• Full Sail University

University Overview

Full Sail University is a private, for-profit university in Winter Park, Florida. It was formerly a recording studio in Ohio named Full Sail Productions and Full Sail Center for the Recording Arts. The school moved to Florida in 1980 and began offering online degrees in 2007.


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University Feature

·         A creative campus near Orland, Florida

·         It started as a recording studio

·         You can find degree related to Media, Technology, and Film at Full Sail University

·         They had 152 nominations in 2017 Oscars, and 68 of their graduates won awards

·         Their entire curriculum is designed around the degree that a student selects

·         They believe in hands on approach so that their students are industry ready when they graduate

·         Grades don’t matter much, what counts is whether the student has the passion for the course that he says he wants to pursue

·         They interview a student before accepting them

·         They do not need a portfolio from the student to make the admission decisions

·         Tuition fee depends on the program that the student selects. All programs are differently priced and the tuition fee can be paid in ten installments

·         Application fee is $75

·         A students GPA is based on the project at Full Sail University

·         The curriculum is regularly updated in order to be at par with the industry

·         They record WWE live at the studio in Full Sail at least once a month

·         No housing is available but the campus team will assist in finding an accommodation

·         The university also has a career team that helps with finding placements

University Intakes

Intake For Intake Date

Scholarship and Funding

·         Stackable Scholarship- up to $20,000

·         Minimum $15,000 in scholarship, but the scholarship depends on the intake that the student is coming in

·         Creative Mind Scholarship- Essay is needed and there a deadline to apply for this particular scholarship

·         STEM Scholarship-Essay is not needed

·         Dedication Scholarship- $1,000 to $2,000 and a student needs to maintain a certain GPA

·         Apart from the “Dedication Scholarship”, all other scholarships are for the entire duration of the course