Gator Tips of the Week

Avoid dimly-lit alleyways and paths and use the emergency blue-light phones or TapShield app ( while on UF’s campus.

Did you SEE something wrong on campus or at a school event? Then say something to local authorities to make it right. Report suspicious activity. Call UF Police at 352-392-1111 or learn more at

Did you know that [...]

Transition to Exchange Email for Free Cloud Storage

Have you transitioned to Office 365 Exchange email?  When you switch to Exchange email, you get access to OneDrive @ UF, a free service providing 1 TB of cloud storage. OneDrive storage eliminates the need to save documents to a flash drive when traveling or using a different device — all your assignments, photos, and [...]

Registrar Reminders

On October 3, spring 2015 Schedule of Courses will be available on ISIS.
November 3 to December 23 and December 25 to January 4, spring 2015 advance registration will be open (at or after assigned start time).

Register to vote with Turbovote for Free

The deadline to register to vote in this year’s election is on October 6. TurboVote is your one-stop Website for all of your voting needs. Once registered, for free, Turbovote will:
• help you register to vote (or update your voter registration)
• help you get absentee ballots and vote by mail
• send you reminders [...]



Career Showcase

Career Showcase is a two-day event featuring employers hiring for full-time jobs and internships. Tues., Sept. 30 features employers looking for students for non-technical positions. Day Two, Oct. 1 features employers seeking students in technical fields.  Career Showcase will be held in the O’Connell Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Students will also be [...]

Fall 2014 Outstanding Leader Awards

The UF Alumni Association is looking for candidates for the Fall 2014 Outstanding Leader Awards. Applications should be submitted by undergraduate seniors who have applied for graduation this semester.
Each applicant should complete and submit the following:

Contact form (attached)
one-page essay on leadership, question prompt attached
At least one UF-affiliated recommendation letter
Leadership resume

More details on this [...]

Got a Mentor? Sign up for RecSports Mentor Mondays!

Do you have a mentor or a mentee? RecSports’ Mentor Monday events are designed to enhance mentor relationships on campus.  Get to know your mentee while networking among other Gators.  Mentor and mentee must be UF students, faculty or staff.  The event is free and includes food and a t-shirt. Attend one of two dates, [...]

The Washington Center Information Sessions

Interested in politics, public policy, international relations, business, health care, non-profits, education, or the arts? The Washington Center (TWC) allows UF students to earn academic credit while interning. Summer, fall, and spring internships are available in more than 2,000 public, private, non- profit and government agencies in all fields in Washington DC. Substantial scholarships and [...]



Registration for Adventure Race Now Open

Registration for RecSports’ annual Adventure race opens Monday, Sept. 29 at 9 a.m. This event has been known to fill up within 24 hours, so sign up fast. Adventure race, which is designed to promote teamwork, is a 2- to 3-hour competition that consists of 3-mile trail run, a 7-mile trail ride, a 2-mile canoe [...]

Register for Intramural Kickball

If you and a group of friends think you can be the next kickball champions, then you’re in luck. Intramural kickball starts Oct. 16.
Registration opens Oct. 7 at 8 a.m. and closes Oct. 13 at noon. Each participating team can have up to 10 players.
The tournament will talk place at Southwest Softball Complex, located behind [...]

Bleed Orange and Blue; Live Green-Common Reading Program Event

Bleed Orange and Blue is Oct. 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Florida Gym.
Learn how you can be part of a more Sustainable UF through interactive demonstrations, information tables, panel discussions, and more,
For more information, visit

Celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month with “Pop-Up Culture”

Do you have a dance troupe or an a cappella group? Would you like to paint for an audience or read your poetry for all to
Share your talent and come out and celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month by joining the “Pop-up Culture” events on Wednesday, October 15.
From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., spontaneous acts [...]

Student Organizations


Student Government Elections

Student Government fall 2014 Elections are Tuesday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. at various voting locations around campus.

Gainesville Startup Weekend Director & Pitch Competition

At the next Entrepreneurship Club meeting (Stuzin 104 6:15 p.m. Sept 29), they will have a local entrepreneur Julian Miller talk briefly about his successes and failures followed by a pitch competition where the winner will get an all expense paid trip to the CEO conference in Orlando. A student entrepreneurship conference where the ticket [...]

Blue Key Speech and Debate Tournament Staff

The Florida Blue Key Speech & Debate Tournament is looking for staff for the 2014 tournament. This year’s tournament will be taking place October 31 – November 2. As the largest student run debate tournament in the country, we are currently looking for students, both with and without forensics experience, who would be interested in [...]

Florida Blue Key’s Health Professions Day

Save the date! Florida Blue Key’s Health Professions Day is an annual event that seeks to both expose students at the University of Florida to the wide variety of careers currently available in health care and to provide them with the tools needed to prepare themselves for applying to professional school. This event will feature [...]