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Win BIG at the Virtual Tech Fair

Gators, this year we’re bringing Tech Fair to you virtually! From Feb. 17 – Feb. 19, you can participate in an online scavenger hunt for a chance to win a Beats Pill+ or an Apple Watch. Three winners will also get an exclusive tour of the UF Data Center, home to HiPerGator 3.0 and NVIDIA [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on January 25, 2021.

SilverCloud Now Available to All UF Students

A new online mental health tool is now available for the well-being of University of Florida students.
SilverCloud is an online platform that offers self-guided programs for anxiety, depression, stress, and resilience. Based on cognitive behavioral therapy principles, the self-guided program is available anytime, on any device and allows individuals to confidentially manage symptoms using the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on January 25, 2021.

iClicker Reef App Now Free for Students!

Good news, Gators! You no longer have to purchase an iClicker remote to participate in class thanks to the free iClicker Reef app. (But don’t worry – if you already have a remote, you can still use it!) This cloud-based app allows you to take quizzes and polls, mark your attendance, and complete assignments all [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 22, 2020.

Gator Guide to Off Campus Life

UF’s Off Campus Life office wants to help you have a great transition to living in Gainesville. OCL’s annual publication, The Gator Guide to Off Campus Life, has everything you need to know to be a great Gator neighbor. The Gator Guide includes information on how find off-campus housing, information to help you transition to [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 22, 2020.

UFIT’s Guide to Thrive Post-Thanksgiving

Happy pre-Thanksgiving, Gators! No matter where you’re finishing the fall semester from, UFIT has some recommendations to help you finish strong:

Bookmark the UF COVID-19 Updates webpage for the latest campus pandemic news.
Make sure you know when you can call or email for tech support over [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 16, 2020.

Off Campus Life – Housing Locator

Off Campus Life’s Housing Locator https://housing.offcampus.ufl.edu/ allows you to search for apartments, houses, subleases and roommates in Gainesville for free! Simply use the filters to sort through listings by number of bedrooms, bathrooms, price range, and several other search criteria. You can utilize the interactive map feature to gauge distance to campus and see RTS [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 16, 2020.

Student Legal Services Virtual Open House

Student Legal Services is hosting a virtual open house on November 4 from 2 to 3 p.m. through zoom. You can learn more about our tuition-covered services and student involvement opportunities. They will also be giving out door prizes of swag items for those who attend, so don’t miss it! Contact ufslsoutreach@gmail.com with any questions [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 4, 2020.

Off Campus Life – Virtual Appointments

Off Campus Life is a UF office that provides support to UF students living or moving off-campus. Off Campus Life provides resources to assist you with your off-campus housing search such as virtual appointments for one-on-one assistance. To schedule a virtual appointment click here  http://www.offcampus.ufl.edu/appointments/ and complete the appointment request form.
Virtual appointments are available Monday [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 4, 2020.

Library West adds Extended Hours for the Fall Semester

Beginning Sunday, November 1, Library West will offer the following extended hours:
Sunday:    12 pm – 6 pm
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 10 pm
Friday: 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday: Closed
Beginning Sunday, November 1, Library West will offer the following extended hours:

Sunday: noon – 6 p.m.
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 4, 2020.

When & Why You Should Use the UF VPN

Have you been using UF’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) while learning remotely? Students can use the VPN to securely access UF resources from anywhere. Think of it as a “tunnel” that links your computer’s network to the UF network while protecting your sensitive information. Through the UF VPN, you can access services that are only available [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 27, 2020.