Archives from March 2012

University Committee Applications

University Committee are applications currently being accepted for the 2012-2013 academic year.

The University of Florida encourages student involvement through participation and membership on committees that advise the administration on important issues.  A list of committees can be found on the Provost’s Web site at

If you are interested in being considered for an appointment to a university committee complete the online application at the… Read More »

Gator Tip of the Week

Gator Tip of the Week: Stressed? Take time for you. Assess your workload, prioritize, and follow through.

The Gator Tip of the Week is sponsored by U Matter, We Care.  If you come across someone who may be in distress call 352-294-CARE or email Please help make a difference and be part of the solution.

Remember, there are more than 70,000 Gators at UF and not one to spare.

Learn more at

Southwest Recreation Center Receives Outstanding Sports Facilities Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Southwest Recreation Center is among nine similar facilities in the U.S. to be recognized by the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association, a pioneer in organized recreation programs for colleges and universities.

The Outstanding Sports Facility award recognizes the collaboration between architects and the university staff to create state-of-the-art environments that attract and motivate people to be active.

“RDG Planning & Design… Read More »

UF named No. 1 Conduct/Conflict Resolution Program in the Country

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s department of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution was awarded the Award of Excellence for an Institution by the Association for Student Conduct Administration, or ASCA, among other top national awards, for this year.

The Award of Excellence for an Institution is the highest honor, recognizing excellence of a university or college’s total conduct program. This honor rewards leadership, outreach, and innovative systems which ultimately… Read More »

Student Advisory Board Applications 2012

Applications are now available for student postions on the O’Connell Center Advisory Board, Recreational Sports Board of Directors, and J. Wayne Reitz Union Board of Managers.

Applications are due to the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs (155 Tigert Hall) by Monday, March 26, 2012 at 4 p.m.

Download the application now.