Welcome home, we are so glad you are here. Our staff have been preparing for your move and are excited to introduce you to our amazing community. Below are some things to get you connected right away. If you have questions, the area desk is a wealth of information and are here to answer your questions. No matter how big or small.

Get Online

Setting up your wireless devices on the Wi-Fi takes no time at all. Visit getonline.ufl.edu to get started.


Gainesville Regional Transit System also known as RTS is a free and easy way to get around campus. To find a bus stop near you visit go-rts.com or download the TransLoc app from the app store. Riders who show their valid Gator 1 Card to drivers can ride for free.

If you have a vehicle on campus, you will need a parking decal. Visit Transportation and Parking Services to order your decal today.



Your packages are always secure in our state of the art locker system located near the area desk. When your shipment arrives, you will receive an email from Pack City with information on how to retrieve your package. If you believe your package is lost or missing, please fill out the package discrepancy form at housing.ufl.edu/packages.


Need to print something quickly? Housing has print stations at each the area desks for your convenience.

Locked Out?

We recommend bringing your keys with you wherever you go. But if you happen to lock yourself out visit your area desk to use one of your two free lockouts a semester. If the area desk is closed, call the after-hours phone number. After your two free lockouts, you will be charged $50 per incident. Lost and misplaced keys can be expensive, so please keep them on you at all times.


Living on campus should be a great experience. If you notice something that should be brought to our attention, let us know. Send us an iService request and one of our staff members will quickly address the concern. To submit an iService visit housing.ufl.edu/iservice.

Get Connected

We are excited for you to experience all the benefits of living moments away from everything. The Great Gator Welcome starts today and is a week long series of free events for you and your roommates to attend. Visit ufsa.ufl.edu/events to check out all of the events happening around campus and in the halls.