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Transfer preview

Where Will Your Path Lead?

Preview is more than just a moment. It is the event that sets a course for a whole new world. The University of Florida is excited to welcome you to its thriving community. The transition to life at UF can be both an exciting and challenging time. Your new student transition experience will help you successfully prepare for your college transition. Together, we will take the University of Florida to new heights.

Transfer Preview is a required, robust virtual program that provides you the core resources to start your Gator journey.

Registration Steps for Preview

Students & Families will register for a 1-day session at UF. Each session is designed to provide information about your transition to UF, assist you in registering for classes, and help you navigate your Gator student experience.

Preview will consist of one day of information and activities, which begins at 8:00 am and concludes around 5:00 pm for both students and their registered family members.

Ready to

  • Ensure that you have your active GatorLink username and password – for assistance, please visit
    Note: if you are setting up your GatorLink account for the first time, you may have to wait 1-business day before being able to register for Preview.

  • Log into the registration system via the Preview registration system.

  • Select an available session that best fits your schedule.

  • Pay your Preview costs with a major credit card through our online registration system – cash payments will not be accepted.

  • Review your registration confirmation which will be emailed to you once all Preview costs are paid in full and prior to your Preview session.

  • For your Preview you will need access to a computer/laptop to register for classes. Computer access is ideal, but smartphones will often work.


Once you log in to the registration system you will be provided with different dates based on your individual admissions decision; you will be given a variety of dates to choose from.

Transfer Summer A/C 2021 One Day May 7, 2021
Transfer Summer B 2021 One Day May – June | Various Dates
Transfer Fall 2021 One Day May – August | Various Dates
Transfer Spring 2022 One Day December - January | Various Dates

Frequently Asked Questions

Please click on one of the following questions below to see if we might be able to answer your question regarding Preview.

Gator First-Year Experience

Transitioning to a new place can be filled with many emotions! New Student & Family Programs, in collaboration with various campus departments and academic areas, strives to support you inside and outside of the classroom. There are many milestones in your transition year; below are just some of the events that you will want to mark on your calendar.

Great Gator Welcome

Meet new people, get connected to the Gator student experience, explore campus, and have some fun!
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First Year Florida

Jump-start your Gator experience and register for First Year Florida, UF’s signature transition course.
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Family Weekend

Join us to celebrate Always Orange, Forever Blue, the place to be for Gator families to be this fall!
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