Heavener is Connectivity
Your undergraduate experience is a special time and surrounding yourself with gifted, motivated and sociable students will make your experience that much better. By joining a student organization, you will form bonds that will last a lifetime.
- Student Organizations
- of Heavener students are involved in at least one student organization
Types of organizations: College Councils, Honorary Organizations, Service and Leadership, Mentorship, Major and Academic, Multicultural and Diversity and General Business.
Benefits: Academic enhancement, find internships, gain practical business experience, connect with classmates who have similar interests.
Heavener is Leadership
Joining a student organization is the easy part. Having the confidence to take on a pivotal role in that organization is what makes a leader. A cornerstone of the Heavener’s School mission is to instill dynamic leadership skills in our students, and our staff and advisors provide the support to help you find your voice.
Heavener Leadership Opportunities
The world is getting smaller thanks to technological advances that have allowed the global economy to flourish. Exposing our students to international business practices through our globalization initiative is essential for long-term growth and success.
- Partnerships with international universities allowing Heavener students to study abroad.
- Europe 22
- Asia 9
- South America 2
- Australia 2
A Place of Promise
In January 2015, the College’s undergraduate programs and student activities will be housed under one roof. Heavener Hall, a state-of-the-art learning center, will create a unique community for undergraduate business students and enhance the School’s identity and overall student experience.
- Million project
- Gross square feet
- Seat lecture hall
- Advisor offices
- Student team rooms
Heavener is Intellectual
The Heavener School has a diverse and challenging curriculum that pushes our students intellectually. Driven by an award-winning faculty that cultivates an exciting and dynamic learning environment, Heavener students are inspired to learn beyond the basics and find profound meaning in their studies.
- Ranking among U.S. publics in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2013
- Ranking among U.S. publics in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” issue
- Percent of Heavener seniors who scored among the nation’s top 25 percent in the ETS Major Field Test in Business, the premier measure for undergraduate business students
Here to help
Everyone needs helps getting through their college years, and the Heavener School provides skilled advisors to assist students with their academic and career needs. In addition to our professional and experienced advisors, the Heavener School offers peer advising as well through its Career & Academic Peer Mentors Program (CAP). CAP Mentors are upperclassmen who have completed at least one professional internship, and share their experiences with other Heavener students.
- Cover letter critiques
No distance too great for Heavener online
Even if you can’t make it to Gainesville, you can still be a part of The Heavener Experience. The Heavener School of Business and the University of Florida offer two ways for students to receive an undergraduate business degree:
Online Business Program
For Community College Graduates
You can come as a transfer or an AA transfer...
Administered by the Heavener School of Business, the Online Business Program offers Florida community college graduates an unsurpassed opportunity to receive a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from one of the nation’s most prestigious universities.
Number of Online Business Program Graduates at Heavener School of Business
- Years the Online Business Program has been offered
- Courses needed to earn undergraduate business degree
- Test sites throughout Florida to accommodate students