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New York Times Subscription Available

The University of Florida provides free subscriptions for all students, faculty and staff to both the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
To activate your New York Times subscription, go to my.ufl.edu and navigate to “Main Menu.” From there, go to ”Quick Links,” then “NY Times” and then click on “Subscribe now.”
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Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on September 3, 2018.

The Best Places to be Productive This Semester

After a fun Labor Day weekend, it’s time to hit the books! Start the semester off strong and find the best spaces for productivity on campus.

Newell Hall has movable furniture and plenty of outlets—and it’s open 24/7!
The One Button Studio, located in Library West, is a professional recording studio that can be used to practice [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on September 3, 2018.

Don’t Fall for a $300 Weekly Job Offer or “Urgent” Message from Help Desk!

UF students are frequently the target of phishing scams, especially at the beginning of a new semester. In his phishing awareness email to all students, VP and CIO Elias Eldayrie urges students to be vigilant against cybercrime and identity theft at UF. Phishing attacks are often made to look like they’re from the UF Computing [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 26, 2018.

Campus Safety Message

On behalf of the University of Florida’s Division of Public Safety, I wanted to take a moment to welcome you back to the start of a new semester. I also wanted to remind everyone that safety is a Shared Responsibility and to remind you of the many ways UF units are working together to keep [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Updated UF Student Honor and Student Code of Conduct

The University of Florida has a new Student Honor Code and Student Code of Conduct.
On June 7, 2018, the UF Board of Trustees past extensive revisions to the Student Honor and Student Conduct Codes (UF Regulation 4.040), after an 8 month review process.
Utilizing national expertise and stakeholder feedback, the revised codes enhance clarity for students, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Use UF’s 24/7 Free Software Lab this Fall

Fall 2018 is here! A great way to start the semester off strong is to check out UFApps to see how it can help you succeed. What is UFApps? It’s a FREE service that provides access to 150 software applications from any location, at any time, anywhere you have an internet connection. Available software options [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Gainesville Autobus Survey

The University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) invites you to participate in a survey about the “Gainesville Autobus” that is scheduled to deploy in August. The survey presents you with an opportunity to share your perceptions about interacting with the Gainesville Autobus with respect to comfort, safety, and decision-making. Your participation is very important as [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Gainesville Autobus Survey

The University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) invites you to participate in a survey about the “Gainesville Autobus” that is scheduled to deploy in August. The survey presents you with an opportunity to share your perceptions about interacting with the Gainesville Autobus with respect to comfort, safety, and decision-making. Your participation is very important as [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 15, 2018.

Summer Break Week Help Desk Hours

Whether you are returning to campus early or soaking up the last moments of summer, the UF Computing Help Desk is here to help.  Walk-in hours are reduced during the August summer break week (details below), but the Help Desk will remain available 24/7 via phone (352-392-HELP/4357) and email (helpdesk@ufl.edu).
August 13-17: Walk-in service is available [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 15, 2018.

Get Connected on Campus: Free IT Help!

The GoGatorsUFIT YouTube channel has many short, helpful videos and tutorials like how to use the UF mobile app, how to get Apple device support on campus, and how to use mobile printing. Check out the videos to quickly resolve issues or learn about new services. You can also learn how to:

Access the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on July 15, 2018.