UNF

University of North Florida

1 UNF Dr, Jacksonville, United States
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  • Class Notes
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  • Textbook Notes
    111
  • Study Guides
    399
  • Currently Enrolled
    286
  • Previously Enrolled
    265

Overview of University of North Florida (UNF)

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:14,255
    • Men:6,272 Men (44.0%)
    • Women:7,983 Women (56.0%)

Location

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Admission Information (UNF)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of North Florida is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
2
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 10
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: Used for admission ACT: Used for admission

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1 UNF Drive
City, State, Zip
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone
(904) 620-2624
Fax
(904) 620-1040
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
59% of 14,305 applicants were admitted
Women
59% of 8,945 applicants were admitted
Men
58% of 5,360 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
2,668 (32%) of 8,399 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,538 (29%) of 5,272 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,130 (36%) of 3,127 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.89
375 And Above
54%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
552 average |530-630 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
6%
• Score 600 - 700
42%
• Score 500 - 600
47%
• Score 400 - 500
5%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
• Score 700 - 800
7%
• Score 600 - 700
47%
• Score 500 - 600
42%
• Score 400 - 500
5%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
24 average |21-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
44%
• Score 18 - 23
51%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (UNF)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $6,394|Out-of-state: $20,112 (30.15%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,772 (46.07%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,200 (5.66%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,844 (18.12%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of North Florida accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 009841
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
1,849 (85.6%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
1,064 (57.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,000 (94.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
95 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$9,495
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 663 (66.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,702
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 465 (46.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,565
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 573 (57.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
261 (12.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,191

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
7,083 (69.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
4,268 (60.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,940 (92.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
305 (7.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
89%
Average Award
$8,820
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,747 (69.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,444
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,171 (55.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,549
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,366 (34.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
1,408 (13.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,092

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
49%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$18,787
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
2.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Health Fields, International Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,244

Academics & Instruction (UNF)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


568

Part-Time Faculty


399

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


49%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 4% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 23% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 30% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 22% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 12% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 6% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 4% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 4% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 30% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
  • 40-49 students: - 8% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 7% of discussion sections/labs
  • Over 100 students: - 5% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
Over 100 students
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
937,460
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
700
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of North Florida provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


81.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


26.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


47.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


54.0%

Programs & Majors (UNF)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (54)


  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Studies
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Transportation/Mobility Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Psychology

Online Degrees


Computer science

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Master's Programs of Study (56)


  • Accounting
  • Adult Education
  • Adult Nursing
  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication Disorders
  • Community Health
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Ethics
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Finance and Banking
  • Gerontology
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • Logistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health--General
  • Reading Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Secondary Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Translation and Interpretation
  • Writing

Campus Life (UNF)

Location & Geography

Population


842,583

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Jacksonville, FL

Campus Size


1,300 acres

Weather


Temperature
40.5 average low in January, 89.3 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
8 mile(s) from campus in Jacksonville
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Jacksonville

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


24% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


76%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Ospreys (Ozzie and Harriet)
School Colors
Navy blue and gray

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, football, golf, soccer, swimming and diving, table tennis, track and field

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of North Florida offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, african american student association, international student association, filipino student association, national education association

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


10,223

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
14,255
Women
7,983
Men
6,272

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 4.8% Asian
  • 9.5% Black/African-American
  • 12.0% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 67.8% White
  • 0.4% Unknown

International Students


1.7% from 54 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


2,054

Student Resources (UNF)