Students participating in a tie dye running marathon

What are you waiting for?

At UWF, there’s no limit to how you can make a splash. Find your place in one of our 120-plus student organizations; watch a theatre production or hike the nature trail, our campus is filled with ways to make your college years unforgettable. Our advice? Soak it all in.

UWF Sorority Rush students taking selfies

The splash never ends

1,600 acres. 13,000 students. 20 Greek organizations. 1,000-plus events. More than 20 intramural teams and sport clubs. A rock-climbing wall. 24/7, 365 splash. This is where you can make your splash on campus and discover an extraordinary college experience.

Student Involvement

UWF football player

Argos play for keeps

The Argonaut is our mascot for good reason. They’re tough, fierce, never-going-to-give-up competitors on and off the field. We’re talking about championship divers and title-winning tennis players. And don’t forget—you can join us in the stands for football games at the Blue Wahoos Stadium in downtown Pensacola.

Intercollegiate Athletics

Live the ArgoLife

Want to make friends, up your academic game and be in the center of campus life? Take a running leap and cannonball into life at UWF. Living on campus puts you in the heart of campus life—minutes away from classes, events and amenities. UWF offers eight residence halls featuring suite-style living. You won’t get any of that living on the edge of campus.

Housing and Residence Life

Smaller architectural shot of the exterior of the Heritage Hall building at the UWF Pensacola Campus

Live the ArgoLife

Want to make friends, up your academic game and be in the center of campus life? Take a running leap and cannonball into life at UWF. Living on campus puts you in the heart of campus life—minutes away from classes, events and amenities. UWF offers eight residence halls featuring suite-style living. You won’t get any of that living on the edge of campus.

Housing and Residence Life

13,000 students and growing

Nearly 100
Athletic Championships

15 Sports

80,000 Alumni across the globe

Students standing with a bike

80 degrees and always nice

It’s just a short trip to downtown Pensacola and one of the world’s brightest beaches. Historic Pensacola is ready for exploration, equipped with countless museums and properties, including the newest addition—Pensacola Museum of Art. Ready for an Argo Road Trip? Head out for adventure. New Orleans, Atlanta and Birmingham are just a few short hours away.

Area Information

Two people canoeing at the UWF nature trail

Explore new heights

Our 1600-acre Pensacola campus is home to a resurrected 18th century cannon. Twenty-five miles of hiking and biking nature trails. Two marine research boats. And it’s a short trip from a bustling downtown and white sandy beaches.

Recreation and Wellness

Spark your creativity

See a play, listen to a musical performance, take an art class, or view our art gallery at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts. UWF students have an all access pass to visiting artists. We believe the next four years should be a glorious adventure through uncharted waters. So test yourself. That’s how you learn what you’re capable of.

CFPA

UWF Evita production smaller image

Spark your creativity

See a play, listen to a musical performance, take an art class, or view our art gallery at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts. UWF students have an all access pass to visiting artists. We believe the next four years should be a glorious adventure through uncharted waters. So test yourself. That’s how you learn what you’re capable of.

CFPA

Find your support network

Your health and wellness is our top priority. From large-scale events like Take Back the Night to monthly outreach programs in residence halls, we strive to foster student success by promoting a culture of wellness through health education, empowerment and respect. You aren’t on this journey alone—we’re here to help, every step of the way.

Water yoga on kayaks in the UWF indoor pool