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Free Office 365 on Any Device

Don’t spend money buying Microsoft Office 365! UFIT provides UF students with access to five FREE copies of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus. The software can be downloaded onto both Mac and PC products, and has the same benefits as software purchased off the shelf at a retail store. Download the latest versions of Word, Excel, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 19, 2018.

Apple Service Center on Campus

With projects, papers, and upcoming exams, students can’t afford to have their Macbooks crash at this point in the semester. Since technology can be unpredictable, though, Apple-certified technicians are here on campus to help. Gators, did you know the nearest Apple Store is located in Jacksonville? Fortunately, you don’t have to drive that far because the [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 12, 2018.

Interview Prep with Lynda.com

The best way to ace your next interview is to prepare. This week hundreds of employers looking to fill their full-time jobs and internship openings will be present at the Spring Career Showcase. So how will you prepare? Luckily, lynda.com has FREE helpful tutorials to help you make a great first impression and smoothly navigate [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 28, 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 January 16, 2018.

FREE Software Applications Available at Your Fingertips

Whether you’re taking a class online or on campus, most courses require students to use software applications to complete assignments. Start saving money on software by downloading Office 365 ProPlus for FREE, which includes Word, Powerpoint, Excel and more. Then start using UFApps, a service that provides more than 130 free applications. UFApps can be used [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 16, 2018.

Headlight on Traffic Safety

The University of Florida Police Department welcomes everyone back from the winter break and hopes everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday season.

As we begin the new year, we would like to provide students with some safety tips to keep in mind as you walk, bike, drive or scoot around campus.  These tips can be [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on January 16, 2018.

eduroam at UF

UFIT is working with UFHealth and the Division of Student Affairs to migrate wireless network users from two connection options (UF and eduroam) to just eduroam. This three-phase project launches in January, 2018, and is expected to take 18 months. Despite the broad reach of this project, everyone’s on-campus wireless experience will remain the same.
UF [...]

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

UF All Access textbook program provides students with big savings

UF’s All Access textbook program continues to expand for Spring 2018, with more than 100 courses participating across the university. The program has saved students $8.3 million since it was created in 2013.
Students who choose digital textbooks through UF All Access will get their materials immediately, providing them with the correct materials on the first day [...]

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

UF All Access textbook program provides students with big savings

UF’s All Access textbook program continues to expand for Spring 2018, with more than 100 courses participating across the university. The program has saved students $8.3 million since it was created in 2013.
Students who choose digital textbooks through UF All Access will get their materials immediately, providing them with the correct materials on the first [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on December 17, 2017.

Tech Support Over Winter Break

Hot cocoa and fuzzy socks – it’s time for Winter Break! The UF Computing Help Desk is available to help you, even though classes are not in session.  The Help Desk does have modified hours from Saturday, December 16 through Sunday, January 7.   If you need IT-related assistance, check out the Help Desk’s phone (352-392-HELP/4357), [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on December 17, 2017.