2016-2017 Fiscal Year Budget Information

2016 Legislative Budget Information

  • On March 11, 2016, the legislature passed the budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
  • UWF maintained all of the new recurring UWF issues from last year
    • Additional ​Operational Support - $2M
    • Office of Economic Development and Engagement - $5M
    • Physicians Assistants - $2M
    • Military and Veterans Center ​- $250k
    • We did not lose any recurring funding​.
  • UWF received $10.8M for ​the second of 3 installments on the Laboratory Sciences Annex - ​Building 58
  • UWF received $1.5M ​in funding for the ​system wide ​initiative, housed right here at UWF,​ the​ Integrated Library System​​​. ​ ​
  • The budget provides the SUS Performance Funding ​program with $275M from university bases and $225M in state investment. This brings the total performance funding to $500M. ​
  • The budget caps the Distance Learning Fee at $30 per credit hour. (UWF's current fee is $15)​
  • The Governor has already signed the budget with about $250M in vetoes. No UWF items in the budget were vetoed.

 

2016-2017 Governor's Budget Recommendations 

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