How to Apply

UWF currently serves over 650 international students from over 100 countries and offers a variety of programs to international students.

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Different Programs, Same Community

At UWF, you will be part of an active international community with a student-centered approach to learning. Our degree programs offer hands-on learning, small class sizes and opportunities to pursue your academic passions. Our international students excel in academic, research and leadership roles on campus.

The first step on your UWF journey is to complete an application. Once you have completed an application, our admission offices will assist with your next steps in the admission process.

Undergraduate Admissions

Click below to apply for an undergraduate program. This includes students without any previous university work, students who have taken some university work, and undergraduate conditional admission students.


Graduate Admission

Click below to apply for a graduate program. This includes students applying for masters and doctoral programs. 

Graduate Application

Intensive English Program Admission

Click below to apply for the Intensive English Program at UWF. This program is for students who want to improve their English language proficiency. 

IEP Application

Undergraduate Conditional Admission

The University of West Florida grants conditional acceptance to undergraduate students who meet all the academic requirements for degree programs but do not have the English skills necessary to study in the University. To apply for conditional acceptance, students must submit an undergraduate application to UWF. Students with conditional admission can transfer to UWF when they have completed the English requirement. Students have one year to complete the English requirement.