UWF is on a 1,600-acre campus in a suburban setting in Pensacola, Florida. UWF has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
UWF also has fraternities and sororities.
UWF has a thriving National Society of Leadership and Service. In fact, more students participate in National Society of Leadership and Service than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at UWF include Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Delta Pi and Student Alumni Association.
The UWF community comes together each year for Argo Arrival, Homecoming and CAB After Dark.
UWF offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most UWF students live off campus. In 2021, 13% of undergrads at UWF lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 87% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UWF. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
UWF offers coed housing and .
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of West Florida is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UWF campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
UWF offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to UWF, take Interstate 10 to Pensacola, FL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pensacola International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UWF's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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