401 W. Kennedy Boulevard Tampa, FL 33606-1490 813-253-6211
About University of Tampa
  • Year of Foundation 1931
  • Size of Campus 100 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,636
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57% 43% 56.7%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $22.116
  • Room and Board $8,710
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 5,518
The University of Tampa (UT), is a private, co-educational university in Downtown Tampa, Florida, United States. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. In 2006, the University celebrated its 75th anniversary. UT offers over 100 undergraduate degree options, along with master's degree programs in business administration, accounting, finance, education, marketing, innovation management, and nursing. UT’s John H. Sykes College of Business is one of 45 schools that The Princeton Review has added to its annual best business schools guide in 2006. They selected it for their 2011 edition of Best 300 Business Schools, the fifth year in a row.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming; Leadership Awards Night; "Into the Streets" (a community service program)
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members 19%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi; Alpha Phi Sigma; Alpha Kappa Delta; Alpha Psi Omega; Beta Beta Beta; Delta Beta; Delta Sigma Pi; Kappa Delta Pi; Omicron Delta Kappa; Order of Omega; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Theta Kappa; Phi Mu Alpha; Pi Gamma Mu; Pi Mu Epsilon; Pi Sigma Alpha; Psi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 10
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Life; Catholic Student Organization; Hillel; The Navigators
  • Other on-campus organizations 10%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 19%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black & Latino Association; Black Student Union; International Student Organization; Caribbean Student Association; Zeta Phi Beta
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 8
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Tampa, FL (4), St. Petersburg, FL (15)
  • Distance to nearest train Tampa, FL (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Tampa, FL (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 14%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 10%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 47%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 30%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 15%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 58%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 14%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 24,122
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 49,028
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,200
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,103
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, study skills
  • Number Of Books in Library 288,857
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 488
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 5,464
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,000
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Museums R.K. Bailey Art Studios, Scarfone & Hartley Art Galleries; Radio Station WUTZ; Research vessel for marine science; Marine Science Research Center; Ferman Music Center; Saunders Writing Center; Social Science Laboratory; Physiology Laboratory; Weight & Trai
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of South Florida)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of South Florida)
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 80%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis