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  • University of Florida
    Association Gator Clubs Membership Reunions Giving Maps Directions Virtual Tour News Calendar Offices Services Directory Giving UF Health UF IFAS Welcome to UF Current Students Family Visitors Faculty Staff Search UF Submit Search UF Submit Hackers team up across college lines Read more Campus Life Lessons from the aftermath Read more Science Wellness Living The Dream Read more Campus Life 6 UF ranks 6th nationally in helping low income students get a college education according to the New York Times Defending your computer from cyber attacks Sun Tzu style Read more Global Impact 34 Number of academic departments at UF offering at courses incorporating sustainability Follow the ReitzUnion on Instagram ItsTimeUF Read more Social Media Joining forces for safety and response Read more Campus Life A variety of art from a variety of faculty Read more Campus Life UF Preeminence Taking what we re good at and making it great taking what we re great at and making it world class By transforming the state s flagship university into a truly global university we re showing the world that the Gator Good is the greater good Learn More For the Gator Good The challenges facing our world are bigger than

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  • About - University of Florida
    do as Gators Learn More Where will you go Visit our Virtual Tour to see our campus through the experiences that give us a greater purpose and learn about the locations that influence them Learn More Honor your inner Gator Sign up for an Afternoon with Honors and see what motivates and challenges the best and brightest on our campus Learn More Together we re generating over 100 000 jobs in Florida every year Together we re able to contribute over 8 billion to help stimulate one of the strongest state economies in the nation And through our combined efforts as Gators we re able to take every dollar invested in UF by the state of Florida and turn it into 15 Impact A greater commitment for a greater state With our land sea and space grants we have been entrusted with a responsibility to educate research and serve These grants fuel our commitment to making a greater difference One felt not only by the citizens of Florida but around the world Below you ll find just a few of the ways we re working for a greater impact through research Together we re tackling some of the toughest problems in search of even tougher ones We have facilities in all 67 counties in Florida working together to help local farmers and economies grow and thrive Our Emerging Pathogens Institute is a national model charged with protecting the nation from a whole host of diseases and pathogens Our ocean research helps protect the coasts responsible for 75 percent of Florida s G D P at home and the homes of 3 5 billion people worldwide Gator Good When we grow we expand our impact UF has a 2 000 acre campus and more than 900 buildings including the first Leadership

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  • Administration - University of Florida
    and establish UF as a national leader and voice for higher education Learn More Senior Vice Presidents Provost The Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs is the chief academic officer and the second ranking officer of the university acting for the president in his absence Learn More Agriculture and Natural Resources The Senior Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources oversees the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences IFAS Learn More Health Affairs The Senior Vice President for Health Affairs is the general supervisor of the Health Science Center HSC Learn More Senior Vice President and Chief operating Officer The Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer is in charge of supervising the Division of Business Affairs the Office of Human Resource Services the Division of Information Technology and the Chief Audit Executive Learn More Vice Presidents Division of Business Affairs The Vice President for the Division of Business Affairs is the chief fiscal and business officer in charge of all the university budgets Learn More Development and Alumni Affairs The Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs handles the resources generated for the university by the University of Florida Foundation Inc and the University of Florida Alumni Association Learn More Enrollment Management The Vice President for Enrollment Management provides campus wide leadership in executing the strategic recruitment admission registration records management and student finance functions for the university Learn More Finance The Office of the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer handles the budget finance and accounting and financial analysis for the university Learn More General Counsel and University Secretary The Office of General Counsel provides expert context sensitive and responsive legal services as well as advice on related policy matters to the University of Florida and its Trustees faculty and staff in their UF roles as

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  • Maps & Directions - University of Florida
    Foundation Technology Licensing Research Funding Athletics Florida Gators Schedule Tickets Facilities Alumni Alumni Association Gator Clubs Membership Reunions Giving Maps Directions Virtual Tour News Calendar Offices Services Directory Giving UF Health UF IFAS Welcome to UF Current Students Family Visitors Faculty Staff Search UF Submit Search UF Submit Maps Directions Where will you go from the top Find your way here because from here you can go anywhere Below you ll find the UF campus map Printed copies can be found at the UF Welcome Center in the J Wayne Reitz Student Union which you ll probably need the map to find Campus Map Wherever you want to go your path starts here Coming in from out of town You have several airports to choose from Gainesville is your closest trip at roughly 15 minutes Jacksonville Orlando and Tampa airports are all an easy two hour drive from UF Park here UF s main campus is bounded by University Avenue on the north and Archer Road on the south 13 th Street to the east and 34th Street to the west You can locate UF by our street address Gainesville FL 32611 and more detailed directions to any specific campus

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  • Campus Tours - University of Florida
    are two tours offered each day However please view the calendar for all available dates and times as our schedule may change to accommodate a higher volume of visitors Sign up for a campus tour led by one of our student cicerones See the world like they do as Gators Learn More 1 UF topped Washington Monthly s 2013 list of national universities that offer the best bang for the buck 66 66 of UF students graduate with no student loan debt 1 UF ranked first in master s degrees and second in bachelor s degrees awarded to Hispanic students in 2013 Where will you go Visit our Virtual Tour to see our campus through the experiences that give us a greater purpose and learn about the locations that influence them Learn More Honor your inner Gator Sign up for an Afternoon with Honors and see what motivates and challenges the best and brightest on our campus Learn More Follow our lead around the lab Visit the College of Engineering and see what Gator engineers are working on next Learn More Experience a day as a Gator Are you a high school senior with a 3 7 or higher G P A Then you qualify to be a Gator for a day shadowing a UF ambassador Sit in on a class play a pick up game of beach volleyball or make a breakthrough in one of our labs To participate just submit the registration form Learn More shoutout to the best tour guides for making me fall in love with this campus tourUF Kathrynn19 Twitter See how Gators live Take a walk through our residence halls with a UF Housing tour Tours run through April 10 On Monday Wednesday Thursday and Friday tours are at noon 1 p m and

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  • University Facts - University of Florida
    ranked UF among the top 10 places to recruit new employees 25 Over 3 100 UF students participate in the honors program which caps each class at 25 seats Better research for a better state Gators see things differently We conduct research as freshmen and sophomores because we believe tomorrow s solutions should be found today We measure success not in awards won but in lives changed And we see big breakthroughs as just tools to achieve even better ones Every day we re striving for a better world through better research 160 UF has launched over 160 startups in the past 12 years 1 UF s Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator was ranked World s Best University Biotechnology Incubator in 2013 by Sweden based research group UBI 700 Last year UF generated 700 million in research awards Gators for a greater economy Our innovation doesn t end with our facilities that s just the beginning In fact inside our classrooms residence halls and labs you can help us keep even more incredible things growing like the U S economy in which research dollars are invested into startup companies at five times the national average 8 UF contributes 8 billion to the Florida economy each year 3 In 2014 Kiplinger s ranked UF third for best value and Fiske Guide to Colleges listed UF third for best buys among publics 15 UF is turning every dollar invested in the university by the state of Florida into 15 The faculty that moves UF forward At UF we have some of the top faculty in the country In addition to attracting over 700 million in research each year they foster the uniquely collaborative environment that transforms potential into actual results developing our students into the researchers of the future 2 Two Pulitzer Prize winning faculty members call UF home 4 UF has 4 000 award winning faculty members with distinguished teaching and research records 42 UF has 42 faculty elections to the National Academy of Sciences Engineering the Institute of Medicine or the American Academy of Arts and Sciences A better state through sustainability Gators thirst for knowledge and success can be quenched in the lab Their hunger can be satisfied at any of our 40 dining spots on campus which include national brands vegetarian and vegan options But it s more than just where you eat it s where your food comes from On campus we are committed to sustainability through local and organic vendors doing our part to help UF become carbon neutral by 2025 5 The on campus water saving laundry initiative has saved over 5 million gallons 75 UF s ocean research helps to protect the coasts of Florida responsible for 75 percent of the state s G D P 34 Number of academic departments at UF offering at courses incorporating sustainability A greater commitment for a greater state With our land sea and space grants we have been entrusted with a responsibility to educate research and serve These

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  • History - University of Florida
    competes in the Olympics Since then 145 Gator athletes and 13 Florida coaches have represented 37 countries and UF in the Games successfully showing how Gators hold their own against the best in the world Don t just believe in miracles In 1979 Wendy Stoeker earns a berth on the UF diving team despite having been born with no arms She goes on to place third in the state diving championships that year and continues to inspire generations of Gators to this day A greater commitment In 1985 the University of Florida becomes a member of the Association of American Universities AAU an organization made up of the top sixty two public and private research universities committed to using research to change the world See the world from Gainesville In 1990 the Samuel P Harn Museum of Art opens as one of the largest university art museums in the South housing more than 8 000 works in its permanent collection and a variety of traveling exhibitions A greater expression In 1992 the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is founded which hosts international events and offers an outlet for creating art that opens windows to the wider world Confident enough to save a generation In 1995 Dance Marathon at UF is created making it one of the first five dance marathon fundraising programs in the nation It s a yearlong effort culminating in an annual event each spring in which students remain on their feet for 26 2 hours Since its inception Dance Marathon at UF has raised more than 10 million dollars for the kids at UF Health Shands Children s Hospital Helping her stand proud Before 1996 termites in the Statue of Liberty Monument were so troublesome that the museum had to be closed That year UF professor Nan Yao Su develops Sentricon a revolutionary termite elimination system Since then Sentricon has protected more than 2 million structures including the Statue of Liberty the White House Independence Hall the Alamo and a large part of the French Quarter of New Orleans Collaborating for a cure In 1998 the Evelyn F and William L McKnight Brain Institute becomes a magnet for collaboration opening a 60 million building adjacent to the Health Science Center The program is now the most comprehensive of its kind in the world comprising 300 faculty members from 10 colleges and 51 departments campus wide Better crops for a better world In 1999 researchers with the UF s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences isolate a gene from a common pond algae that can be transferred to crop plants boosting yields by as much as 30 percent and creating a greener more efficient growing process A greater perspective In 2002 UF begins leading six other universities under a 15 million NASA grant to work on a five year space research initiative The spirit of collaboration continues with the country of Spain as UF researchers work to create the world s largest single aperture optical telescope and

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  • Offices & Services - University of Florida
    Calendar Offices Services Directory Giving UF Health UF IFAS Welcome to UF Current Students Family Visitors Faculty Staff Search UF Submit Search UF Submit About Offices Services Offices Services Pages Administration Maps Directions Campus Tours University Facts History Offices Services Advertising Marketing and Public Relations UF Bookstore Purchasing Information Technology Academic Technology Enterprise Infrastructure Operations Web Services Student Health Care Center Healthy Gators Police Department Environmental Health Safety UF Health

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