Gator Tips of the Week

Did you know that UF will be launching a Food Pantry in Summer B? Stay tuned for more information about the UF Field and Fork Pantry!
Remember that you work hard and deserve time to yourself! We support taking rests and breaks so you can do your best!
Stay motivated this summer by keeping your skills sharp! [...]

Free 24/7 Training Through

Have you discovered everything you can learn on As a UF student, you can access more than 3,000 video courses on topics ranging from design and photography to business and development. Last month, the top-watched lynda courses were Excel Essential Training, Foundations of Programming, and JavaScript Essential Training. Log on to today [...]

Registrar Reminders

Wednesday, May 20 (by 11:59 p.m.) is the last day to withdraw (drop all Summer A courses) with a 25 percent refund.
Wednesday, May 20 is also the S/U option deadline for Summer A.  The application is available at under Registrar Forms > S/U Grade Option.
On Friday, May 22, Summer A/C fees due are due [...]

Gator Tips of the Week

Summer A Classes begin today! Start the semester right with getting plenty of sleep, being active, and staying healthy.
A smile can make someone’s day! Take the Care Challenge by seeing how many people you can make smile today!
It’s a new semester! It’s a time to make positive changes and implement new goals.
Show others that you [...]



E-Cigarette Research Study. Participants receive $15 Amazon gift card

Researchers in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health at UF, in collaboration with GatorWell, are recruiting UF students to develop a health communication campaign on electronic cigarettes. Interested students will complete a brief survey to assess eligibility for the study, and will be compensated with a $15 Amazon giftcard for further participation, if [...]

Food Pantry Student Assistant

The University of Florida will be opening a food pantry on campus to serve students, faculty, and staff in need of food and toiletry items. The student assistant position (must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply) will be an instrumental role in the daily operations of the pantry. Any questions about the position [...]

Summer Volunteer Opportunities at YOUR Art Museum

The Harn Museum of Art is recruiting curious, outgoing and enthusiastic students to provide friendly and informative experiences to museum visitors. Visitor Service Volunteers and Gallery Guides commit 2 – 5 hours of service per week studying current exhibitions, participating in customer service trainings and creating a welcoming environment. To apply, contact Visitor Services Manager [...]

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

Would you like to volunteer with international students? Volunteer with them as a Conversation Volunteer through the English Language Institute at UF. No foreign language experience is needed. The program is designed to help students practice English in a friendly setting while meeting Americans and making friends. Volunteers should plan on spending about an hour [...]



Bug Week @ UF May 18-23

Join in the fun celebrating Bug Week @UF!   Follow the bug of the day on Facebook and Twitter, learn all sorts of cool facts about bugs, and share your favorite bug stories. Visit  for more information.

‘A T. rex Named Sue’ exhibit now open

Tyrannosaurus rex has long commanded respect and sparked curiosity in the mind of the public, and Sue is the most famous T. rex of all. At 42 feet long and 13 feet tall at the hips, her skeleton inspires as much awe today as she did 67 million years ago. In the Florida Museum of [...]

Student Football Tickets

Spend your Saturdays in the Swamp! Students who were season ticket holders last year can now renew season tickets for the 2015 season. New students, transfers and students who did not have season tickets last year can purchase their tickets for the 2015 season beginning July 27 at 6 p.m. Season tickets are sold on [...]

Free T-Shirt: Head to Lake Wauburg Climbing Wall

Earn a free t-shirt when you complete 26 climbs on Lake Wauburg South Shore’s 55-foot Climbing Wall. The 26 climbs equal the climbing distance of the Hoover Dam and the Glen Canyon Dam combined. Visit for details, terms and conditions. Challenge deadline is July 19.

Student Organizations


2015 Student Government Applications

Be a part of a team that makes an impact on campus every day. Join their team; join Student Government. Applications for Agencies and the Supreme Court are now open and due on Friday, May 29 at 5 p.m. at Position descriptions can be found at:

Calling All Students to

Are you interested in science, technology, engineering, mathematics or design? Now is the time to become part of a growing community of UF students looking to change their social learning environment for the better!
Go to to sign up or see the what the Alligator has to say about it.

L.E.G.I.T Dance Crew’s Benefit Show

Want to win free Blaze Pizza and Lollicup gift cards? Want to de-stress during reading days? Watch amazing performances? Then come out to L.E.G.I.T Dance Crew’s Benefit Show. The show will feature a number of dancing, music, and spoken word acts. All proceeds will go to a summer mission project, LINC.  It will be this [...]

Calling All Students to

If you haven’t yet heard about STEM’D and are interested in science, technology, engineering, mathematics or design, now is the time to become part of a growing community of UF students looking to change their social learning environment for the better!
Go to  to sign up or see the what the Alligator has to say [...]