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It’s Great To Be A Florida Gator!
Prove it. Show us those amazing, unique, orange and blue, Gator seconds. Running stadiums, and yoga in the plaza. Show us scooters and lunch in the Reitz. Show us study sessions in Library West and tabling around Turlington.
Show us what is great, to you, about being a Gator. The [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 24, 2014.

Gator Tips of the Week

November 24 – Avoid bringing anything with you that may serve as a distraction while studying. Stay focused and bring only what you need.
November 25 -Do you have test anxiety? CWC has some helpful tips to reducing your concerns, worry and fears! http://www.counseling.ufl.edu/cwc/overcoming-test-anxiety

November 26 – Headed out of town for the short break? Be sure [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 24, 2014.

Help Desk Hours Over Thanksgiving Break

The UF Computing Help Desk will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Email support (helpdesk@ufl.edu) and phone call assistance (352-392-HELP/4357) will resume again at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 28.  Emergency assistance will be provided 24/7 for account and course management system issues during the Thanksgiving holiday period.  For assistance [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 24, 2014.

Weather Advisory

Time to bundle up! Beginning tonight, a cold air mass will travel into the region forcing temperatures down into the 20s and 30s. This cold weather will continue until Thursday morning.
Please take the necessary precautions to protect against the freezing temperatures. Those include:

Wearing the appropriate clothing to stay warm
Providing additional care to any pets
Taking [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 17, 2014.

Webmail Email System to be Retired – Take Action Before January 29,2015

What’s happening?
The Webmail email system (webmail.ufl.edu), which has served as UF’s centrally-provided student email system for 15 years, will be retired in March 2015.   As part of retiring this system, all active student Webmail mailboxes must be moved or “migrated” to UF’s GatorCloud email system, which is UF’s new email service powered by Microsoft Office [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 17, 2014.

Gator Tips of the Week

November 17 – Make sure you call SNAP 352-392-SNAP if you need assistance on your walk home. Asking for help shows strength!

November 18 – Yoga can be a great stress relief during these final weeks of the semester. Have you checked out RecSports group fitness schedule?

November 19 – Ask open-ended questions that will [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 17, 2014.

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 November 17, 2014.

Gator Tips of the Week

Late-night cramming at Library West? Don’t walk home alone. Walk Safe. http://www.police.ufl.edu/community-services/walk-safe/
Be sure to thank a Veteran on Tuesday, November 11!
Dark is dark. Whether it is 7 p.m. or 11 p.m., don’t walk alone at night. Walk Safe. http://www.police.ufl.edu/community-services/walk-safe/
Make a friend and keep a car off the road. Try out www.zimride.com/ufl to find a carpool [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 10, 2014.

Register for Free UFApps Adobe Pilot

The UFApps Adobe Pilot program offers free access to Adobe software so you can edit photos, create websites, and design graphics from any location at any time!  Available software includes Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, After Effects, and Premiere Pro.  Make sure you sign up before Thanksgiving break — the pilot is only open to the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 10, 2014.

Apple Tech Help Available On Campus

Having issues with your MacBook or iPad? Help is available on campus in the Reitz. Visit the UF Apple Service Center for assistance with battery or screen replacements, water damage issues, data backup and recovery, and more.  Free diagnostics and estimates are available for both software and hardware issues.  The UF Apple Service Center is [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 3, 2014.