UFCVM students have the option of applying for accommodations that the University of Florida offers in a variety of facilities to meet individual needs. The Division of Housing also maintains an extensive listing of off-campus apartments, houses, and mobile home units offered for rent to students, faculty and staff. Inquiries about housing should be directed to the Division of Housing, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, 352-392-2161. You can find useful links for University Housing information listed below:
UF Graduate and Family Housing – http://www.housing.ufl.edu/gfh/choices/
The Continuum – A provident Community for UF Graduate Students – http://www.thecontinuumforufgrads.com/
University of Florida Off-Campus Life – http://www.offcampus.ufl.edu/
If you are thinking about living off campus, then the UF Office of Off-Campus Life has some great tips and resources to assist you with not just finding off-campus housing but also being successful while you live off-campus.
Off Campus Housing Locator – http://housing.offcampus.ufl.edu/
Off-Campus Housing Resource Guide – Link to Resource Guide
This guide includes off-campus housing tips, safety information, transportation information, commuter student resources, and much more. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 352-392-1207 or stop by the Off-Campus Life office located in 311 Peabody Hall.
The Gator Guide to Off-Campus Life is the University of Florida’s resource for students living off campus. The publication provides resources and tips to help students to successfully find housing off campus and how to be great gator neighbors while living in the Gainesville Community. The Gator Guide to Off-Campus life includes information on budgeting, leases, finding the right place to live, city codes, transportation, tenant rights and responsibilities, neighbor rights and responsibilities, meal memberships on campus, how to get involved on campus, fun things to do off campus and much more.
Sites not affiliated with the University of Florida where you can search for apartments in Gainesville:
Once you have been offered a seat at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine you will receive access to the 1st year online orientation site, which will include a forum for students to post ads searching for veterinary roommates. In addition, the Office for Students and Instruction will post roommate wanted posters from the 2nd and 3rd year students that are searching for new roommates. These will be available within the online Orientation site for new students.