Student-Athlete Development Events

As Gators, we're motivated by more than winning. It's about answering to a higher calling and playing for a purpose greater than ourselves. It's a difference seen on the field and heard across campus. It's why we've been able to fill stadiums and trophy shelves. It's what happens when you’re more than an individual, more than a team. We're one nation. And when we're united, we're unstoppable.

Reading Club

Reading Club

Student-athletes provide a good role model for 4th grade students who need extra reading help.

Breakfast Buddies

Breakfast Buddies

Gator student-athletes interact with students during breakfast before school starts.

Brain Breaks

Brain Breaks

Student-athletes help lead the class in exercises and teach healthy eating habits.

February

  • Follow-up with employers
  • Graduate and Professional School prep
  • Part-time job fair
  • LinkedIn
  • SAAC Meeting
  • Stomp the Swamp
  • Night to Shine
  • Men’s Basketball Chomp Squad
  • Men’s Golf Chomp Squad

March

  • Interview Prep
  • SAAC Meeting
  • Caleb’s Pitch
  • Family fun and Fitness Night

April

  • Florida Letterman Awards
  • SAAC Meeting

Calendar in a Snapshot

Gator Club

Student-athletes visit patients at the children's hospital as they await treatment. By providing encouragement and well wishes it helps to brighten the day of the children and their families.

Gator Club
Ronald McDonald House

Ronald McDonald House

Student-athletes visit pediatric patients at UF Health as they await treatment.

Gator Mentor

Gator Mentor

Student-athletes team up with 4th grade students and help them with their school work.

Gator Move

Gator Move

Student-athletes teach the basics of exercise and stretching while encouraging students to live an active and healthy lifestyle.