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Opt in to GatorCloud Email by Thursday, January 29

The clock is ticking!  Thursday, January 29 is the last day you can choose an “opt-in” migration date to GatorCloud email.  By opting in now, you can pick a date convenient to you and avoid being assigned a migration date.  GatorCloud email comes with more email storage (50G), access to UF’s global address list, and [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

Gator Tips of the Week

Monday, Jan. 26 – Be proud of who you are and where you are going. You can impact the Gator Nation!
Tuesday, Jan. 27 – You are doing wonderful things! Keep it up and keep moving forward and setting goals. The Gator Nation believes in YOU!

Wednesday, Jan. 28 – Help a fellow Gator in distress! Listen [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

Gator Tips for the Week

While you’re here, volunteer! Be a hero to an Alachua County school, classroom, or student. For information visit www.sbac.edu

Visit your professor’s office hours. This is a great way to make a large classroom size feel smaller.
Did you know? The Disability Resource Center provides services to students with physical, learning, sensory or psychological disabilities. https://www.dso.ufl.edu/drc

Be a [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 20, 2015.

Save Time with Online Email, Wi-Fi Resources

Having difficulty setting up your email or connecting to UF’s Wi-Fi? Save yourself a trip to the UF Computing Help Desk — check out the guides available online on the New Gator Resources page:

Connectivity instructions
How to update passwords
Manage your GatorLink account
Set up email on mobile devices

Other helpful websites include e-Learning, ISIS, and the GatorCloud email [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 20, 2015.

Spring Headlight On Traffic Safety

With thousands of new students on the University of Florida campus this spring, there is bound to be some confusion as students get used to building names, bus routes, and long lines at the bookstores. Headlight on Traffic is published by the University of Florida Police Department to help decrease this [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 12, 2015.

Free Software Access & Other Tech Services Available

Take advantage of the many IT services available to you this semester!  View UFIT’s “How Can We Help You?” brochure for a full list of services, including:

Free 24/7 online training via lynda.com
Access to over 30 software programs from any location at any time through UFApps
GatorCloud email with 50G of mailbox storage and access to UF’s [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 12, 2015.

Upgrade to GatorCloud Email – Opt in by January 29!

Time is running out!  Webmail for students will be retired as a service in March.  Students have until January 29 to choose an “opt in” migration date to GatorCloud email.  After January 29, students will have a migration date assigned to them.  The new GatorCloud email offers 50G of email storage (compared to 1G in [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 12, 2015.

Gator Tips of the Week

Monday, Jan. 12 – Take time to do something nice for someone. Write a thank you note or send them a quick text or phone call. Make their day!

Tuesday, Jan. 13 – Who do I want to be today? Be proud of what you see and make a difference!

Wednesday, Jan. 14 – You are doing [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 12, 2015.

Are you moving off-campus?

Thinking about moving off-campus or moving to a new apartment or house?  Yes!  Off Campus Life can help.  OCL is a UF office and they provide one-on-one meetings with students who are looking for off campus housing.  Appointments include average rental costs, lease information, safety information, and answers to your questions.  Visit the Off Campus [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 12, 2015.

Gator Tips of the Week

January 5 – Have you shown someone that you cared over break? U Matter, We Care wants to hear about it! Tweet to @UMatterWeCare #UMatterUF
January 6 – Happy New Year & Welcome Back! If you are ever feeling overwhelmed or distressed, email umatter@ufl.edu. We’re here to help!
January 7 – Stay actively engaged in the campus [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 5, 2015.