The University of West Florida


Based in Pensacola, UWF is home to five academic colleges, offering a variety of bachelor's and master's degree programs, as well as specialist degrees and a doctorate in education. With a student population of nearly 13,000 and an average class size of less than 40, UWF is committed to providing a close-knit academic experience. In addition to fostering success in the classroom, UWF Athletics (Division II) leads the Gulf South Conference in all-time championships and all-sports trophies. UWF is more than a University. It's a symbol of success, commitment of lifelong learning, and change.

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Every single professor I've had has been willing to bend over backward to help me out. It really means a lot, especially in classes where the material is tough.

William Philips, Student

Admissions office

Visit us

School location

11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32514-5750, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 263-1074