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Colleges / The University of Tampa

The University of Tampa

Tampa, FL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate26%
Acceptance Rate26%

About UT

The University of Tampa is a private, nonprofit university in the city of Tampa, Florida. UT was founded in 1931. The university enrolls around 10,566 students a year, including 9,602 undergrads.

UT Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into UT. In 2021, UT accepted 26% of applicants. Out of 40,286 applications received in 2021, 10,615 students were offered admission.

The University of Tampa Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 26%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 3%
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 3%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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The University of Tampa is located in the city of Tampa, Florida, near Tampa-St. Petersburg and Clearwater.

If you would like to see UT for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 275 to Tampa, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Tampa International.

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College Info

401 West Kennedy Boulevard Tampa, FL 33606-1490

Campus Setting: Urban

UT Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UT is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UT is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

The University of Tampa is a member of the Coalition for College.

More than an application, the Coalition provides free tools and resources to help students through the college admissions process, beginning as early as 9th grade.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UT is like? There are approximately 10,566 students enrolled at UT, including 9,602 undergraduate students and 964 graduate students. 97% percent of students attend school full-time, 27% percent are from FL and 73% percent of students are from other states.


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