Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering

Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering

The mission of the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering (HMCSE) at the University of West Florida is to provide innovative programs of excellence in education, research, and public and professional service at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. HMCSE promotes the production of highly competitive graduates as judged by the highest academic standards in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Dr. Jyotika Virmani
Jyotika Virmani, Ph.D.

GREAT MINDS Distinguished Lecture Series

HMCSE Great Minds Distinguished Lecture Series continues with Dr. Jyotika Virmani, XPRIZE Senior Director of Planet and Environment. Dr. Virmani will speak on the history of prize competitions, the range of XPRIZEs that her team has had and currently have, the impact they are designed to achieve, and then focus on the ocean XPRIZEs. Dr. Virmani has a Ph.D. in Physical Oceanography from the University of South Florida.

We hope to see you at the Museum of Commerce on February 15 at 5:30. Read more about Dr. Virmani and RSVP here.

Building 58C Rendering 1
Lab Sciences Annex (Building 58C). Copyright 2017 Caldwell Associates.

New State-of-the-Art Facility

The Natural Sciences Lab Annex is currently under construction with an estimated opening date in the Fall of 2019. It will house the teaching facilities for the biology and chemistry programs that includes 12 new high-tech teaching laboratories. The new facility will provide additional space to serve the growing number of STEM students at UWF. 

Visual updates and project timeline


Shrinking the Campus, Enhancing Retention

Take an inside look at the Hal Marcus College of Engineering Retention efforts: A STEM Success Story.
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