WHY choose medicine at UF? We’re Ranked 20th for most diverse medical schools by U.S. News & World Report.

As the largest college within the UF Health academic health center, the UF College of Medicine is home to thousands of faculty, students and staff committed to improving the health and well-being of people across the globe.

College of medicine statistics

#15 among public medical schools, ranked by U.S. News & World Report.


$349M in total research and sponsored program funding, with researchers exploring topics across nine research centers and institutes.


100+ UF Health Physicians primary care and specialty medical practices are located throughout North Central Florida and Jacksonville.

Patient Care

6000+ employees within the College of Medicine alone, making us the largest employer on campus.

#1 pediatric hospital in the state of Florida, according to the 2021-22 Best Children’s Hospital Rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

prospective employee resources

Doctor gator news!

College to host second annual Gratitude Day

Faculty, staff and students are invited to pick up a chocolate and share with a colleague they are grateful for

‘Role models matter’

UF College of Medicine celebrates five female trailblazers during Women in Medicine Month

Faculty recruitment guide to provide tools and resources for College of Medicine departments

The toolkit will include best practices, strategies and templated language to help facilitate faculty hires

Oncologist joins national committee to diversify leaders in research

Dr. Kate Hitchcock’s background in the Navy prepared her for a life committed to patients and research