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Take the SERU

What’s important to you? UF wants to know.

Tell us what you think about your undergraduate experience and you could win cash prizes.
Go to seru.ufl.edu and take the SERU survey today.
The Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) survey is a comprehensive survey administered to all undergraduates. UF wants to know what’s important [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 14, 2017.

UFApps Adds 30 More Software Titles

The more, the merrier! This spring UFIT has added 30 more software applications to UFApps, including Audacity, Nvivo, GeoStudio, and Autodesk MotionBuilder. The UFApps service now offers 130+ apps that students can access for FREE on any computing device, any time, from anywhere they have an internet connection. Visit the login page to start using [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 14, 2017.

Spring Break Help Desk Hours

Whether you need assistance accessing your GatorLink email from home this spring break or have trouble logging into your e-Learning account, the UF Computing Help Desk is here for you!  Walk-in services at the Help Desk are available Monday, March 6 to Friday, March 10, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Although walk-in hours will [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 5, 2017.

2017-2018 Residence Hall Contracts Available

Contracts are available for current students interested in living in the residence halls for the 2017-2018 school year. Please contact the Department of Housing and Residence Education at 352-392-2161 or contactus@housing.ufl.edu for more information.

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 5, 2017.

UF’s Counseling and Wellness Center

The Counseling and Wellness Center offers a range of counseling services and, over the last few years, has typically established a waitlist for individual counseling appointments after the first 3-4 weeks of each Fall and Spring semesters. The average time a student spends on the waitlist is 15 or 16 days.
All students are first evaluated before [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 26, 2017.

Give Feedback on Technology at UF

Students, let UFIT know what you think about the technology services available on campus. The 2017 Students and Technology survey opens on Monday, February 27. If you are one of the students who received an email invitation, please take the time (estimated to be 20 minutes or less) to complete the survey. Your opinion is [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 26, 2017.

Employment Scams Target College Students

Applying to jobs or internships online can be stressful. Resumes have to be up-to-date and cover letters have to be perfect, but would you think to check if the job site you’re applying to is legitimate? On January 18, the FBI issued an alert advising college students to be cautious when applying for jobs online. [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 21, 2017.

Warning – Beware of Skimmers on Card Readers!

Imagine swiping your debit card at a local ATM and having all your information stolen. In just seconds, criminals can easily steal your personal information AND drain your checking account, using a small device known as a skimmer. What is a skimmer? Skimmers are portable devices that fit over an existing card reader to record [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 13, 2017.

Gator Tips of the Week

Monday, February 13 – Utilize UF’s academic resources by meeting with an academic advisor, visiting the Broward Teaching Center, or checking UF’s libraries.
Tuesday, February 14 – If you are sick, do your best to minimize exposure to other individuals. Find out more online at http://shcc.ufl.edu/services/primary-care/flu/
Wednesday, February 15 – “Every Gator Counts means that everyone is [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 13, 2017.

Stay Connected with UF Wi-Fi

Gators: Are you having trouble connecting to campus Wi-Fi? Let us help you.
UFIT has short instructional tutorials on its YouTube channel, including how students can quickly connect their devices to the campus Wi-Fi.
To get UF network access on your mobile device, watch UFIT’s How to Step Up UF Wi-Fi on an iPhone video and follow [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 6, 2017.