University of Florida

The University of Florida is a public land-grant research university in Gainesville, Florida. It is a senior member of the State University System of Florida, traces its origins to... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  University of the State of Florida (1905–1909)
  • Motto:  Civium in moribus rei publicae salus (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  "The welfare of the state depends upon the morals of its citizens"
  • Type:  Public flagship land-grant research university
  • Established:  January 6, 1853
  • Parent institution:  State University System of Florida
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, ORAU, URA, Sea-grant, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $2.29 billion (2021)
  • Budget:  $6 billion (2019)
  • President:  Kent Fuchs
  • Provost:  Joseph Glover
  • Academic staff:  8,231 (2018)
  • Administrative staff:  6,556 (2018)
  • Students:  56,567 (fall 2019 total), 3,797 (online)
  • Undergraduates:  37,874 (fall 2019)
  • Postgraduates:  15,916 (fall 2019)
  • Campus:  College Town
  • Colors:  Orange and blue
  • Mascot:  Albert and Alberta Gator
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS – SEC
  • Website:  www.ufl.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo