UWF is a member of the State University System of Florida specializing in engineering and humanities. It sits on the third largest campus in the State University System with 1600 acres. The main campus is located in Pensacola Florida with multiple locations on the Emerald Coast, including Fort Walton Beach, Crestview, and Eglin Air Force Base. In addition to wide spread locations, UWF offers more than 400 fully online courses including undergraduate and graduate degrees. The University also manages 29 historic properties in downtown Pensacola. The University of West Florida's institutional values, shared by students, faculty, and staff, make it one of the best places to live, work and study. UWF is dedicated to strategies, practices and initiatives corresponding with the articulated values. UWF is committed to planning and investing strategically to enhance student access and educational attainment; to build on existing strengths and develop distinctive academic and research programs and facilities that respond to identified regional and state needs; and to support qualified faculty and staff who engage students in rigorous, high-impact, student-oriented learning experiences that enhance personal and professional growth and empower alumni to contribute responsibly and creatively to a complex 21st Century global society.