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Most Helpful Review for The University of West Florida
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Lauren from Pensacola, FL
  • 42 out of 45 people found this review helpful

This school is great for students who are interested in learning from a diverse population of teachers. The advising center is highly helpful in getting you on the right path and picking the classes you really need. I love the campus being so spread out and enriched with nature in every direction. Class size is relatively small, providing a more one on one feeling with teachers and students. You know people in your class and can feel comfortable asking a teacher for help. The staff is very friendly and it is a casual setup. Great school for those looking into...

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  • Catt from Brackenridge, PA
  • Jul-14-2015 I am a past student here

    A Dangerous Campus with numerous unsolved rapes and murders. Horrible Treatment, ungrateful and greedy to ALUMNI! Area is top 10 for high crime for small towns. RUN far away and find another school or town.

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  • Ana from Deltona, FL
  • Jul-13-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This school makes me feel at home. I am ready to apply and hope I get accepted. The environment is great.

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  • Jessica from Pensacola, FL
  • May-06-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UWF is my number one choice in colleges. Not only do they have state of the art classes, and technology, but their campus is absolutely beautiful. I can't wait to start!

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  • Taylor from Albuquerque, NM
  • Jan-09-2015 I am a past student here

    University of West Florida is a heartless business of a learning institution that treats it's students as monetary investments rather than individuals in the pursuit of higher learning. The faculty was rude and disconnected from their students, swatting away questions and clarifications with annoyed tones in both their classrooms and private offices, likely due to their gross disregard for effective class sizes. Their science curriculum, specifically zoology and chemistry 2 courses, also puts students without smartphones or without additional funding for constantly buying new equipment that could easily be loaned out are at a serious disadvantage, as much information was instructed to be recorded through cameras and made unavailable through other means of recording due to severely rushed time constraints.

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  • Gabrielle from Jacksonville, FL
  • Dec-01-2014 I am a current student here

    So far, UWF has been fantastic! Returning students and clubs are very friendly and welcoming. The Staff are great, and I would highly recommend this school.

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  • Kati from Pensacola, FL
  • Jul-05-2014 I am a current student here

    This is a beautiful campus. The classes are not large and you get to know your professors. Everybody you encounter is excited to have you at the school, such a friendly environment!

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  • Katherine from Gulf Breeze, FL
  • May-31-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UWF has a small campus feel with all of the benefits of a large university. The registrars office has been extremely helpful in answering any questions and offering solutions. Tuition costs are affordable with a wide variety of degree choices.

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  • Pennee from Pensacola, FL
  • May-25-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I LOVE UWF's campus and security measures. You can have lots of fun, eat great food and be safe! Can't wait to move in!

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  • Phuoc-Ai from San Jose, CA
  • Apr-23-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of West Florida is a great school. The school offers a fully online masters course that is affordable and helps save me traveling time. The courses educate students just like a regular on-ground course.

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