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The University of West Florida Graduate School administers all graduate programs of the University. We offer advanced degrees including, master's degrees in 25 different programs with more than 50 academic specializations, two specialist degrees and a doctorate in education with eight specializations.

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Exam Jam Spring 2014

The Student Success Programs & TRiO Presents: Exam Jam Spring 2014, Wed., April 16 at 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. in the Commons Auditorium. Free food, prizes, tutoring assistance and separate study rooms. Open to all UWF students.

4th Annual Edible Books Contest

UWF Libraries' Annual Edible Books contest is open to all students, faculty and staff. Entries should be made from any sort of food and can reflect a pun, title, or any character from a book. Bring your edible book to the John C. Pace Library circulation desk between 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. on Wed., April 16. Voting will begin at 10 a.m.

College of Professional Studies
Emerge Faculty Forum

UWF faculty, staff and students are invited to join the College of Professional Studies faculty and students as they share their experiences at the next COPS Emerge Forum on Fri., April 25, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Building 70, Room 115. Light refreshments will be served. Please email your RSVP to Chelsea Boling, Emerge Coordinator, at

NEWS Online financial tool
and resource for graduate students is a new website designed to help students make informed financial decisions about their education and future careers. Based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Science Foundation and the National Center for Education Statistics, was researched, designed and developed by the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) in collaboration with TIAA-CREF. Along with median debt and income data, the website also provides students with loan repayment advice, spending tips, and career guidance.

UWF and Florida Blue celebrate partnership, announce $100,000 gift

The University of West Florida and Florida Blue hosted an event today in celebration of their long-time partnership, and announced a $100,000 gift to support UWF’s nursing, clinical lab sciences, medical informatics, doctor of physical therapy, public health, health sciences and pre-health professional degree programs. A portion of the gift will also support need- and performance-based scholarships and internships, as well as clinical externships and other experiences.  Learn more >