rankings
- Ranked #9 in Top Public Schools
- Ranked #34 in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
The University of Florida. In order to enhance student’s a wide range of career opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students. The professional and skilled faculty of the university helps you identify career opportunities, prospective employers, and alumni. The university also offers the opportunity to students to run a business on their own by practicing new techniques.The university offers service programs to junior and senior students, internships, public service fellowships, and summer internship.
Mission & Vision
The mission of the university is to influence the next generation societal and cultural benefits. The University of Florida is running on the following values Excellence, ethics, Diversity, collaboration, Preservation, and maintenance.