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College of Business

Take part in real-world experiences with faculty and business professionals. Challenge yourself to find new solutions. Be rewarded by the differences you make in the classrooms and in the community. We are building an experienced and educated workforce ready to enter today’s business world. Our students’ successes are due in large part to student-oriented education experiences, our small class sizes, and opportunities for interaction and mentorship by our dedicated College of Business faculty.

COB News

The University of West Florida College of Business and the Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola named David Apple and Olevia McNally as the 2019 recipients of the annual Ethics in Business Award during the 2019 Combined Rotary Luncheon at New World Landing in downtown Pensacola on Monday, May 6, 2019.

UWF College of Business calls for Ethics in Business nominations

The University of West Florida College of Business, in partnership with the Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola, is accepting nominations for the 2021 Combined Rotary of Pensacola Ethics in Business Award. This is the 19th year the college and Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola have sponsored the awards.

UWF Alumnus Wenceslaus “Wen” Muenyi showcasing his company’s odor-resistant fabrics on the reality TV series “Shark Tank

UWF graduate to pitch his business to ‘Shark Tank’ investors

University of West Florida alumnus Wenceslaus “Wen” Muenyi will showcase his company’s odor-resistant fabrics on the reality TV series “Shark Tank” on Feb. 12. Muenyi, who graduated from UWF in 2016 with a BSBA in Marketing, will try persuading the panel of investors to invest in his company, HercLéon, a line of products, including bed sheets and clothing items, that uses manufactured sustainable and odor-resistant materials.

A UWF student takes advantage of online education by taking classes online at a beach house on Pensacola Beach on June 5, 2020.

UWF online programs rank among best in U.S. News & World Report

The University of West Florida ranked among the best in the nation in the prestigious 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Online College rankings. UWF ranked 53rd among 357 institutions for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs and 37th for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans in the rankings released on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

COB Events

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:00:00 -0500
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:00:00 -0500

Transfer Tuesday

Our transfer team is here to help transfer students get on the path to graduation at UWF. Register today for the Transfer Tuesdays series to learn more about our seamless transfer process and get your specific questions answered. Plus, answer UWF trivia questions for the chance to win a UWF Bookstore gift card.

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:00:00 -0500

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 08:00:00 -0500
Thu, 17 Jun 2021 08:00:00 -0500

UWF Board of Trustees Meeting

The University of West Florida Board of Trustees will meet on June 17, 2021, at 9 a.m. Central Time. The public and all attendees may join this Board of Trustees meeting in person in the UWF Conference Center, Bldg. 22, 11000 University Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32514 or virtually via Zoom at Passcode: 262328. In addition, the meeting will be webcast live at A copy of the agenda(s) including start times, as well as, any change in location will be available at least seven (7) days prior to meeting(s) at Interested individuals may request a copy of the agenda by emailing or calling 850-516-1522.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 08:00:00 -0500

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 07:15:00 -0500
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 07:15:00 -0500


Join Mamie Hixon, your grammar fitness coach and director of the UWF Writing Lab, every Monday for Grammarcise from 7:15 am - 7:45 am CST, on Zoom. Does your grammar need to get in shape and experience a healthy change? Grammarcise with Grammar Fitness Coach Hixon will help you boost your grammar skills. Work out your grammar with some of the following Grammarcise routines. Comma TherapyPunctuation Power Fragment Fitness The Diction Diet Healthy Syntax Sentence Balance Diction DrillJoin on Zoom: ID: 841 4963 0560 Passcode: 021360Questions: Contact Grammar Fitness Coach Hixon at or 850.474.2987. Learn more about the UWF Writing Lab at

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 07:15:00 -0500


CFE Related Links

Serves as a source of support for the complete life cycle of the entrepreneur. The Center hosts weekly seminars with successful entrepreneurs. Several contests celebrating innovation are also held annually. Networking, job shadowing, and entrepreneurial resources are also available.

CSCME Related Links

Connects students early to the industry with a powerful network of supply chain professionals and alumni. The Center creates unique learning opportunities and exclusive student internship and career opportunities.

LMCFL Related Links

Focuses on improving the financial health and well-being of all persons residing in the University of West Florida service area. Free financial coaching with certified financial counselors and weekly workshops are available.

The UWF Executive Mentor Program is the best I've seen because it is carefully tailored to meet the specific needs of each mentee. The program matches an experienced mentor with each young mentee based on the mentee’s specific need and the mentor’s unique ability to fulfill that need. It also matches based on mutual personal interests which further bonds the relationship… and that relationship is then nurtured to success.

Related Links

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The COB Advising Center assists all COB students with course selection, registration and degree planning. The mission of the College of Business Student Engagement and Advising (SEA) Center is to employ a learning-centered, collaborative approach between the advisor and student. This environment of mutual trust and responsibility facilitates personal growth, development, and timely progression toward educational goals.

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The College of Business offers a limited number of undergraduate scholarships, graduate scholarships, assistantships and graduate tuition waivers. To apply, candidates must submit an application via the UWF Scholarship Portal app in MyUWF no later than May 31, prior to any fall semester. Awards are made for fall and spring semesters only.

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Gain "real world" experience in business fields while pursuing your studies. Apply concepts and theories learned in the classroom to practical situations and problems under the supervision and guidance of a practicing professional.