Welcome Class of 2027

Our Class of 2027 orientation will be here before you know it! We hope the following information will be helpful to you and alleviate some of your apprehension as to the where, when, and what is expected of you those first few days.

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Please plan to be settled in Gainesville by August 2, 2023.

We hope you are having an enjoyable and restful summer!

Everyone in the College of Medicine and the Office of Student Affairs is planning and eagerly looking forward to your arrival.

We have compiled a list of information that all incoming medical students should know, and a list of requirements. It is important that you read all items carefully to ensure that you provide all documentation by the posted deadlines. Missing forms, fees or information could hold up your registration and matriculation!  All required forms are available for you to complete and return through the Canvas Course.

We look forward to meeting you all.

*Mandatory Laptop Requirement – Students will take various exams using their personal laptops.

Pre-Orientation INFORMATION

Orientation Schedule

Official College of Medicine Orientation will begin Wednesday, August 2, 2023 and extend through Friday, August 4, 2023.

Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. in the George T. Harrell, M.D. Medical Education Building.

Dress code – All students should wear appropriate business attire; as we have scheduled a formal photograph to be taken. Business attire means suit jacket/pants with button down shirt and tie; tailored pants/blouse; tailored dress, or skirt/blouse.

Contact Information

Is it extremely important that you keep the Student Affairs Office informed of any address and/or Email change you might have between now and Orientation. If you change your address and/or Email, please let our office know, in addition to changing information on One.UF.

Where do I go for?


This is the link to your file. You will have access to your grades, your schedule as well as being able to change your address and pay your fees.


Quick glance to help find frequently asked questions.

UF ID and Badges

All faculty, staff and students at the University of Florida are required to have a University ID number and picture ID badges.

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