Information Tech


Mobile Printing – Best when you’re on the go!

With fall semester in full motion, students are hustling around campus and turning in assignments, projects, and papers. For those who find themselves in a time crunch or don’t have printers at home, our mobile printing services are for you.
You can submit print jobs to any one of our 50+ locations on campus by simply [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on September 16, 2019.

50+ software packages available in UFIT computer labs

UF students have access to six computer labs managed by UFIT.  The labs, located throughout campus, include a variety of software free of charge for student use, including the complete Adobe Creative Cloud Suite. The UFIT-managed labs are located in Library West, Marston, CSE, Weil, Norman Hall, and the School of Architecture. There is also [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on September 9, 2019.

Banner Added to UF Email – Sept. 3

Starting Tuesday, September 3, a banner will be attached to any emails originating outside university email systems.  The red banner says, “EXTERNAL EMAIL: Exercise caution with links and attachments.”  This visual addition to email is to help make students, faculty, and staff more aware about the potential risks when opening attachments in external emails.  Opening [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 26, 2019.

Student Tech Info @ UF

An easy way to learn about updates in Canvas, to campus WiFi, and what’s been added to UFApps is by following UFIT on social media:
Twitter: @GoGatorsUFIT
Instagram: gogators_ufit
For IT assistance students can always reach out to the UF Computing Help Desk in 132 Hub.  Phone (352-392-HELP) and email support ( available 24/7 for password resets and [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 12, 2019.

Student Enrollment Services Relocate to Smathers Library

Student services for admissions, registrar, student financial affairs and the bursar will be relocated from Criser/Peabody Halls to 100 Smathers Library from August 12-August 30. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., M-F.  This one location for these services has been designed for students’ convenience during fall peak time.  After August 30, these services will [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 12, 2019.

Time is running out for the “UF” wireless network – Move to eduroam now!

Starting mid-August, devices still on “UF” wireless will be randomly selected for automatic onboarding to eduroam and be redirected to getonline.  It’s important that you change your wireless default from “UF” to “eduroam” to avoid any disruptions in your campus connectivity for the fall 2019 semester. It only takes a minute to move from “UF” [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on July 29, 2019.

Before You Leave: Summer Abroad Tech Tips

Before you leave for Summer B study abroad, read and follow these guidelines to keep your laptop and information safe:

Wherever you go, secure UF WiFi is most likely available through eduroam. Anyone with a valid GatorLink account has access to eduroam in more than 90 [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on June 10, 2019.

The CWC Wants to Hear From You!

“UF’s Counseling and Wellness Center is working to enhance the presence of Kognito (an online referral training simulation) across campus and would appreciate your feedback through a very brief (< 5 minutes) survey.
The survey simply asks you to rank 6 designs based on your preference and tell us briefly why you ranked them as you [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on May 28, 2019.

Lynda.Com is Now LinkedIn Learning

UFIT transitioned the service to LinkedIn Learning between the Spring and Summer A semesters. The new online training platform includes all of the courses from plus thousands of additional technology, business, marketing, leadership, and lifestyle offerings.  All you need are valid Gatorlink credentials and an internet connection for FREE 24/7 access.
Now that the transition [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on May 21, 2019.

Speed Up Your Graduation Checklist Using ONE.UF

With graduation around the corner, a to-do list can seem daunting. But soon-to-be grads can complete several items on the Graduation checklist directly via ONE.UF, including:

Getting your finances in order: Click on the Campus Finances tab to ensure all financial obligations are satisfied and that you’ve completed exit interviews [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 15, 2019.