Transfer Student Visit Day

Interested in transferring to UWF? Be sure to attend Transfer Visit Day!

This event is packed full of valuable, timely information that will help you decide if UWF is a right fit. We request that all participants pre-register to help us with scheduling. Can't make it on this day, no worries. Come visit during a Transfer Tuesday!

Dates and Details

2015-2016 Transfer Visit Day Dates:

  • Friday, October 2nd, 2015
  • Friday, February 19, 2016


Transfer Visit Day Schedule of Activities

(All times reflect Central Standard Time)
8:30 – 9:00am: Check-In & Light Breakfast 

Morning Activities:

  • Welcome Remarks & High-Impact Practices
  • Admissions Overview
  • Academic Overview
    • College of Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities
    • College of Business
    • College of Education & Professional Studies
    • College of Science, Engineering and Health

Lunch & Information Fair: 
Military and Veterans Resource Center, Army ROTC, Student Disability Resource Center, Study Abroad, Air Force ROTC

Breakout Information Sessions:

  • Financial Aid
  • Campus Housing
  • Student Organizations & Involvement 
  • Career Services
  • Military & Veterans Resource Center

Financial Aid & Undergraduate Admissions
(Offices Open)

Instant Admission Decision 
(By appointment from check-in)

Campus, Housing, & Facility Tours: 

  • Health, Leisure, & Sports Center, Bldg. 72
  • College of Business, Bldg. 76A
  • Center for Fine & Performing Arts, Bldg. 82
  • Science & Engineering, Bldg. 4
  • Residence Halls open for viewing:  Village West & East, Bldg. 901, 910 


This is a great opportunity for prospective transfer students to learn about the University of West Florida and all that we have to offer. Participants will find out about the transfer admission process, learn about academic programs, and meet with faculty and staff. The day will also include a guided walking tour of campus and prospective incoming Transfer students will have an opportunity for an on-the-spot Instant Admission Decision. Can't make it on this day, no worries. Come to a Transfer Tuesday visit opportunity!

Event check-in starts at 8:30 a.m. CST and the program concludes at approximately 2:00 p.m. CST for those student not participating in the walking tour or the instant admission decision opportunity. You can learn more about transferring to UWF or if already admitted don't delay in completing all your next steps!

For more information please contact Associate Director, Mrs. Gwen Byrd at

Hotel & Lodging (Recommendation)

Host Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott
451 Creighton Rd
Pensacola, FL 32504
P: 850-857-7744
$89 per night (Ask for the UWF Transfer Visit Day rate)

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Special Accommodations for ADA

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations are requested to advise UWF by contacting the UWF ADA Compliance Office at (850) 474-2694 (voice) or (850) 857-6114 (TTY) at least 72 hours prior to the event.