The University of Florida first became a University in 1906 and is located in Gainsville Florida. Although the university boasts enrollment numbers of more than 50,000 today, when first opened, Florida only had 102 students. The University is consistently ranked in the nations top universities. According to US News and World Report in August 2012, the University was ranked 17th in top public universities. Florida is the only program in the nation that has finished in the nation’s top 10 in each of the last 28 national all-sports standings. The football and basketball programs regularly produce athletes that are drafted into the pro ranks. Joakim Noah was a part of the basketball team’s that won back to back national championships in 2006 and 2007 and became the ninth pick overall in the 2007 NBA draft. Known as the Gators, the University proudly has two mascots, Albert Gator and Alberta Gator who keep the fans fired up during all the big games. Some of the largest employers close to the university are Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, which has over 2700 employees, and Alltel Florida Inc with over 1000 employees.
Storage Prices in U of F
Students who attend the University of Florida often move from place to place as they may start out their college careers in a freshman dorm, then move into a different dorm, or into the university greek system and join a fraternity or sorority. After a couple years in the close quarters of the fraternity or sorority, many seniors opt for nicer accomodations and move into an on campus apartment or an off campus apartment. With all these moves college students many times need to find storage units close to UF in Gainesville to store there belongings whether they are moving into a smaller fraternity or sorority room or moving into an apartment. 32608 storage units are also helpful is someone is looking to store a vehicle and many units can be found for around $115.00 for a 10 X 10 size space.