Working at the UF Veterinary Hospitals

UF Veterinary Hospital Employee Perks and Benefits

  • Continuing Education and Tuition Assistance Program. Provided for our credentialed and non-credentialed staff to help with career advancement. Includes access to online and in-house continuing education courses.
  • Coverage of licensing renewal fees and mandatory dues for maintaining credentials
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Uniform allowance
  • On-site notary for staff, free of charge
  • Discounted pet food programs through Purina, Hill’s, Royal Canin and Seminole Feed
  • Discounted hospital products and services for staff’s personal pets
  • Free healthcare and food for eligible donors through our canine blood donor program

Hospital CARE employees may receive additional competitive benefits.

Additional University of Florida Perks and Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Program helping with emotional support, work life solutions, legal guidance and financial resources for UF employees and their families
  • Health benefits including dental, vision, and life insurance plans*
  • Retirement opportunities*
  • Paid time off and administrative leave*
  • Additional shift differential pay for evenings, overnights and weekends*
  • Reimbursement plans for degrees through various local colleges*
  • Access to discounts at various retailers and businesses through GatorPerks program
  • Free access to Lake Wauberg
  • Assistance with temporary hardship through Aid-a-Gator
  • Free access to public transport through RTS

*for eligible staff based on job classification and hours worked

Visit the main UF benefits page for up-to-date options.

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