University of West Florida Online

Become part of the next generation of big thinkers with a flexible, high-quality online education.

Why UWF Online?

Affordable Education

At UWF, it is our mission to give students the access and affordability to be successful through competitive tuition, financial aid resources and support along the way.

Focused on Student Success

Our nationally ranked degree programs give you the chance to learn from expert faculty members in an environment dedicated to your success.

Leader in Online Learning

Designed for working students who need flexibility, our programs are delivered in a convenient format with multiple start dates per year.

Military Friendly®

UWF is a Military Friendly® and veteran friendly university, helping former and active duty U.S. military students transition from serving their country to earning their degree.

Accreditation & Accolades

The University of West Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, specialist and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of West Florida.

UWF Online is approved by the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. The voluntary agreement among member states and U.S. territories establishes comparable national standards for interstate offerings of postsecondary distance-education courses and programs. It is intended to make it easier for students to take online courses offered by postsecondary institutions based in other states.

Frequently Asked Questions

To apply for financial aid, you need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid online. For detailed information on this process, visit our Financial Aid page.
Transfer credits are accepted from regionally accredited institutions, and the amount of transfer credits allowed depends on the program. For detailed information, visit our Transfer Students page.
You must first be admitted to UWF and registered for the course(s). Enrolled students, visit UWF eLearning to access your course.
When you pursue a degree online, not only do you have the opportunity to study whenever and wherever you choose, you also have access to numerous resources and support. To be successful, you need time-management skills and self-motivation, as well as computer access and a reliable internet connection. For information, visit our Benefits of Online Learning page.

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