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CREC dorm space is for UF students seeking a UF degree, post-docs, and academic visitors (student and faculty). The dorms are to be used as a temporary accommodation for newly arriving residents until they can get acquainted with the area and find other housing. One room will be reserved for visiting scientists. Dorm facilities contain shared living, dining, laundry, and kitchen area with 8 private rooms with 4 shared bathrooms. Two residents share each bathrooms. The residents are responsible for cleaning of shared and private spaces, however, bi-weekly professional cleaning is provided to clean the shared spaces.

Leasing Information
Each lease lasts 6 months (January-June or July-December). The monthly lease is $250. To apply for housing, please complete the Housing Application Form.

Dorm Guidelines
Bi-weekly inspections
No pets
No smoking
No guests for extended stays (more than 3 nights)

Transportation Options
Citrus Connection (
Uber (
Lyft (

Restaurants in Lake Alfred
Cornerstone Grill
Donuts Plus
Dunkin Donuts
Flightline Cafe
Lavendar N Lace Tea Room
Lake Alfred Diner
Luigi’s Restaurant
Lang's Taste of Florida
The Barn
The Dive Inn

Grocery Stores in the Surrounding Area
Discount Grocery Store
Dollar General
Dollar Tree
Family Dollar

For more information, e-mail or call Tammy Siegel at 863-956-5897 with your starting date and advisor's name.