Information Tech

RSS

Stay Safe, Avoid Phishing Email Scams

Phishing attempts may pop into your UF inbox during this time of year, so learn what to spot. Most phishing scams seem urgent and insist on a call to action, such as an account closure unless you click a link or reply with personal information. Links inside the email may seem real, but can often [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on May 2, 2016.

How To: Navigate Online Classes

Incoming freshman, welcome to the Gator Nation! To ease your way into classes starting Summer A, watch our short video on using and navigating UF e-Learning. The video will teach you the ins and outs of online classes, from setting your notification preferences to checking your grades, and everything in between. The transition from sitting [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on May 2, 2016.

Tech Support During Finals

It’s crunch time, and UFIT is here to help. While studying, use UFApps to take the computer lab home with you and access software like Matlab, SAS, and SPSS. If you’d rather stay on campus to study, be sure to make use of Marston Science Library’s battery pack check-outs. Each pack is compatible with most [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 24, 2016.

Student Health Update: Online Appointments Temporarily Unavailable Beginning May 4

As the Student Health Care Center transitions to a new electronic health record system, online appointments will be temporarily unavailable.
Beginning May 4, call (352) 392-1161 to be make appointments with your primary medical team or desired specialty clinic.
Please check the main SHCC website periodically for updates: shcc.ufl.edu.
Thank you in advance for your patience during this [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 24, 2016.

GATORRATER Faculty Evaluations Close Friday

Don’t skip out on faculty evaluations this semester! Friday is your last chance to provide anonymous feedback about your instructors, which is used for planning on behalf of both teachers and students. GATORRATER evaluation results are always available at evaluations.ufl.edu/results at the end of every evaluation period. If every student at UF gave accurate faculty [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 18, 2016.

Gator Tips of the Week

Monday – Start studying early for finals! Procrastinating can result in additional stress and anxiety.
Tuesday – Feeling stressed because finals are approaching? Contact umatter@ufl.edu! #UMatterUF
Wednesday – Get plenty of rest this week! Scheduling time to relax will ease your anxiety. #UMatterUF
Thursday – The semester is almost over! Work hard these last few days and take [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 18, 2016.

Registrar Reminders

Spring Graduates: Verify your permanent home mailing address to ensure receipt of your diploma. Your diploma will be mailed to your permanent home mailing address approximately 8 weeks after graduation. Deadline to change your address is May 2.  Log on to myUFL > Main Menu > My Account > Update my Directory Profile.

April 20: Classes [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 18, 2016.

Student Textbook Affordability Survey

The State University of System of Florida wants your feedback on the affordability of college textbooks and instructional materials.
The survey is anonymous, takes 10 minutes to complete and will remain open until Friday, April 29.
Please take a few minutes to complete the survey here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QRJKNWG

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 10, 2016.

GATORRATER: Let Your Voice Be Heard Through Faculty Evaluations

Spring 2016’s GATORRATER Faculty Evaluations period opened Saturday, April 9 and will be available through midnight Friday, April 22. The evaluations are a quick, easy way to provide anonymous feedback about your instructors.  The feedback you provide is used to help with faculty development and course planning.  GATORRATER evaluation results can benefit you as well, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 10, 2016.

Office of Sustainability to Host Collection Day

Are you moving out soon? Do you have unwanted items you are planning on throwing out?
The Office of Sustainability will be hosting their annual Collection Day Friday, April 22. They are interested in collecting any unwanted personal electronic waste, school supplies, books, gently used clothing, and small household items. All items will be donated for [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 10, 2016.