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Has Your Personal or UF Email Been Compromised?

It’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month! It’s a good time to use the tools that can help keep you and your information safe online. Have you tried Have I Been Pawned?, a free resource that allows you to check whether email has turned up in a data hack? Enter your email address and immediately find out if [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 14, 2018.

Consumer Information Disclosure for all University of Florida Students

The university is committed to providing important information to its students, faculty and staff. Consistent with this commitment and pursuant to the university’s notice and reporting obligations under various laws, information concerning the following topics may be obtained at the websites cited below:

Economic Security Report
System Summary of Post-Graduation Employment Outcomes
Drug-Free Workplace Statement for students, faculty [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 8, 2018.

Win an iPad, AirPods at 2018 Student Tech Fair

Two days away from 2018 Student Tech Fair! Get hands-on experience with the latest technologies and learn about tech-related resources at UF. No matter what your major is, we want you to learn about all of the resources designed to help you succeed. Did we mention the raffle to win Apple AirPods or an iPad? [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 8, 2018.

Consumer Information Disclosure for all University of Florida Students

The university is committed to providing important information to its students, faculty and staff. Consistent with this commitment and pursuant to the university’s notice and reporting obligations under various laws, information concerning the following topics may be obtained at the websites cited below:

Economic Security Report
System Summary of Post-Graduation Employment Outcomes
Drug-Free Workplace Statement for students, faculty [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 1, 2018.

New York Times Subscription Available

The University of Florida provides free subscriptions for all students, faculty and staff to both the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
To activate your New York Times subscription, go to my.ufl.edu and navigate to “Main Menu.” From there, go to ”Quick Links,” then “NY Times” and then click on “Subscribe now.”
To activate your [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on September 3, 2018.

The Best Places to be Productive This Semester

After a fun Labor Day weekend, it’s time to hit the books! Start the semester off strong and find the best spaces for productivity on campus.

Newell Hall has movable furniture and plenty of outlets—and it’s open 24/7!
The One Button Studio, located in Library West, is a professional recording studio that can be used to practice [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on September 3, 2018.

Don’t Fall for a $300 Weekly Job Offer or “Urgent” Message from Help Desk!

UF students are frequently the target of phishing scams, especially at the beginning of a new semester. In his phishing awareness email to all students, VP and CIO Elias Eldayrie urges students to be vigilant against cybercrime and identity theft at UF. Phishing attacks are often made to look like they’re from the UF Computing [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 26, 2018.

Campus Safety Message

On behalf of the University of Florida’s Division of Public Safety, I wanted to take a moment to welcome you back to the start of a new semester. I also wanted to remind everyone that safety is a Shared Responsibility and to remind you of the many ways UF units are working together to keep [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Updated UF Student Honor and Student Code of Conduct

The University of Florida has a new Student Honor Code and Student Code of Conduct.
On June 7, 2018, the UF Board of Trustees past extensive revisions to the Student Honor and Student Conduct Codes (UF Regulation 4.040), after an 8 month review process.
Utilizing national expertise and stakeholder feedback, the revised codes enhance clarity for students, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.

Use UF’s 24/7 Free Software Lab this Fall

Fall 2018 is here! A great way to start the semester off strong is to check out UFApps to see how it can help you succeed. What is UFApps? It’s a FREE service that provides access to 150 software applications from any location, at any time, anywhere you have an internet connection. Available software options [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 20, 2018.