Economic Impact: Pasco County

Pasco County Number of county students attending UF:
602
UF Alumni Residing in County:
2,387
Donor Giving:
$26,029,893
UF Employees by County of Residence:
19
Gator Club Members:
327
IFAS Extension:
View Pasco County IFAS Report (PDF)
UF/SHANDS facilities:
  • Lastinger Center for Learning, UF College of Education:
    • A partnership with school districts to offer free advanced degrees in school leadership to teachers, to hire and train master-teachers as on-site "professors in residence" and to mobilize community and business for child wellness and school improvement programs.
    • Impact: $3.6 million in private gifts, grants and contracts since 2002 in this county
  • UF College of Pharmacy St. Petersburg Campus; The CVS/Pharmacy Education Center
    • UF Doctor of Pharmacy four-year academic program
    • Campus exactly mirrors Gainesville campus curriculum and academic schedule
    • 200 students
    • Located at 9200 113th Street North, Seminole, FL 33772, Pinellas County
    • Budget: $800,000
Sea Grant and the Oil spill:
FSG and UF Extension provided efficient outreach to coastal residents, businesses and communities. They helped owners file claims and provided support for volunteers. In addition, FSG is working with Gulf of Mexico Land Grant Universities to ensure safety of seafood as well as lending hands to families facing economic crisis due to the oil spill.
UF PHHP Research & Services:
  • SafeandMobileSeniors.org
    Transportation resources for seniors
  • Florida Office on Disability & Health
    State's first centralized program to coordinate Florida's disability programs & services.
  • AlzOnline
    National program for caregivers of people with dementia.
  • Right to Know
    Education & resources on breast cancer screening for women with disabilities.