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New Supplier Registration Portal for UF suppliers

Published: Apr 10th, 2019

Alan M. West, Assistant Vice President and University Controller

The University of Florida is
implementing a Supplier Registration Portal tied to the myUFL Procurement and
Payables Systems. As of April 14, suppliers will be able to electronically
register in order to do business with UF, resulting in a more efficient and
seamless registration process. Departments will reach out to potential
suppliers via an email that will direct the supplier to the new supplier portal
webpage. The supplier will complete the online registration instead of filling
out paper forms. The completed […]

University of Florida Regulation Amendment

Published: Apr 9th, 2019

Amy M. Hass, Vice President and General Counsel

3.007 Parking
& Transportation; Parking Registration

above-referenced regulation was approved by the University Board of Trustees
during the March 28-29, 2019 board meeting. 
The final version of the regulation is now effective and has been
published on the University’s Regulations website at  

UF Leadership Development Programs – Call for Applications

Published: Apr 8th, 2019

Jodi D. Gentry, Vice President for Human Resources

We are pleased to announce a call
for applications for the UF Academy and the Advanced Leadership for Academics
and Professionals (ALAP) programs, which are being accepted now through May 3,
2019. In addition, we are accepting applications on a first-come, first-served
basis for the 2019-2020 Managers Cohort of the Managing at UF program. Because
leadership development is essential to the effective management of a
university, I hope you will encourage individuals from your respective areas to
apply for one […]

Search for UF’s Senior Vice President for Health Affairs & President, UF Health

Search for UF’s Senior Vice President for Health Affairs & President, UF Health

Published: Mar 26th, 2019

W. Kent Fuchs, President

I am pleased to announce that four finalists for the role of Senior Vice President for Health Affairs and President of UF Health and will be visiting campus in early April.

Each candidate’s schedule includes an open forum presentation and Q&A for faculty, staff and students in Gainesville and Jacksonville. Dates, times and locations for the open forum sessions are posted to the search website at along with candidate materials.  Input on each of the candidates can be provided […]

Funding Opportunity: Southeastern Conference Visiting Faculty Travel Grant Program

Published: Mar 26th, 2019

Dr. Chris Hass, Associate Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) Visiting Faculty Travel Grant Program is intended to enhance faculty collaboration that stimulates scholarly initiatives between SEC universities.

This initiative gives faculty from one SEC university the opportunity to travel to another SEC campus to: exchange ideas; develop grant proposals; conduct research; consult with faculty and/or students; offer lectures or symposia; or engage in whatever academic activities are agreeable to the visitor and host unit.

Travel dates for these visits […]

Doctoral Dissertation/Mentoring Award Winners

Published: Mar 15th, 2019

Dr. Henry Frierson, Associate Vice President and Dean


The life of the university is greatly enhanced by the quality of our doctoral students, and they take their direction from our many outstanding faculty members.  In an effort to continue to promote doctoral studies and to recognize excellence in doctoral student mentoring by our faculty, awards are given each year to at least five faculty doctoral advisors selected on a competitive basis.  The Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award winners for the 2018-2019 competition are:

Martin Cohn, […]

University Tenure, Permanent Status, and Promotion Nominations 2019-20

Published: Mar 13th, 2019

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Faculty members being considered for tenure, permanent status, and/or promotion in the academic year 2019-20 must be made aware of the website URL where they can find the University’s “Guidelines and Information Regarding the Tenure, Permanent Status and/or Promotion Process for 2019-2020”.  This information also should be given to new faculty to familiarize them with our tenure and promotion process.  Faculty should be aware, however, that the “Guidelines” are updated annually.

Faculty Relations will […]

Fulbright Awareness Month 2019

Published: Mar 12th, 2019

Leonardo Villalón, Dean,  UF International Center

The International Center is pleased to announce that Fulbright Awareness Month will be celebrated from March 18 to April 18, 2019.  In collaboration with the UF Fulbright Lectures Committee, UF Honors, the Graduate School, College of Arts, UF IFAS,Dial Center for Written and Oral Communications, College of Journalism and Communications and the North Florida Fulbright Alumni Association, multiple informational sessions for students,scholars, faculty and staff will provide opportunities to learn about the Fulbright application process, and to hear about […]

University of Florida Regulation Amendment

Published: Feb 28th, 2019

Amy M. Hass, Vice President and General Counsel

UF-3.007          Traffic & Parking: Parking Registration

The above Notice
of Proposed Regulation Amendment has been published on the University’s
official website at  

Summer and Fall 2019 Textbook Adoptions

Published: Feb 26th, 2019

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President

The textbook adoption system for Summer and Fall 2019 is now available to faculty and departments to submit their textbook adoptions and materials requirements.  Please visit enter Summer and Fall 2019 adoptions. 

In order to facilitate timely ordering of materials by the UF Bookstore, please submit Summer and Fall adoptions, by March 25, 2019.

For compliance with Florida Statutes, please submit adoptions no later than the following:

Summer 2019 adoptions: March 29, 2019.  Fall 2019 adoptions: July […]