Interested in learning more about UF’s programs, admissions requirements, financial aid and campus life? If you are a rising 9th-12th grader, UF’s annual Open House is a great opportunity to learn more about the university first hand. The event will be Saturday, July 28, from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. at the Exactech Arena at the O’Connell Center. There will be a college engagement fair, facility tours and information sessions.

Register now or find out more.

College Engagement Fair

Held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m, the fair will include organizations and campus partners tabling and answering questions about their programs.

Campus Facility Tours

A new feature to Open House, tours will take you to our award-winning Career Connections Center, the new chemistry labs at Hernandez Hall, Broward residence hall, RecSports, the colleges of liberal arts and sciences, and journalism, as well as the campus libraries. Tours will have varied start times between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Information Sessions

  • UF Honors
  • College of the Arts
  • College of Education
  • College of Journalism
  • College of Design, Construction and Planning
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Public Health and Health Professions
  • College of Pharmacy
  • Army ROTC
  • Innovation Academy
  • RecSports
  • First-Generation Success at UF
  • Disability Resource Center
  • Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Financial Aid
  • Online Programs
  • International Students
  • Cybersecurity

Admissions Presentations

Presentations are geared toward each grade level will also be held at the beginning of the day and will tell students what UF expects from its applicants. These information sessions will help students get a glimpse into on-campus life as well as our programs.

Register by clicking here. Each registrant may bring one guest only. Parents do not need to enroll separately as one parent will be included in the student’s registration. Registration will close when capacity is met or no later than July 18 at 10 a.m.

Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the program starting at 8:30 a.m. If you need special accommodations or have further questions, please email or call 352-392-9960. Remember to dress comfortably, bring water and keep weather in mind. Afternoons in Gainesville, also known as Rainesville, can be rainy, so pack an umbrella.