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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

New Student Convocation Information


New Student Convocation is a university-wide event held on August 28, 2020. For more information about the university-wide event, please click here


 Welcome to the CALS Family

CALS has planned the following activities to help new students #GetToKnowCALS following the univeristy-wide event:

  • #GetToKnowCALS chats with select CALS representatives. All chats will be held over Zoom at noon.
    • Dr. Charlotte Emerson on August 28; register here
    • Sammie Walker-Herrera on September 4; register here
    • Cathy Carr on September 11; register here
    • Dean Turner on September 18; register here
  • Complete the Instagram Story challenges below and tag @ufcals 
  • Follow CALS social media accounts to stay connected and get to know the college: CALS Facebook page, CALS Instagram page, and the CALS Twitter page.
  • Complete the majors quiz to find out which majors may be a good fit for you and your career goals.
  • Attending the chats and completing the Instagram story challenges will each result in an entry to win CALS door prizes. Prizes include hats, stickers, backpacks and more.