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University of Florida

737 Reitz Union Drive Gainesville,
United States View map
United States
#=162
Public
Very High
46,102
Yes
6,168
4,143

Overview

About University of Florida UF is a major, public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. The state's oldest, largest and most comprehensive university, Florida is among the nation's most academically diverse public universities. Florida has a long history of established programs in international education, research and service. It is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belongs to the Association of American Universities. History In 1853, the state-funded East Florida Seminary took over the Kingsbury Academy in Ocala. The seminary moved to Gainesville in the 1860s and later was consolidated with the state's land-grant Florida Agricultural College, then in Lake City. In 1905, by legislative action, the college became a university and was moved to Gainesville. Classes first met with 102 students on the present site on Sept. 26, 1906. UF officially opened its doors to women in 1947. With more than 50,000 students, Florida is now one of the five largest universities in the nation.

University Highlights

University of Florida is one of the top Public universities in Gainesville, United States. It is ranked #=162 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 46,102

29%
71%

International students - 4,143

20%
80%

Total faculty staff - 6,168

664
5504

Total students - 46,102

29%
71%

International students - 4,143

20%
80%

Total faculty staff - 6,168

5504
664

Scholarships

Yes
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