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Gator Homecoming Traditions

Written by Addie Burchell on Nov 1, 2018

It's homecoming week at the University of Florida! Read more

Why I Applied to UF

Written by Addie Burchell on Oct 12, 2018

As the November 1st deadline for the UF priority application approaches, we asked a few students to share why they... Read more

Applying for Financial Aid and the FAFSA

Written by Sharon Eyman on Oct 3, 2018

As a student, paying for college may seem impossible, but that's where financial aid comes in. Here are some tips... Read more

Hispanic Heritage Month at UF

Written by Addie Burchell on Sep 26, 2018

National Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) began on September 15, and UF's Hispanic Student Association (HSA) was there to ring it... Read more

How Gators Care About Each Other

Written by Addie Burchell on Sep 19, 2018

Gators really do care about one another Read more

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

Summer 2018

Summer Grad Farewell

Written by Valeria Hernandez on Aug 10, 2018

A UF Student Leader Tells You How UF Changed Her Life Read more

Open House

Written by Nikki Fleming on Jul 12, 2018

Interested in learning more about UF's programs, admissions requirements, financial aid and campus life? Read more

The Coalition Application

Written by Nikki Fleming on Jun 25, 2018

Whether you are just starting high school or getting ready to begin your senior year, there are plenty of things... Read more

Summer B Enrollment

Written by Addie Burchell on May 23, 2018

Summer. As the days get warmer and the humidity rises, you know it's on the way. Read more

Spring 2018

PaCE Can Be A Perfect Fit

Written by Addie Burchell on Apr 2, 2018

Excitement buzzed in the air as seniors from West Orange High school in Orlando poured into the bus to return... Read more

Know the Steps for a Successful UF Admission

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Mar 23, 2018

It has been more than a month since the University of Florida released its freshmen decisions, and our office has... Read more

Freedom of Speech

Written by on Feb 24, 2018

The University of Florida supports the First Amendment right to freedom of expression, including by peaceful and lawful protest. Read more

Welcome, Class of 2022

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Feb 23, 2018

Earlier this month, the UF Admissions Office welcomed the newest members of the Gator Nation--the freshman students who will comprise... Read more

It's Decision Day! What Does my Decision Mean?

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Feb 9, 2018

We have spent months getting to know more than 40,000 applicants, and today is the day we finally get to... Read more

Tips for Decision Day

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Feb 5, 2018

February 9th is just around the corner, which means Decision Day is approaching for those who met our priority deadline.... Read more

Building the Freshman Class 2018

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Jan 26, 2018

For the past four months, the Office of Admissions has been processing a record number of applications. Read more

Fall 2017

Scholarship Opportunities

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Dec 4, 2017

College is a major financial investment, and students often contact our office looking for opportunities to reduce some of the... Read more

Linking Your SSAR to Your Application

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Nov 21, 2017

The SSAR is an online system that allows students to enter, track and submit their academic record electronically to participating... Read more

Recruiting Global Gators

Written by Matthew Lisko on Nov 9, 2017

Each fall, thousands of admissions personnel pack their suitcases with business attire, fill their travel bags with college recruitment materials... 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

Application Tips

Written by Chelsea Nesbeth on Sep 22, 2017

With 39 days left before the November 1 application deadline, we thought it would be helpful to provide some application... Read more

We're in the top 10!

Written by Renee Buchanan on Sep 18, 2017

The University of Florida has become the first Florida school to break into the list of top-10 best public research... Read more