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Library West adds Extended Hours for the Fall Semester

Beginning Sunday, November 1, Library West will offer the following extended hours:
Sunday:    12 pm – 6 pm
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 10 pm
Friday: 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday: Closed
Beginning Sunday, November 1, Library West will offer the following extended hours:

Sunday: noon – 6 p.m.
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on November 4, 2020.

When & Why You Should Use the UF VPN

Have you been using UF’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) while learning remotely? Students can use the VPN to securely access UF resources from anywhere. Think of it as a “tunnel” that links your computer’s network to the UF network while protecting your sensitive information. Through the UF VPN, you can access services that are only available [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 27, 2020.

Content Creation Made Easy with Adobe Spark

Creating professional-quality graphics doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. With your free academic subscription to Adobe Spark provided by UF’s Adobe Enterprise License Agreement, you can easily design and share content, from social media posts to professional online portfolios. This enhanced subscription includes:

Adobe Spark: Design social media graphics, web [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 12, 2020.

Voter Registration Deadline is today

Today is the Voter Registration deadline, you should register or re-register to vote through Turbovote at bit.ly/uflvote and make your voice heard. You must register today by 5 p.m. If you have changed your permanent address, name, or party affiliation since the last election, you will need to re-register. This is especially important for students [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on October 5, 2020.

Fall 2020 Changes to Campus Tech Support

There are a few changes in tech services for the fall semester that we wanted to let you know about:

Electronic Thesis Dissertation (ETD) Consultations, which were previously held in-person, are now held virtually. Schedule an appointment online.
The Apple Service Center, located in [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on September 29, 2020.

Voter Registration

Students, you can register or re-register to vote through Turbovote at bit.ly/uflvote and make your voice heard. You must register before October 5. If you have changed your permanent address, name, or party affiliation since the last election, you will need to re-register. This is especially important for students who have moved. This year, the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on September 29, 2020.

Check for Zoom Updates

Since students are now using Zoom regularly, UFIT would like to share an important reminder: remember to run the latest version of Zoom at all times. To do this, click the ‘Check for Updates’ link located in the top-right corner of the Zoom app under your profile icon.
Frequently updating Zoom reduces the chance of security [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 13, 2020.

Keep Zoom Meetings Secure

Since so many people are now using Zoom for lectures, meetings, and social gatherings, it’s important to secure your Zoom meetings to stop uninvited guests from joining. Cyber criminals have also been taking advantage of the situation by sending out fake Zoom emails with the message “Your participants are waiting” to trick you into clicking [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 6, 2020.

Remote Tech Resources to Support Your Well-Being

It’s difficult to stay connected with other Gators and campus life while you’re learning remotely. Luckily, there are several services enabled by UFIT to help you achieve a better sense of well-being. Add these tech resources from UF to your daily routine:
1. UF Rec Sports offers virtual fitness classes to keep students moving. For those who [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 6, 2020.

Proposed Revised Student Fees for Summer 2020

The University hereby notices that Regulation 3.0372 shall be amended to reflect the proposed revised Student Fees per credit hour basis for Summer 2020, pending approval by the Board of Trustees. There is a reduction in the A&S fee, the Athletic fee, the Health fee, Transportation fee and an addition of a Distance Learning Fee for the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on April 6, 2020.