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UWF’s annual Day of Giving returns on April 14

The University of West Florida invites alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends to make a difference during its fourth annual Day of Giving, which will take place on Thursday, April 14. Day of Giving is a 24-hour online fundraising initiative and social-media-driven effort that supports the University and its programs. The UWF community is […]

LandrumHR, a premier Human Resources consulting firm, based in Pensacola with close ties to UWF, donated a $25,000 endowment gift to fund a Human Resources degree program in the College of Business. The check was presented to COB Dean Rick Fountain and Vice President of Advancement Howard Reddy on Mar. 25, 2022.

Landrum family establishes their fourth scholarship at UWF

The University of West Florida recently received a $25,000 gift from Britt Landrum III and Britt Landrum Jr. to establish the Landrum Family Foundation scholarship endowment. A check presentation was held on March 25 at LandrumHR in downtown Pensacola.  “Investment in education earns exponential rewards for us all,” said Britt Landrum III, CEO LandrumHR. “Motivated […]

Photo: UWF President Martha D. Saunder and PSC President Ed Meadows at the “2+2” articulation agreement signing ceremony on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at the PSC campus

UWF and PSC enhance transfer pathway with 2+2 articulation agreement at signing ceremony

The University of West Florida and Pensacola State College celebrated the launch of a new “2+2” articulation agreement with a signing ceremony on April 7 at the PSC campus. In an ongoing effort to expand opportunities for transfer students, UWF and PSC created the agreement which guarantees admission to UWF from PSC with an Associate’s […]

UWF kicks off Founders Week 2021 by placing blue and green signs on campus and around Pensacola.

UWF invites Argos and community members to celebrate University’s history and traditions at fourth Founders Week

For the fourth year, the University of West Florida will honor traditions, engage in the community and celebrate the future of the University during its annual Founders Week, which will be held April 9-14. Founders Week is a weeklong celebration that serves as an opportunity to bring the UWF family together, welcome alumni and visitors […]

At UWF, the Admissions Office in Building 18 serves as "Point A" for a student's academic odessey as an Argonaut. At Admissions, students have resources such as financial advisors to help guide and plan their UWF experience.

Media invited to attend “2+2” signing ceremony

WHAT: University of West Florida President Martha Saunders and Pensacola State College President Ed Meadows will sign and announce details of a new “2+2” articulation agreement, which guarantees admission to UWF from PSC with an Associate’s in Arts degree for transfer into a UWF Bachelor of Arts degree or Bachelor of Science degree. The articulation […]

UWF Notice: Monitoring Severe Weather

University officials are closely monitoring the severe weather that is forecast for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 5 in Northwest Florida. All University of West Florida locations remain open at this time. If conditions change, the University will update the campus community. Potential threats include winds up to 70 mph, fast moving tornadoes and large hail. Please […]

UWF students raised a grand total of $55,694.15 during the annual Dance Marathon at Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart

UWF Dance Marathon raises over $55K for Children’s Miracle Network

The 10th annual University of West Florida Dance Marathon raised $55,694.15 on April 2 in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. During UWF Dance Marathon, participants stand on their feet and dance for 10 hours in support of children who cannot. The event was held at Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart. All […]

UWF's Chamber music class performed the public concert "Music Heals the Soul", directed by Dr. Hedi Salanki, at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts on Oct. 6, 2020. This was the first concert since the COVID-19 pandemic and was open to a limited audience.

UWF Dr. Grier Williams School of Music presents Old Christ Church Chamber Music Concert

The University of West Florida Dr. Grier Williams School of Music will present the UWF Chamber Music class in concert on Wednesday, April 6 at noon. The concert will be held at Old Christ Church in historic downtown Pensacola. The UWF Chamber Music Series at Old Christ Church is closing its 15th season with a […]

Security with a barbed wire fence. Fencing of sensitive sites with barbed wire

UWF offers region’s first Inside-Out Prison Exchange course

Every Friday at 8 a.m., 11 University of West Florida students show up for class at the Santa Rosa Correctional Institution. Once inside, they are joined by their classmates: 13 incarcerated individuals.  The students are the first cohort enrolled in the Spring 2022 Inside-Out Exchange course led by Jennifer Brinkley, J.D., assistant professor of legal […]

Group of a young business people discussing business plan at modern startup office building

UWF boosts economic development in Northwest Florida through Industry Resilience and Diversification Fund program

The Industry Resilience and Diversification Fund program, administered by the University of West Florida, has completed its first year of operations after being relaunched in 2021. The program, managed by UWF’s Office of Research Administration and Engagement, remains open to new applicants. Over the past year, the University has approved IRDF incentive funding for projects […]

UWF Theatre students reherse the upcoming Spring 2022 production of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

UWF Department of Theatre presents “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe”

The University of West Florida Department of Theatre presents “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” written by C.S. Lewis and adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette. Performances will be held March 25-27 and April 1-3 with shows at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. All performances will take […]

Pre-production stages for the UWF Theatre Department's 2022 showing of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

UWF theater, engineering students use grant funds to collaborate for upcoming Narnia production

University of West Florida theater and engineering students are collaborating to bring C.S. Lewis’ classic, “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe,” to life this month at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, complete with an engineered puppet version of Aslan the lion. The partnership is made possible by a high impact practice grant, […]