Field Schools


General Information

Archaeology Field Schools

UWF is now accepting applications for Archaeology field school 2018. Offered at both the graduate (ANG 6824, advanced) and undergraduate (ANT 4824) levels students will work on the Pensacola area's rich terrestrial and maritime archaeological past from the 16th through the early 20th centuries.  In addition to research on the Luna Settlement and shipwrecks, work may be conducted on mid to late 19th century mill sites in Santa Rosa County and on shipwrecks throughout the region.

Advanced Field School applications are due by February 19th and Basic Field School applications are due by March 30th.  Please see below for important dates and links to more information.

For questions please email Dr. Elizabeth Benchley - ebenchle@uwf.edu

Apply for the Basic Field School        Apply for the Advanced Field school

Forensic Field School

The Forensic field school will be held from May 14th to June 15th 2018 in Pensacola, FL. See below for further information about the Forensic Anthropology Field School.

If you have any questions please email Dr. Allysha Winburn (awinburn@uwf.edu)

Apply for the Forensic Field School


Important Dates

Forensic Anthropology Field School (ANT 4523)

  • Dates: UWF Summer Term 2: 14 May - 15 June 2018
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday 8 am - 4 pm
  • Application Deadline: 30 March 2018 (online); Acceptance Notification: 20 April 2018 (via email)
  • For more information click here 

Maritime and Combined Schools (ANT 4121/ ANG 6824)

  • Scientific Diver Training Dates: May 14-18, 2018.
  • Class Dates: M-F, May 21 - July 28, 2018.
  • Application Deadline: February 19, 2018 for advanced (ANG 6824), March 30, 2018 for basic (ANT 4121).
  • Notification Date: April 17, 2017 (by email).
  • For more information click here

Terrestrial Schools (ANT 4824/ ANG 6824)

  • Class Dates: M-F, May 21 - July 28, 2018.
  • Application Deadline: February 19, 2018 for advanced (ANG 6824), March 30, 2018 for basic (ANT 4824).
  • Notification Date: April 17, 2018 (by email).
  • For more information click here

2016 Field Schools

  • Forensic Anthropology Field School (ANT 4523, Forensic Field Methods)
  • Combined Maritime/Terrestrial Field School (ANT 4121, Combined Archaeological Field Methods)
  • UWF Terrestrial Field School (ANT 4121, Combined Archaeological Field Methods)
  • Arcadia Mill Terrestrial Field School (ANT 4824, Terrestrial Archaeological Field Methods)
  • Luna Settlement Terrestrial Field School (ANT 4824, Terrestrial Archaeological Field Methods)

2015 Field School Social Media


Past Field Schools

Maritime Schools

Terrestrial Schools