Welcome to the official website for the University of Florida Association of Black Alumni, an affiliate group within the UF Alumni Association.

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Become a Board Member

Interested in serving as an Officer for the University of Florida’s Association of Black Alumni? Click here to download the application. The 2014 Officer applications are due by Thursday, October 16th. Description of Positions: President: The president shall preside at all Affiliate, Board, and

2014 ABA Scholarship Application Available

2014 ABA Scholarship Application Available This year, the ABA will award a $1,000 scholarship and a $500 scholarship on October 19, 2014 during Black Alumni Weekend 2014. Deadline to apply: Monday, October 6 at 5 p.m. Click here to download application.

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Registration Open for Black Alumni Reunion 2014

Registration is open for Black Alumni Reunion Weekend! This year, we’ll be hosting a reunion weekend during UF Homecoming! Activities include participation in the Homecoming Parade, giving back to the community through an ABA service project, TAILGATING, watching our Gators

UF Remembers Poet Maya Angelou

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” Dr. Maya Angelou visited UF last year as part of Black History Month and

Defying his doubters, UF grad shines

Published in The Gainesville Sun Defying his doubters, UF grad shines First, they told him he would never graduate from high school. They encouraged him to drop out at 16 when it was legal for him to do so. During