Housing and Health Resources
CREC dormitory space is for UF students seeking a UF degree, postdocs, and academic visitors (student or 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 and 4 shared bathrooms. Each bathroom is shared by 2 residents. The residents are responsible for cleaning of shared and private spaces, however, biweekly professional cleaning is provided to clean the common spaces.
Maximum stay is 6 months. The current monthly cost is $250. To apply for housing, please complete the Housing Application Form.
Click here for Dorm Guidelines
No overnight guests
Restaurants in Lake Alfred
Lavender 'N Lace Tea Room
Lake Alfred Diner
Las Comadres Taqueria y Mariscos
Luigi’s Italian Restaurant
Lang's Taste of Florida Café
Plan B Bar & Grill
The Back Porch
Grocery Stores in the Surrounding Area
Heavenly Honey Amish Warehouse
For more information, email Resident Coordinator Sarah McCoy at email@example.com with your starting date and faculty advisor's name.
Dorm Photo Gallery (Click Here)
UF Counseling and Wellness Center
- Helping Students in Distress
- Workshops and Events
- Gator Grad Care
- UF Student Health Care Center (Gainesville)
Before going to a medical facility, please check your insurance policy.
Local Medical Facilities