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Faculty and Staff
The mission of the University of North Florida Intercollegiate Athletic Program is to provide a high level,
broad-based program of intercollegiate athletics for student-athletes who
demonstrate academic and athletic excellence. To accomplish this, the program is committed to the
principles of fairness, gender equity, community involvement, and moral and
fiscal responsibility. As a regional university, the program reflects the
athletic interests of northeast Florida and brings identity and recognition to
The Division of Continuing Education
provides a wide range of non-credit courses and certificate programs, some of which are offered on-line, designed to offer convenience, flexibility and exceptional value. These courses and programs target individuals who are preparing for graduate school, seeking certification, looking for advancement, changing careers or just love to learn.
UNF's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) provides intellectual, social and cultural enrichment opportunities in a
climate that fosters friendship and a mutual sharing of ideas and life
experiences. OLLI offers courses, ED-ventures, Speaker Series programs and
other special events. OLLI is a year-round, member-centered, member-led,
member-staffed program for those 50 years and better in Northeast Florida.
at the University of North Florida was founded in 2004. Its mission is to establish, develop and support cross-disciplinary education a
nd research related to the environment. The Center fosters programs for students, faculty, and staff to pursue environmental activities through academics, research, and extracurricular activities. The Center conducts and supports campus infrastructural projects involving sustainability and the campus’s natural environment.
The Florida Institute of Education (FIE)
serves as a visible focal point for the State University System relative to public school issues. The FIE is committed to improving public education by engaging in systems thinking, collaborative problem-solving, research-focused evaluation, instructional and leadership development and practice-focused research and development.
UNF Fraternity & Sorority Life strives to provide students with a healthy and inclusive environment that fosters personal growth, commitment to the greater community, and an unparalleled leadership experience which in turn attracts students seeking to better themselves and produces students who set the standard among others in their lives after college.
The Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville
, a non-profit, visual arts educational institution, is a cultural resource of the University of North Florida and serves the community through exhibitions, collections, educational programs, outreach and publications designed to enhance an understanding and appreciation of modern and contemporary art with particular emphasis on works created after 1960. It is one of the largest institutions of its kind in the Southeast. MOCA Jacksonville is funded in part by the University of North Florida, the City of Jacksonville, Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and through the generous support of our members.
The Public Opinion Research Laboratory (PORL) is a full-service survey research facility that provides tailored research to fulfill each client's individual needs. The PORL at the University of North Florida is dedicated to conducting studies that contribute to the knowledge and understanding of salient social, economic, business, and health issues.
The Small Business Development Center
at UNF assists potential and existing small business owners by offering guidance in the development of business plans as well as up-to-date management advice, training and information.
Contact the Center for Community-Based Learning
to help you identify resources and directions you would like to pursue in connection with the University of North Florida. We can help you connect with campus and other community organizations to collaborate in tackling local needs and issues. We would also be pleased to explore ways you might serve as a resource to UNF, by mentoring students in their career preparation, for example, or by participating as a speaker at issue-focused events.
The Department of Media Relations works as a liaison to the media to inform the public about events, research and other newsworthy happenings at the University. The office also helps the media to locate University experts to comment on today's news or topics of interest.
The Florida Blue Center for Ethics
fosters deliberation on ethical issues as they emerge in public and professional life by facilitating the application of moral reasoning to questions of ethics and values as faced by policymakers, researchers and professional practitioners in the areas of health care, law, business, engineering, education, government and public life generally. The Center contributes to regional, national and international discussion of these matters through research, education, community outreach and professional ethics consultations.
The Hicks Honors College demonstrates its commitment to academic and cultural growth, civic awareness and student success by fostering a community of intellectually curious global citizens. The Honors First Year Colloquium explores immigration and national identity in a class while building critical thinking, interpersonal, and leadership skills through a student-run service project helping refugees.
The Office of Governmental Affairs
serves as the principle liaison between UNF and federal, state and local governmental offices and legislative bodies. The office is responsible for development and implementation of strategies and programs to attain public funding goals, and to foster mutually supportive, on-going relationships with elected officials, executive branch leaders, other education institutions as well as UNF’s public and private partners.
The Calendar of Events
at UNF lists activities that are open to the general public. Additionally, UNF has several Cultural Events
and venues available to the general public operating throughout the year.
The UNF Fine Arts Center
is designed as a complement to the cultural offerings within Jacksonville. The Fine Arts Center presents an eclectic series of world-class performers, commercial entertainers, ethnic music and dance, cutting edge performances and children’s programming as well as the premiere of new works to support upcoming artists.
The University Center
is a 95,000 sq. ft. facility with excellent catering and audiovisual resources that is a perfect venue for an outstanding conference, meeting, or special event.
The mission of UNF's Volunteer Services is to provide students with a diverse set of volunteer
opportunities aimed at serving the community, while gaining experience
pertaining to their interests and career goals. Volunteer Services communicates opportunities to the student body and builds and
maintains partnerships with community and campus volunteer