Department of Agricultural Education and Communication Admissions

Congratulations on your decision to apply to the University of Florida!  We are excited that you are interested in pursuing a degree in the Department of Agricultural Education and Communication.  To learn more about our specializations, please begin by reviewing the Undergraduate Program page on our website.  The information provided below will be very helpful as you prepare to submit your application to the University of Florida.  

Application Deadlines 

Freshman applicants:  Applications open at the beginning of September and close at the beginning of November.  Any applications received after the posted deadline will be considered on a space-available basis only.  Details about applying to UF can be found here

Transfer applicants:  Application deadlines vary for transfer students depending upon the anticipated term of enrollment.  Visit the Application Deadlines website to determine the appropriate deadline.  Applicants should plan to apply 6-9 months prior to the preferred enrollment date. Transfer students should review the CALS Transfer Guide for GPA and prerequisite course requirements as well as course equivalent information.

Ready to submit your application?  Visit this page to get started!  


Freshmen applicants should consult the Office of Admissions website for general admission requirements.  

Transfer applicants are encouraged to review the online College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) Transfer Guide for admission criteria found here.  If your institution does not offer one of the required courses, please refer to the community/state college equivalents pages found in the transfer guide.  

Admissions Decisions

The Office of Admissions and the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences make all freshmen and transfer admission decisions and notify applicants once decisions have been finalized.  The AEC Department does not have the ability to inform applicants of admission status.  If you have questions about the online application or the admission decision, please contact the Office of Admissions directly at (352) 392-1365. 

Contact Us

To find out more about our undergraduate program, please contact us below.