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Early Decision Application Deadline Approaching!

The deadline to apply through UF Law’s binding Early Decision program is December 15.  This means that applicants who took the November LSAT are eligible to apply through the Early Decision program.  Early Decision allows applicants who know that UF Law is their top choice to receive preferential consideration for admission and an accelerated decision […]

Welcome New Assistant Director for Admissions Brandon Sykes

UF Law is delighted to welcome Mr. Brandon Sykes, Esq. as Assistant Director for Admissions.  Brandon comes to UF from the University of Texas at Austin where he served as Coordinator of Athletics Risk Management and Compliance Services.  He previously served in a similar role at the University of Oregon.  While in law school at […]

UF Law On the Road

UF Law will be on the road through mid-November to talk with prospective students and we hope to see you! Grant Keener and Chris Bailey will be visiting the University of Virginia (11/1), the Phi Alpha Delta Conference in Arlington, VA (11/2), UNC-Wilmington (11/5), NC State (11/6), UNC-Chapel Hill and Texas A&M (11/7), Baylor, Wake […]

UF Applicants: Consider the Gator Express Program

Greetings UF applicants! We invite you to apply to UF Law through our Gator Express program. The Gator Express is a way for individuals that are already members of the Gator Nation to receive expedited responses on their applications. Gator Express is for current UF students and UF alumni who are applying for the Fall […]

UF Law To Offer Early Decision for Fall 2019 Enrollment

Applicants applying for Fall 2019 admission will now have the opportunity to apply through UF Law’s first-ever binding Early Decision program. The program is designed for applicants who are certain that UF Law is their top choice. Through this new program, applicants may apply early in the cycle and receive an expedited admission and scholarship […]

Jessica Gaudette-Reed (JD 20) Offers Advice on How to Pick the Best Law School

Name and Year: Jessica Gaudette-Reed (JD 20)  Undergraduate Institution: B.A. in History with a Certificate in African Studies, cum laude, Portland State University Law School Involvement: President, OUTLaw; Vice President, UF Law Democrats; General Editor Florida Journal of International Law Community Involvement: LGBT Bar Association Law Student Congress Florida and Puerto Rico Chair; Mercy Corps […]

Annual Diversity Event Highlights UF Law’s Inclusive Community

Name and Year:  Aaron Chatmon (JD 20) Hometown: Waldorf, MD Undergraduate Institution: B.A. in General Studies, University of Maryland Eastern Shore Graduate Institution: M.Ed. in Counseling Education, University of Maryland Eastern Shore Law School Involvement: President, Black Law Students Association; Member, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International; Treasure, Mental Health Law Association; General Editor, Journal of Law and […]

UF Law Professors Offer Advice to the Incoming Class

Dear UF Law Class of 2021, Welcome to your first year of law school! We can’t wait to see you around campus and hope you are excited to meet your classmates during the Introduction to Law School and the Profession. In the meantime, we asked some of our professors to offer up advice to the […]

UF Law’s Suggested Summer Reads

Summer can be a time to relax, recharge and re-discover the enjoyment of reading. Enter UF Law’s Summer Reads. For those of you about to embark on your law school journey, we hope the titles listed below offer insight into your chosen profession and advice for a successful experience. For those of you who still […]

Hunting for Student Housing

You picked your law school (and you made a great choice!). You bought some swag and you know the dates for orientation. Next on the to-do list: find affordable housing in Gainesville. In this post, I will offer some insider advice on how to tackle this important decision. Housing options can fill up quickly after […]