Access Privilege Changes to Student and Employee Social Security Numbers

April 4, 2018 – Santa Fe College is committed to providing extra care in maintaining the confidential status of student and employee social security numbers. In an effort to continually improve the safeguarding of this sensitive student and employee information, the college has recently upgraded the SF ID database. This upgrade included a mechanism to … Continue reading Access Privilege Changes to Student and Employee Social Security Numbers

Santa Fe College Foundation Offering Scholarships for Students

April 2, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. Anyone interested in applying for a scholarship from the SF Foundation must first be granted admission through the SF Admissions Office. Although scholarship applications are accepted year-round, priority dates for 2018-19 are as follows: Fall Term … Continue reading Santa Fe College Foundation Offering Scholarships for Students

Use the IRS Tax Calculator to Adjust Withholding

March 30, 2018 – The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Congress in December 2017 has made a significant change in the Federal Income Tax Tables for the 2018 tax year.  The Internal Revenue has recently provided an updated 2018 Form W-4 Employee’s Withholding Allowance.   The IRS has also updated the Withholding Calculator provided … Continue reading Use the IRS Tax Calculator to Adjust Withholding

SF Basketball: Saints Named to Mid-Florida Conference and All-FCSAA State Teams

March 30, 2018 – Following the conclusions of their seasons, both the Santa Fe College women’s and men’s basketball teams saw players honored for their on the court efforts.  Five men’s players and five women’s players were honored by the Mid-Florida Conference, and one women’s player, Stephanie Jackson, was named FCSAA All-State. Men’s basketball players … Continue reading SF Basketball: Saints Named to Mid-Florida Conference and All-FCSAA State Teams

CFK Space Challenge at Santa Fe College Featured on TV-20

March 29, 2018 – Santa Fe College hosted area elementary and middle school students during their spring break as a part of SF’s College for Kids Space Challenge. The program was featured during Wednesday evening’s newscast on WCJB TV-20. This year’s theme, “Black Holes and Beyond”, encouraged students in grades 4-8 to think outside the … Continue reading CFK Space Challenge at Santa Fe College Featured on TV-20

SFPD Sergeant Graduates From Prestigious Training Program

March 27, 2018 – Santa Fe College Police Sergeant Larry Cauthen recently graduated from the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Cauthen, the senior sergeant at SFPD enrolled in the three-week professional development program starting in January. The sessions were held over a three month period in Gainesville The IACP classes have an application … Continue reading SFPD Sergeant Graduates From Prestigious Training Program

President Dr. Jackson Sasser and other dignitaries, cut a ribbon during the dedication of the Institute of Public Safety at the Santa Fe College Kirkpatrick Center on Friday, March 23, 2018

Dedication of New IPS Facility Sets Course for Future of First Responder Training

March 23, 2018 – Santa Fe College held a dedication ceremony for the newly expanded Institute of Public Safety Friday morning. The expansion, which cost roughly $8 million, doubles the size of the training facility, and more importantly provides state-of-the-art upgrades that put IPS in a class virtually unmatched in the nation for the training … Continue reading Dedication of New IPS Facility Sets Course for Future of First Responder Training

Saints Sharewear is Now Open Wednesday and Thursday

March 21, 2018 – Saints Sharewear is a consignment shop on the Northwest Campus of Santa Fe College specializing in gently used men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, shoes and accessories, as well as items for the home. All items are $1 unless marked otherwise. Saints Sharewear, located in HA-130, was open every Wednesday, but starting … Continue reading Saints Sharewear is Now Open Wednesday and Thursday

Santa Fe College Announces the 2018 Women of Distinction and Women of Promise

March 20, 2018 – Every March, Santa Fe College celebrates Women’s History Month by holding an annual ceremony lauding the achievements of women in our community. “Women of Distinction” are women who have enriched the community through their contributions to the arts, business, education, social services, government, wellness or other philanthropic ventures in Alachua or … Continue reading Santa Fe College Announces the 2018 Women of Distinction and Women of Promise

SFPD Releases Sketch of Suspect in Wednesday’s Attempted Armed Robbery

March 15, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department has released a sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted armed robbery near the SF Northwest Campus on NW 83rd Street. The incident occurred around 5 a.m. Tuesday, March 14, 2018, when the armed suspect approached his intended victim on NW 83rd Street … Continue reading SFPD Releases Sketch of Suspect in Wednesday’s Attempted Armed Robbery

Altrusa Gives Big to SF Adult Ed Program

February 27, 2018 – Altrusa International of Gainesville had a “Santa Fe Day” recently and presented Santa Fe College with a donation of $501 to be used for SF’s Adult Education programs. Altrusa International has the mission of bettering their immediate and international communities. They focus on literacy for children and adults, assistance and education … Continue reading Altrusa Gives Big to SF Adult Ed Program

Col. Arley McRae Named First Trustee Emeritus at Santa Fe College

February 21, 2018 – Col. Arley W. McRae, USAF Retired, has been named the first Trustee Emeritus at Santa Fe College. Col. McRae, who was originally appointed to the SF Board of Trustees in 1999, served as a fighter pilot in the United States Air Force,  where he was awarded the Silver Star, Bronze Star … Continue reading Col. Arley McRae Named First Trustee Emeritus at Santa Fe College

SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

February 15, 2018 – Daytona, FL – The Santa Fe Saints lead Daytona State in the second half of their Mid-Florida Conference tilt, but couldn’t hold on, falling to the Falcons 69-64. Santa Fe (20-8, 6-4 MFC) lead by a point after the first half and lead late in the second period, but a run … Continue reading SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

FERPA Reminder for SF Faculty and Staff

February 7, 2018 – FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) was passed by Congress and signed into law in 1974. It grants certain rights to a post-secondary student.  For example, students are entitled to: see the education records that the institution maintains on the student. seek amendment to those records, and in certain cases append … Continue reading FERPA Reminder for SF Faculty and Staff

Small version of SF Viewbook cover

The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

January 29, 2018 – It’s here! The 2018 Santa Fe College viewbook is now available. The viewbook is one of the best ways to tell the story of the college and is a great way of recruiting new students to SF. Printed copies of the viewbook will be used at college fairs, high school and … Continue reading The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

Academic Progress Reporting Begins

January 17, 2018 – Early academic progress reporting dates are approaching.  Santa Fe College professors should check their email for academic progress reporting rosters to provide feedback about any students enrolled in their classes who would benefit from some additional support to help them get on track academically. Faculty should provide feedback for any students … Continue reading Academic Progress Reporting Begins

Santa Fe College Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

January 12, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Foundation will begin accepting applications for scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year beginning Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Anyone interested in applying for a scholarship from the SF Foundation must first be granted admission through the SF Admissions Office. Although scholarship applications are accepted year-round, priority dates for … Continue reading Santa Fe College Foundation Scholarship Opportunities