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University Profile

Facts and Figures, 2013-2014

  • 7,200 students enrolled for Fall 2013 (undergraduate and graduate)
  • 17 consecutive years of record enrollment
  • Approximately 50% of students from Florida
  • Students from 50 states and 130 countries
  • Over 1,300 international students
  • 65% of full-time students live in campus housing
  • Approximately 1,700 degrees conferred annually

Annual Costs

Full-time Undergraduate:

Tuition and Fees: $25,772
Room and Board: $9,388
TOTAL: $35,160

Graduate Programs: $546/credit hour
Continuing Studies: $380/credit hour 
Executive MBA Program: $42,960/two-year program total
MFA in Creative Writing: $7,345/semester plus residence fee

Financial Aid

  • 92% of students receiving aid
  • $48 million in institutional aid
  • $160 million total aid (includes grants, loans and campus employment)

Academics

  • 150 programs of study
  • College of Arts and Letters
  • College of Natural and Health Sciences
  • College of Social Science, Mathematics and Education
  • Sykes College of Business (AACSB accredited)
  • Graduate Studies: 11 master's programs and nine concentrations —three MBA programs (seven concentrations), M.S. in Accounting, M.S. in Finance, M.S. in Marketing, M.Ed. in Education, M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology, M.S. in Nursing (two concentrations), M.S. in Exercise Science and Nutrition, and MFA in Creative Writing
  • Average SAT: 1,110
  • Average GPA: 3.3
Most Popular Undergraduate Majors*
  1. International Business
  2. Biology
  3. Psychology
  4. Management
  5. Nursing
  6. Marine Science
  7. Sport Management
  8. Communication
  9. Criminology
  10. Finance
  11. Accounting
  12. Marketing
  13. Advertising and Public Relations
  14. Elementary Education
  15. Exercise Science and Sport Studies
  16. Film and Media Arts
  17. Entrepreneurship
  18. Government and World Affairs
  19. Allied Health
  20. Management and Information Systems
  21. Economics
  22. Forensic Science
  23. Graphic Design
  24. Public Health
  25. Writing
*Fall 2012
Learning Communities
  • Numerous worldwide study abroad options
  • Academic Success Center (including Advising, Academic Center for Excellence (ACE), Student Success and Academic Exploration)
  • Honors Program
  • Gateways (innovative first-year program)
  • Saunders Writing Center
  • More than 40 different kinds of experiential learning
  • 600 internship opportunities
  • 77 leadership programs offered
  • 240 programs and events sponsored by Health and Wellness Center
  • Honors courses taught by master professors
  • 1:16 faculty-to-student ratio
  • Average class size: 21

Financial Facts

  • Annual budget: $200 million
  • 1,250 full-time, part-time and vendor-contracted employees
  • 1,350 students employed on campus
  • Fundraising: $14 million (2012-2013)
  • Annual economic impact: $750 million
  • Approximately $350 million in new construction since 2000

Campus Facts

  • 105 landscaped acres
  • 58 buildings, including 11 residence halls
  • Excellent athletic and fitness facilities
  • 35 safety personnel provide 24/7 campus coverage 

New Facilities

New construction projects completed since 1997:
  • Health Science and Human Performance Building
  • Martinez Athletics Center
  • General Peter J. Schoomaker ROTC and Athletics Building
  • Sykes College of Business Building
  • Vaughn Center (includes Student Center, the Allen N. Reeves Theater, Conference/Seminar Center and Barnes & Noble University Bookstore)
  • Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values
  • Dickey Health and Wellness Center
  • Cass Science Annex
  • Seven new residence halls
  • R.K. Bailey Art Studios
  • Poe Parkway Campus Grand Entryway 
  • Two parking garages for 2,500 cars 
  • MacKechnie Academic Building
  • Marine Science Center
  • Numerous new food venues including Chick-fil-A, Dairy Queen,
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels and Tsunami Sushi
  • Riverside Academic and Administrative Center
  • Cass Science and Communication Buildings
  • Athletic facilities for soccer, softball, baseball and swimming
  • Renovations of McNiff Fitness Center and Smiley and McKay Halls
  • Chiller Plant
  • Naimoli Family Athletic and Intramural Complex
  • Thompson Facilities Complex
Campus Additions Underway 
  • Plant and Walker Hall renovations
  • Multipurpose Building and Thomas Parking Garage Expansion
  • East Walker and North Walker Academic Buildings

Campus Life

  • 3,000 University and community events annually
  • 200 clubs, student organizations and teams
  • 22 sororities and fraternities
  • 25 different food venue choices in four campus locations
  • Eight campus publications
  • Scarfone/Hartley Gallery (art)
  • Falk and Reeves theaters
  • Student-run, on-campus television and radio stations and newspaper
  • Intramurals, sports clubs and student recreation programs
  • 30 categories of intramural sports and tournaments, 41 fitness classes weekly and free bike rentals
  • Recreational activities include canoeing, deep-sea fishing, beach excursions, indoor rock climbing, paintball, trail biking and whitewater rafting
  • More than 150,000 student and employee service hours provided annually to more than 200 organizations
  • Army, Air Force and Naval ROTC units

Spartan Athletics

  • UT Spartan teams have won 13 NCAA II national championships — six in baseball (1992, 1993, 1998, 2006, 2007, 2013), three in men's soccer (1981, 1994, 2001), two in golf (1987, 1988), one in women's volleyball (2006) and one in women's soccer (2007)
  • Since 2000, Spartan teams have won 35 Sunshine State Conference titles.
NCAA Division II Teams
  • Baseball (men)
  • Basketball (men and women)
  • Cheerleading (men and women)
  • Crew (women)
  • Cross country (men and women)
  • Golf (men and women)
  • Lacrosse (men and women)
  • Softball (women)
  • Soccer (men and women)
  • Swimming (men and women)
  • Tennis (women)
  • Track (men and women)
  • Volleyball (women)  
Club Sports
  • Bodybuilding (men and women)
  • Equestrian (co-ed)
  • Field hockey (women)
  • Ice hockey (men)
  • Indoor soccer (men and women)
  • Magic the Gathering (co-ed)
  • Netball (women)
  • Paintball (co-ed)
  • Quidditch (co-ed)
  • Rock climbing (co-ed)
  • Roller hockey (men)

And DID YOU KNOW?

  • All campus buildings are wired and connected via fiber optic cable, and campus features approximately 450 wireless zones
  • There are 45 computer labs on campus available for curricular, classroom or open use
  • Residence halls have Internet connections for each student
  • 800 community leaders are involved at UT on various boards and advisory groups
  • 90% of full-time faculty have doctorates or the highest degree in their field
  • 95% of all students who apply to graduate school are admitted
  • 91% of recent graduates reported success in achieving their post-graduate goals
  • UT is in the top tier of U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges"
  • UT is ranked by Princeton Review as a "Best College"
  • UT's Sykes College of Business is listed in Princeton Review's "Best 296 Business Schools"

Comparative University Profile

  1931 2013  
Enrollment 67 7,200
States Represented 1 50
Countries Represented 1 130
Tuition/Fees (annual@12 hrs./sem.) $232 $25,722
Faculty 12 575
Assets $29,039 $402 million
Classes 32 4,703
Buildings 1 58
Accrediting Approving Agencies 0 12
Annual Budget $20,000 $200 million
Annual Economic Impact $100,000 $750 million
*Population
- City of Tampa 101,161 353,840
- Hillsborough County 153,519 1,245,870
- Metropolitan Area 231,190 2,732,839
- Florida 1,468,211 18,537,969
*Figures given for 1931 are from 1930 U.S. Census. Current population figures are based on 2009 and 2010 population estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Hillsborough County Planning Commission. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area was not yet designated in 1930, but 1930 figures inclusive of the same area are given for comparison. The metro area includes Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties.