University of Florida (Gainesville)
University of Florida is a universitywide partner in Gainesville, United States of America.
General information for exchange students
Semester I: 4th week of August - 2nd week of December
Orientation generally commences mid-August for Semester I and early January for Semester II.
Exams take place the 2nd week of December for Semester I and the 1st week of May for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There are no GPA requirements for this destination.
UU students do not have to hand in an official English test (undergraduate)
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All areas (subject to departmental permission) EXCEPT:
It may be hard to get into courses offered by the College of Business, since priority is given to other groups of students (like exchange partners of the Business College).
|Courses at Master’s level|
Possible, depending on student level, departmental permission, and prerequisites.
Note that all courses in Law offered in the Levin College of Law, and courses in the College of Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine or Nursing are not open to any exchange students.
|Language of instruction|
On-Campus Housing is limited and therefore not guaranteed to students.
Ultimately, students are responsible for their own off campus housing.
Students are encouraged to contact the Office of Off Campus Life for information and assistance with off-campus accommodation.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs are around $1,500 per month. (Estimate from 2022)
You can find a more detailed breakdown of living costs here.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
10 places per year
Selection was necessary in the past few years.
You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.