Gator Day at the Capitol

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Gator Day is an annual event that brings together University of Florida students, alumnae, faculty, staff and administration with the goal of advocating for the University of Florida with legislators and esteemed leaders from throughout Florida. Gator Day is one of the oldest traditions in Tallahassee during session and has been celebrated for decades in the State Capitol. Gator Day provides students and alumni the opportunity to interact with leaders in our state and communities and showcase our preeminent university.

Gator Day partners include Florida Blue Key, UF Student Government, the UF Alumni Association and Gators for Higher Education.


2017 Schedule

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

UF Colleges and Unit Booth Displays on the 2nd & 3rd floor rotundas, Capitol Courtyard


11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

UF Alumni Association Welcome Lunch Reception on the 22nd Floor. Registration coming soon.


GATOR PRIDE SPIRIT CONTEST – Celebrate Gator Day and show our elected officials that there is nothing greater than being a Florida Gator! Wear your Orange and Blue on Wednesday, April 5 and share on Twitter with the #GatorDay hashtag. We’ll be retweeting our favorites. Thanks for playing and Go Gators!

 **Be on the look out for Albert and Alberta and Special Guests throughout the day!**