UF Named a Gold Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists

The League of American Bicyclists, the premier grassroots advocacy organization encouraging better bicycling and protecting the rights of people who bike, has honored the University of Florida (UF) with a gold-level Bicycle Friendly University award in recognition of the institution’s achievements in promoting and enabling safe, accessible bicycling on campus. UF held a silver award […]

National Intern Day

Across the 11 divisions within Business Affairs are interns that have been taking their education beyond the classroom. Today, we celebrate all of the Business Affairs interns and their ability to assist us with university-wide agendas. These students are learning by doing and we thank them immensely for sharing their skills, creativity, and eagerness with […]

UF’s Release of Food Services ITN

The University of Florida, through its office of Business Services, operating under the Division of Business Affairs, has released the Invitation to Negotiate (ITN) for its food services program. This document outlines the competitive bid process to identify the university’s food services supplier for the next contract period. The search will be conducted over the […]

“Chomp & Go!” Wins Food Management Magazine’s 2021 “Best Concept Awards”

The University of Florida’s “Chomp & Go!” has recently won Food Management Magazine’s 2021 “Best Concept Awards.” “Chomp & Go!” from UF Gator Dining delivers a new concept that could be utilized in multiple locations across campus also giving each location a branded signature offering, while utilizing local, minority and women-owned businesses. The innovative concept […]


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Business Affairs’ Dedicated Response to Tropical Storm Elsa 

The University of Florida was ready for Tropical Storm Elsa before it made landfall in Florida.

The UFPD Receives the Florida Telecommunications Accreditation

The University of Florida Police Department became the first university communications center in the state of Florida to receive the Florida Telecommunications Accreditation (FLA-TAC). The accreditation process consisted of a thorough review of all files, policies, procedures and operations by the FLA-TAC accreditation assessors. Due to the leadership and diligence of the entire Communications Center, […]

25 Years at UF: Major Barber Employee Spotlight

Employee Spotlight: Major Brad Barber Major Brad Barber always knew he wanted to help people. He knew that serving and protecting others was his calling. He has gotten to fulfill this calling at the University of Florida Police Department over the last twenty-five years. This December, he plans on retiring. Early Career Just two days after […]

Preparing for Hurricane Season: What You Need to Know   

Hurricanes and tropical storms are an inevitable part of living in Florida. Each year, hurricane season spans from June 1st to November 30th, with the most active storms being in mid-August and mid-October. Although no one can prevent these storms, preparation is key.   Before the Storm  Hurricane watches are typically issued 48 hours before […]

Museum Road – Partial Closure

UF-623B Phase 1

Museum Road between Center Drive and Broward Drive on the University of Florida campus will close May 10 for Utilities infrastructure additions and improvements.

UF Hits a Homerun with New Florida Ballpark!

Baseball has long been called “America’s favorite pastime.” Now, gator fans can enjoy a game at the newly renovated Florida Ballpark!