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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 78%
Applicants who took ACT: 77%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 51%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 21%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 72%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 50%
SAT I Math score 700+: 26%
SAT I Math score 600+: 76%
ACT score 24-29: 46%
ACT score 30-36: 51%
ACT score 24+: 97%
Students applied: 30,118
Students admitted: 13,835
Admission rate: 46%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 67%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 34,554
Full-time enrolled men: 13,547
Full-time enrolled women: 17,467
Part-time enrolled men: 1,855
Part-time enrolled women: 1,685
Freshmen retained: 97%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $4,477
Fees (in state): $1,904
Tuition (out of state): $25,694
Fees (out of state): $2,965
Room and board: $9,910
Est. book expense: $1,210
Total cost (in state): $17,501
Total cost (out of state): $39,779
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$10,418
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$14,970
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$32,696
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$37,248
Average debt at graduation: $21,645

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 99%
Average need-based aid: $7,083
Average non-need-based aid: $2,531

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2017 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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