The University of Tampa

Tampa, FL

The University of Tampa

Tampa, FL

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Undergrad Transfer

Tuition & Fees

$30,884

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Selective

43%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,231
Declined 13,110
Total Received 23,341
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Private

8,697

undergraduate students

931

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Founded in 1931, The University of Tampa is a private comprehensive university. Programs are offered through the College of Business, the College of Arts & Letters, the College of Natural & Health Sciences, and the College of Social Sciences, Mathematics & Education. Its 105-acre campus is located in central Tampa, Florida.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 9,628
Established in 1931
Coeducational Coeducational

105-acre, urban campus in Tampa (population: 385,430). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Tampa-St. Petersburg, Clearwater
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Tampa International

The University of Tampa
401 West Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa
33606-1490

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
49%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Greek Life
  • student government
  • PEACE (volunteer organization)
  • Student Productions
  • Minaret

Top Events

  • Student Productions Major Concert
  • Homecoming Game
  • Leadership Awards Night

Fun Facts

  • Plant Hall on University of Tampa campus was once the Tampa Bay Hotel, a luxurious winter retreat visited by Teddy Roosevelt, Babe Ruth, the Queen of England, and Red Cross founder Clara Barton.
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
19%
Top 1/4
47%
Top 1/2
81%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
43%
500-599
49%
400-499
3%
700-800
3%
600-699
38%
500-599
53%
400-499
4%
30-36
11%
24-29
54%
18-23
32%
12-17
1%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $40
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.4

Selective

43%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,231
Declined 13,110
Total Received 23,341

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

application essay
recommendation(s)
talent/ability

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
interview
class rank
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 140
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-country running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Football, Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Football, Ultimate frisbee

Club Sports Men

Field hockey, Ice hockey

Club Sports Women

Cheerleading, Equestrian sports, Fencing

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 2

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Art Therapy/Therapist
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Chemistry, General
Communication, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Criminology
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis
Dance, General
Digital Arts
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Studies
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Finance, General
Forensic Science and Technology
General Studies
Graphic Design
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
History, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics, General
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music, General
Musical Theatre
Painting
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Veterinary Studies
Psychology, General
Public Health, General
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Writing, General
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Navy ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Doctoral degree - professional

9,628

total students

31%

in-state

69%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

90%

8,697
students

Female
58%
5,082

Male
42%
3,615

10%

931
students

Female
62%
575

Male
38%
356

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

8,441
students

Female
59%
4,968

Male
41%
3,473

3%

256
students

Female
45%
114

Male
55%
142

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 78%
Student 4 year graduation rate 49%
Student 5 year graduation rate 7%
Student 6 year graduation rate 1%

Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

462

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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