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  • 5 Application Tips

    Written by Addie Burchell on Sep 12, 2018

    Ready to start your application for the University of Florida? Before you begin, here are a few tips to help... Read more

  • Admissions FAQ

    Written by Shannon Murphy on Oct 16, 2017

    We know that you have questions...we have answers! Read more

  • Our Tips on Writing Your College Essay

    Written by Renee Buchanan on Sep 25, 2017

    Your essay tells us how you will add something to the first-year class, what you can bring to our community... Read more

Recent Posts

An Introduction to the Innovation Academy

Written by UF Admissions on Mar 24, 2017

With the confirmation date slowly approaching, our office phones have been ringing with questions from students and parents. Read more

Admitted Class Profile

Written by UF Admissions on Feb 27, 2017

We are excited to announce that the academic and personal profiles of our incoming Gators are perhaps the highest achieved... Read more


Written by UF Admissions on Feb 10, 2017

After many months of getting to know our applicants through their applications, today is when we applaud our new freshman... Read more

5 Days and 6 Hours

Written by UF Admissions on Feb 3, 2017

On February 10th after 6:00pm, applicants who applied by our November 4th priority deadline and submitted all required supplemental material... Read more

Decision Day

Written by UF Admissions on Jan 10, 2017

It is exactly one month until "D day" otherwise known as "Decision Day," which occurs February 10. Read more

Fall 2016

12 Days of the Gator Nation

Written by UF Admissions on Dec 21, 2016

Congratulations to all of the recent graduates who received their doctoral, master's, specialist and bachelor's degree in Fall 2016! Read more

Chomping Down on Finals

Written by UF Admissions on Dec 9, 2016

Ah, finals week. This is a time for memorizing an obscene amount of information and guzzling Starbucks, in between scolding... Read more

Applying for Financial Aid and the FAFSA

Written by Sharon Eyman on Nov 28, 2016

The first step in applying for financial aid is the FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Read more

15 Reasons We're Grateful This Thanksgiving

Written by UF Admissions on Nov 21, 2016

As we celebrate Thanksgiving with our loved ones, stuffing our faces with pie and watching football, let's take a moment... Read more

SSAR Common Mistakes

Written by Andrea Felder on Nov 14, 2016

If you have not already done so, you will need to submit and link your Student Self-Reported Academic Record (SSAR)... Read more

Motivated by Deadlines

Written by Andrea Felder on Nov 2, 2016

For those of you who haven't submitted your freshman application to UF, there's still time! Read more

Batty Gators

Written by UF Admissions on Oct 31, 2016

The chirping sounds emanating from the UF Bat Barn and Bat House complex grow louder and on-lookers' anticipation increases. Read more


Written by UF Admissions on Oct 16, 2016

Greetings from Gainesville and Welcome to the Office of Admissions! Read more