New Resident FAQs

Q: What kind of license do I need?

A: You need a Florida Training License, and you must apply through the University of Florida. If you need specific instructions, please contact Ricky McHugh at 352-265-0077 x 43754,

Q: When and how will I receive my contract?

A: You will receive your contract electronically during the week of March 20. It will come to you through New Innovations™.  We will send you your password and username, along with instructions on how to upload your signed contract, along with other required documents.

A: Your gatorlink account is your first connection to the University of Florida. Within a day or two of the match, you will receive from us your initial gatorlink username and password. You will use these credentials to access UF systems, including required training that you will complete before you arrive. Your gatorlink account also includes an email address ending in “”.  Once this account is established, it will be your primary means of contact with UF.