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Gainesville Autobus Survey

The University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) invites you to participate in a survey about the “Gainesville Autobus” that is scheduled to deploy in August. The survey presents you with an opportunity to share your perceptions about interacting with the Gainesville Autobus with respect to comfort, safety, and decision-making. Your participation is very important as [...]

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

Gainesville Autobus Survey

The University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) invites you to participate in a survey about the “Gainesville Autobus” that is scheduled to deploy in August. The survey presents you with an opportunity to share your perceptions about interacting with the Gainesville Autobus with respect to comfort, safety, and decision-making. Your participation is very important as [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 15, 2018.

Summer Break Week Help Desk Hours

Whether you are returning to campus early or soaking up the last moments of summer, the UF Computing Help Desk is here to help.  Walk-in hours are reduced during the August summer break week (details below), but the Help Desk will remain available 24/7 via phone (352-392-HELP/4357) and email (helpdesk@ufl.edu).
August 13-17: Walk-in service is available [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on August 15, 2018.

Get Connected on Campus: Free IT Help!

The GoGatorsUFIT YouTube channel has many short, helpful videos and tutorials like how to use the UF mobile app, how to get Apple device support on campus, and how to use mobile printing. Check out the videos to quickly resolve issues or learn about new services. You can also learn how to:

Access the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on July 15, 2018.

Demonstration of Civic Literacy Competency Required for First-time-in-college Students

Starting in Summer B 2018, all first-time-in-college (FTIC) students entering all Florida College System (FCS) and State University System (SUS) institutions must demonstrate competency in civic literacy by the time they graduate, per Florida Statute 1007.25 and Florida Board of Governors Regulation 8.006.  If you are a beginning student entering UF in Summer B 2018, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on July 15, 2018.

Stay Cool and Study in Tech-Friendly Spaces

Summer B is a great time to explore study spaces on campus. Newell Hall is open 24/7 and is full of tech-friendly furniture equipped with plugs and movable features. Collaboration Commons at Marston Science Library is a great place to meet up for group projects. If you’re looking for solo study space, the UFIT computer [...]

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

Don’t Let a Scam Ruin Your Summer!

UF is a prime target for phishing scams. Cybercriminals send emails that look like they’re from familiar groups. Using deception, they try to steal your credentials to gain access your personal data (direct deposit, passwords, etc.). For students, this could look like an organization offering an illegitimate internship opportunity, or a fake university official urgently [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on July 2, 2018.

Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Support at the Hub

With electronic thesis and dissertation (ETD) deadlines approaching, visit Hub 132 to get support from ETD staff. The ETD staff can help with formatting lists, figures, and tables, and maintain templates in Microsoft Word and LaTex. Schedule a one-on-one appointment by emailing the ETD group or by calling 352-392-HELP/4357. Walk-in consultations are also available. For [...]

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

Professional Development with lynda.com

Summer is a great time to work on professional development. With lynda.com, students can build their repertoire of skills for FREE! If you’re trying to add more software skills to your resume before applying for jobs, lynda.com offers thousands of software tutorials where you can learn Excel, Photoshop, and more. Additionally, you can take tutorials [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on May 29, 2018.

Mobile Printing On-the-Go

Summer A classes are fast—luckily, so is mobile printing! UFIT print services make it quick and easy to print from your phone, tablet, or laptop. Upload or email your project or paper, then pick it up at one of the 30 campus locations. Check out the printing locations to find the closest printer to your [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on May 21, 2018.