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before you arrive

Before You Arrive

How to prepare for your arrival at the University of Florida

getting started

Getting Started

Guidance for your first days and weeks at UF


your first 60 days

Your First 60 Days

Within your first 60 days, you have a lot to do. Get help here.


beyond 60 days

Beyond 60 Days

You’ve been here a while. Now what?


Explore UF Programs

Explore Fall 2022 training opportunities

UF Training & Organizational Development recently released its Fall 2022 schedule of courses.

Expand your nutrition knowledge

Led by UF Health registered dietitians, GatorCare’s Nourished Life is a six-week virtual series that will equip you with knowledge to make informed nutrition choices for you and your family.

Free AI professional development courses available for faculty and staff

UF’s Office of Professional and Workforce Development has teamed up with several UF colleges to offer seven AI professional development courses.

Latest News

Peter Swaan named dean of the UF College of Pharmacy

Peter Swaan, Ph.D., M.Pharm., a distinguished university professor and internationally recognized researcher in the pharmaceutical sciences, has been named the next dean of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, effective Dec. 1. “Dr. Swaan’s visionary leadership and his experience as an educator, scientist and trained pharmacist will further strengthen the UF College of Pharmacy’s […]

Internationally acclaimed scientist named to lead ISRI

UF/IFAS has appointed internationally acclaimed entomologist and ecologist Matthew Thomas, Ph.D., as director of the new Invasion Science Research Institute, or ISRI. Thomas will establish the framework for ISRI, which will bring together more than 120 UF/IFAS scientists from more than 20 departments currently dedicated to the detection, diversion, tracking and control of nonnative and invasive […]

Don’t miss the fall plant sale at the Florida Museum

The Florida Museum is kicking off the semester with its Fall Plant Sale, taking place Sept. 23–25. One of the largest sales of the year, the event will feature more than 100 species of Florida- and pollinator-friendly plants. Visit the Florida Museum website to learn more.

SCA for AI faculty applications due Sept. 23

UF’s Artificial Intelligence Academic Initiative is sponsoring a cohort of AI scholars to attend the UF Strategic Communications Academy, or SCA. Participants will learn insights from social, behavioral and cognitive science as well as real-world examples that can help them communicate more effectively about their work in AI. To learn more, visit the SCA website or contact Ellen […]