The University of West FloridaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Pensacola, FL

$6,360

Avg in-state tuition

$19,241

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About The University of West Florida

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of West Florida is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Pensacola, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 12,557, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 31%. The university offers 58 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,360, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,241.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

31% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1080-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-28

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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13k

Students Enrolled

66%

Online Student Enrollment

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

66%

Black

12%

Hispanic

10%

Two or more races

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

60%

Socio-economic diversity

32% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

55%

Institution Grant Aid

71%

Pell Grant

32%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,375
State Grant Aid $4,781
Institution Grant Aid $3,929
Pell Grant Aid $4,504

Financial Outlook

$34k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$17k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.