To request additional information about any of the UWF Online Campus programs, please complete and submit the Online Program Information Request. Completion of this application does not commit you to UWF in any way; it will only provide you with more specific written information about the program of interest. Once you are ready to make application to a UWF Online program, please complete the steps below.
To apply for admission to any online undergraduate or graduate program, please complete the steps below. If applying for an online certificate or just want to complete a few online courses at UWF, begin by completing the Non-Degree Seeking Student Documentation (See Important Note information below).
Note: International graduate students in F-1 visa status are required to take 6 credit hours of face-to-face coursework per semester, according to 8 CFR 214.2 (f) (6) (i) (G). Please be aware of this if/when you are applying to a fully online program.
Step 1: Complete and submit the appropriate online application form by the deadlines below:
Important Note: Students who are new to the University and enrolled in an ONLINE ONLY PROGRAM will be exempt from the New Student Orientation requirement. Please contact email@example.com or 850-473-7229 if you have any questions.
Deadlines: You must submit your application and all supporting documentation for program admission by the following dates:
Important Note: You will want to complete the Non-Degree Seeking Student Documentation if any of the following apply:
Step 2: Complete and submit the Online Program Information Request (if not already submitted)
Step 3: Once admitted to your online program, you are ready to contact the appropriate academic department for program advising.
Step 4: Florida state law and UWF Student Health Policy requires that All students comply with the 1) Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), and 2) Meningitis/Hepatitis B immunization requirements Before registering for academic courses. An "Immunization Hold" is automatically placed on new student records which prohibit course registration until proof of immunization or immunization waiver form (below) are received and processed.
New students registering for Only online courses and who will not be physically present in any UWF classroom or on any UWF campus may 1) download, 2) complete, and 3) return the "Mandatory Immunization Health History Form" below.
Once you download the form, go to the final page:
Once the "Mandatory Immunization Health History Form" is submitted and processed by Student Health Services, the "Immunization Hold" will be removed and new students can proceed with course registration.
Important Note: Student Health Services requests the completed form 3 weeks prior to course registration. Please do everything possible to return the completed form as soon as possible to facilitate timely course registration.
Step 5: When advising has been completed you are ready to register for coursework using your online student MyUWF account.
Note: It is recommended that you review the University of West Florida Navigation Guide (pdf) that provides additional assistance and information regarding admission, registration and related services at UWF.