When: Monday-Friday, two tours offered per day. Check schedule for availability.
Length: Tours start with a 30-minute information session followed by a 90-minute walking tour led by students. Allow two hours for your visit.
Where: Tours start at the Welcome Center, located in the J. Wayne Reitz Student Union
Directions/Parking: Directions and Parking Information
Tours are not offered during state and university holidays or during breaks between university semesters when classes are not in session at UF.
When: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
To Schedule: Contact the Welcome Center at 352-392-2959. Please call 6-8 weeks in advance.
Group tours can accommodate up to 100 students. These tours are not available on Saturday.
The following colleges and programs offer specialized tours that are not coordinated with the Welcome Center. Consult the links below for more information.
Contact us and include your name and scheduled tour date and time.
Due to a high volume of applications, we are not accepting any more Gator For a Day applications during the Fall 2018 semester. We will reopen the application in the Spring 2019 term.
If you have any questions, please contact the admissions office, 352-392-1365.
There is a campuswide speed limit of 20 MPH. UF is a pedestrian-friendly campus; we appreciate your yielding to students in crosswalks.
Please monitor weather forecasts and review local and tropical weather plans in planning your travel to Gainesville. Please regularly check the UF home page for official updates, weather advisories and other information.
The University of Florida is proud to be a 100% tobacco-free campus. The use of cigarettes and other tobacco products is prohibited on campus, including parking lots and vehicles. The policy applies to every person who visits UF. Thank you for supporting the university's tobacco-free campus initiative.