Undergraduate Admissions

Transfer Students

We’re excited that you are considering transferring to UWF. We are the transfer experts dedicated to making your transition to UWF worry free and easy.

Transfer Student Resources

Benefits of Transferring

The University of West Florida is dedicated to serving our transfer student population through offering a variety of services and visit experiences designed specifically for prospective transfer students. UWF offers a variety of academic majors and programs for transfer students seeking to complete a degree. Our talented faculty, engaging staff, and vibrant student body provide all transfer students the structure and support needed to reach graduation. Contact us or an Academic Department Advisor for more information about a specific program.

Transfer Tuesday

UWF has dedicated Tuesdays just for you! Every Tuesday we invite prospective transfer students to come to campus for specialized tours, one-on-one sessions with an advisor, and instant admissions decisions. Learn more about the Transfer Tuesday visit opportunities

Apply as a Transfer Student

Expect to work hard and play hard. Expect to share knowledge. Expect to leave inspired and ready to excel. Learn how to apply today!

Applying & Requirements

Transfer Scholarships & Financial Aid

UWF and Undergraduate Admissions offer a wide variety of financial aid and scholarship resources to help you achieve your educational goals. See what financial resources are available!

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Transfer Student Resource Center

We are dedicated in ensuring you have all the support needed through your transition to UWF. Check out all our resources dedicated to transfer students.

Transfer Student Resources

Alabama Residency Tuition

Residents of Alabama are eligible for the Alabama (Differential) Tuition Plan, a reduced out-of-state tuition rate. To qualify for the Alabama Tuition Differential Plan, students must complete the Alabama Residency Classification Form‌. For consideration Alabama residents must demonstrate:

  • US Citizenship
  • Independent or Dependent status on recent tax filings
  • Permanent Resident (green card holder) or legal alien granted indefinite stay by the US Department of Homeland Security

The University of West Florida has been authorized to offer qualified residents of Alabama a special out-of-state tuition rate. Qualification is based upon documented evidence of legal residence in the State of Alabama for at least 12 months prior to the first day of classes. UWF is affordable to our Alabama neighbors, learn more about the cost of attendance and about Alabama residency requirements.