Awards and Recognition

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Top 10 – UF now ranked #8 in the Top 10 for public universities by US News and World Report

$1B - UF INNOVATE has generated over $1 billion in private investments

#3 – Milken Institute ranks UF as #3 in Best Universities for Tech Transfer in the nation (moving ideas from lab to real world)

906 – Number of Patents/Licenses generated by UF INNOVATE from 2013-2017

+190 – UF INNOVATE has launched over 190 start-ups

2017 - UF|IA Ambassadors named Outstanding Ambassador Organization of the Year by the Student Activities & Involvement department at UF|Student Affairs

+950 – UF INNOVATE start-ups have created over 950 new jobs

#20 – UF|CISE ranks 20th in Top Coders at U.S. Universities according to Fast Company in 2017

#1 – The Center for World University Rankings name UF|IFAS entomology department the first in the world

2017 – UF INNOVATE|Sid Martin Biotech named the 2017 Incubator of the Year by the International Business Innovation Association, and awarded the 2017 Global Science and Technology Incubator of the Year designation.

#1 – UF|CJC’s online public relations Bachelor’s Degree ranked first in the nation by TheBestSchools.org in 2018.

30 – Number of patents filed from 2016-2018 at UF INNOVATE|Sid Martin Biotech

#9 – The UF|IFAS Biodiversity Conservation program ranked number nine in the world by the Center for World University Rankings

#3 – The UF|Warrington entrepreneurship masters ranked third among public universities by the Eduniversal’s Best Masters Rankings in 2018