Pre-Orientation Information

There are many things you will need to take care of in advance of orientation to ensure the smoothest transition possible. Please complete the following items prior to attending your scheduled Orientation session. You will not be able to register for classes without completing these (visit the UNF Admissions blog for further information):


4 Must Do's Prior to Orientation 

  1. Complete Housing Contract - Please visit UNF Housing for directions on how to complete your contract.
  2. Finalize Meal Plan Contract - Please complete your contract with Chartwells Dining Services.
  3. Submit Proof of ImmunizationsPlease submit your Health Immunization records to the UNF Office of Medical Compliance.   
  4. Clear Registration Holds - Log in to your myWings account to check for any holds. Note that your New Student hold will be cleared at Orientation.

Placement Exams

In certain cases, Freshmen are required to take placement exams to determine the appropriate level of courses in which they should enroll. These online exams should be completed prior to attending Freshmen Orientation. You will be contacted if you must take placement exams.


  • Writing Placement Exam - Certain incoming freshman students will be required to take the UNF Writing Placement exam prior to attending their scheduled orientation session. This exam is used to assist UNF’s academic advisors in correctly placing students in the appropriate English course. You will be notified if you must take this exam. 
  • Foreign Language Exam - The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures encourages all future language students who have completed two or more years of high school French or Spanish, or who have significant language skills due to heritage or life experiences, to take the free online placement test. This test will place you at a level commensurate with your ability.
  • Math Placement Exam - Some incoming freshman students will be required to take the UNF online math placement exam. The exam must be completed prior to attending Orientation. You will be notified if you must take this exam. 


 If you have a documented disability and believe you may qualify for extended time on tests and quizzes, please contact the Disability Resource Center at (904) 620-2769.


Financial Aid  

Please review the UNF Financial Aid website to complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and to learn about the available opportunities for aid, application requirements and deadlines.