The student orientation program is held
prior to the beginning of every semester
and is designed to acquaint new students
with university life. New students are encouraged to attend the orientation session.
The University is firmly committed to corporate worship and views chapel as an integral and indispensable part of the learning experience. Chapel services are held at least once every semester. In addition, students are encouraged to attend church services and programs. Students are expected to attend the annual International Believer's Conference sponsored by The Faith Center Ministries
The University of Fort Lauderdale provides ID cards to all students enrolled in its programs. All enrolled students are required to carry their ID cards in order to gain access to the library and other University services such as campus events and bookstore discounts. ID cards are issued within the first four weeks of the semester.
The University of Fort Lauderdale has a Placement Office that assists students with job placement through job postings and referrals to local businesses and ministries at no additional charge to students. The University of Fort Lauderdale does not guarantee students placement upon graduation.
The purpose of the Student Senate is to:
Articulate student opinions and interests both in the governance of the University and to the community at large.
Encourage the greatest level of cooperation and communication between students and student organizations.
Assure that students have full access to quality higher education at The University of Fort Lauderdale.
Provide for programs and services of benefit to students.
Encourage the highest level of excellence in education at University of Fort Lauderdale.
The University of Fort Lauderdale encourages our students to socialize outside of the classroom. In addition, we encourage students to participate in community activities as a part of their service to Christ and the local community. The Student Senate is responsible for organizing all social activities and community service events.
Services for Students with Disabilities
In accordance with Section 504 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Fort Lauderdale endeavors to make reasonable adjustments in its policies, practices, services, and facilities to ensure equal opportunity for qualified persons with disabilities to participate in all educational programs and activities. The Administrative Office provides information and assistance and serves as a liaison for students, instructors, and staff. Documentation of disability from a competent professional is required. Individuals with grievances related to discrimination or lack of accommodation on the basis of a disability are encouraged to resolve the problem directly with the area involved. If the matter remains unresolved, the Administrative Office will provide advice and/or assistance.