Know UF’s Medical Amnesty Policy

It is important to know UF’s Medical Amnesty Policy because Every Gator Counts!
Health and safety is the University of Florida’s number one priority. If you suspect alcohol poisoning or have concerns about an alcohol-related injury, it is important to seek immediate medical help. Some students may be hesitant to seek medical attention for fear that police [...]

Gator Tips of the Week

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Today is the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the UF Field and Fork Food Pantry from 10am – 11am. Bring a canned good and get more information about the UF Field and Food Pantry online at

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

What does U Matter, We Care mean to you? A fellow Gator stated that [...]

Keep your Tech Devices Safe with these Free Services

Students can keep their technology devices safe with FREE help from UF’s Information Security Office and UFPD. Prevent theft by downloading FrontDoorSoftware. FrontDoorSoftware acts as a gate to your personal data if your laptop is ever stolen.  Students should also protect their devices (and personal data on those devices) against viruses and malware with a [...]

Health Insurance Verification Deadline is Sept. 4

The University of Florida requires all newly admitted/readmitted students – including international students – enrolled at least half-time in a degree-seeking program to have health insurance that meets certain requirements.
To complete this two-step process:
1.    Click the box under “Holds” to acknowledge you understand this requirement.
2.    EITHER submit current health insurance information via the online waiver [...]



RecSports Hiring a Marketing Website Designer

This position works on website design projects within the Marketing & Communications team at UF RecSports (Department of Recreational Sports). Our department comprises Aquatics, Fitness, Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs, Lake Wauburg, outdoor adventure trips and more.
Our marketing office is located at Southwest Recreation Center. Computers and software are provided for [...]

First Year Florida Peer Leader Applications

Do you want to have a direct impact on new students and the University of Florida? Apply to be a First Year Florida Peer Leader for the 2016-2017 academic year! Spend a semester building connections with first-year students, serving as more than a co-instructor, facilitator and resource, but also as a mentor and role model. [...]

The Stephen C. O’Connell Center is Hiring

If you are looking for a part-time position that works with your schedule, has opportunity for growth, and gives you the chance to experience some of the greatest events on campus, then consider applying for our team. The best part: you work on campus and create your own schedule, couldn’t be more convenient! Application information [...]

Part-Time Job Fair

Come join the Career Resource Center on September 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Reitz Union Circle Drive Breezeway for their Part-Time Job Fair.
This fair provides you a great way to speak to UF departments and local employers about part-time employment. In a short amount of time, the Part-Time Job Fair can [...]



Collegiate Veterans Success Center Resource Fair

Join the Collegiate Veterans Success Center in the Dean of Students Office on Thursday, September 3, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Yon Hall 418 for their semi-annual resource fair and open house. This event will feature opportunities to meet with more than 15 campus and community resources, connect with UF’s Vet Success [...]

Florida Football vs. New Mexico State

Be there as 90,000 Gator fans return to The Swamp on September 5th as your Florida Football team takes on New Mexico State! Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. so be sure to get to Ben Hill Griffin stadium early for all the pre-game action. Bring a friend for Coach McElwain’s regular season debut in The [...]

GatorNights: Game Day: Swamp Chomp

It’s Game Day! Celebrate the night before our Gators kick off for the first time this season on Friday, September 4, 2015 from 8 p.m. until 1 a.m. They’ll have free BBQ, Stuff-A-Gator, and a live magic act from magician Ran ‘D Shine. Best of all, they’ll get the party started with a head phone [...]

Dine with the Dean

Not much in life is free, but here is a deal you can’t beat. The Dean of Students would like to treat YOU to lunch.
Each month during the academic year, a group of students is invited to lunch with Dr. Jen Day Shaw, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students. The purpose [...]

Student Organizations


Leadership with The Gator Chapter of The NAACP

Committee Member Applications are due Sept. 12, 2015 on Application Clearinghouse. Submit by: Using Adobe Acrobat software to fill in the application or print it out. Create one pdf document and email it to with Last name, First Name_CMA in the subject box. The NAACP believes strongly that future leaders must be developed [...]

Speech & Debate Team Open House & Informational Meeting

The UF Speech & Debate Team will host an Open House and freshmen informational meeting on Tuesday, September 1, 7 p.m., Griffin-Floyd Hall, room 100.
The team is open to all undergraduates–no experience or audition required!  Those who enjoy public speaking or are interested in law, politics or business would be a few of the many [...]

OUTGrad’s First Meeting & Social of the Year

OUTGrad’s First Meeting & Social of the Year is Friday, September 4 at 5:30 p.m., at the Institute of Black Culture Conference Room
OUTGrad is a group for LGBTQIA+ and Allied graduate students and postdocs offered through LGBT Affairs at the University of Florida. OUTGrad was formed in November 2014. This group is for any- and [...]

No Southern Accent Fall 2015 Auditions

The University of Florida’s premier, co-ed a cappella group is holding auditions for new members on August 31 from 5 to 10 p.m., and September 2 from 5 to 10 p.m.; room locations will be announced prior to each date and sent to those who have signed up.
No Southern Accent is seeking all voice parts, [...]