Facilities and Resources
The University of Florida (UF) is a major public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. The state’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive university, UF is among the nation’s most academically diverse public universities. UF has a long history of established programs in international education, research and service. It is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belong to the Association of American Universities.
UF has a 2,000-acre campus and more than 900 buildings (including 170 with classrooms and laboratories). UF’s extensive capital improvement program has resulted in facilities ideal for 21st century research, including the George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building, the Clinical and Translational Research Building, the McKnight Brain Institute, the Biomedical Sciences Building, the Genetics and Cancer Research Center Complex and the UF Health Proton Therapy Institute located in Jacksonville.