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#9

Best Public University in the Country

2018 U.S. News & World Report

Credibility

When the most widely read college guide in the country releases its annual rankings, lots of people take notice. For 2018, the University of Florida was ranked in the top 10 of the public universities in the nation. We now rank #9 in this list, which means a UF degree is even more valuable, particularly in the eyes of an employer.

#3

Best Value College

2018 Forbes

#7

Best Value in Public College Education

2018 Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Affordability

At UF, we focus on providing excellence in education at an affordable cost. Did you know that 57 percent of our undergrad students graduate without any college debt? Here, we provide you with a world-class education and leave you some extra cash, in the event you want to see the world.

#1

Graduate Employability

2018 Times Higher Education

Employability

U.S. employers say that UF is the best public university in the country for finding new hires, according to Times Higher Education 2016 rankings of the top universities in the nation for graduate employability. UF came in 1st in the U.S. university rankings as a public institution and 8th overall in the top 10.

39

National Championships

& 235 SEC Championships

Lovin' Life in the Swamp

There's never a dull moment on this campus, with almost 1,000 student organizations and the athletic powerhouse of the Gators. We pride ourselves on having one of the top-10 best athletic programs in the nation. We're home to 39 National Championship Teams and 235 SEC Championships, the most in league history. Few teams come out of The Swamp alive; that's why we call them "Gator Bait".

50

States represented

131

Countries represented

58,854

Total Student Population

The Gator Nation

The sense of community felt by being able to call yourself a Gator is indescribable. UF students have passion and pride in everything the university represents, from life-changing research to educational excellence. Few universities in the world can match the academic offering at our all-in-one campus in Gainesville.