UFPA 's Students

UFPA’s goal is to not only entertain, but also to enrich the lives of students during their time here in Gainesville. In an effort to reach out to students and provide them with exceptional opportunities to experience the arts, we offer specially priced student tickets, internship opportunities, student memberships and more.

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University of Florida Performing Arts offers discounted tickets to UF students to many performances during its season. Ticket prices range from $10-20 for UFPA-presented events.


Purchase tickets in person with your valid Gator1 card at the Phillips Center Box Office, by calling 352-392-2787 or 800-905-2787, or Limit one ticket per performance. Tickets will only be sold for performances in the current on-sale period (see below). Students may not purchase tickets with Gator1 cards that are not in their name. The Gator1 card used for purchase must be presented for entry to performance and must say “STUDENT” on it. Spouse, Staff and Faculty IDs will not be accepted.

Please note: The Gator1 card used for purchase must be presented for entry to the performance.


On sale dates and prices for the 2017/18 Season will be announced in mid-May.
If you have any questions, contact the Phillips Center Box Office at 352-392-2787 or 800-905-2787.

University of Florida Performing Arts is supported in part by University of Florida Student Government.


Become a UFPA Student Affiliate Member and receive exclusive benefits!

For an annual contribution of $25, you can:
  • Purchase all your discounted student tickets before the student ticket on-sale date begins.
  • Purchase up to two discounted student tickets (applies to UF students only) over the phone.
  • Attend one private intermission reception during a UFPA-presented performance.
  • Take a backstage tour of Phillips Center, University Auditorium or Baughman Center.
  • Receive Members-only e-mail information about UFPA, special events, master classes and upcoming performances.
  • Have your name listed as a Student Affiliate Member in performance programs distributed at all UFPA-presented events.
Just complete the membership form and after clicking submit, you will be redirected to the UF Foundation’s secure site to make your contribution to University of Florida Performing Arts. For more information about becoming a Student Affiliate Member, please contact Katharine Davies in the UFPA Development office at 352-273-2480 or via e-mail.
UFPA Internships

An internship with University of Florida Performing Arts is a wonderful opportunity to learn, network and gain real-life work experience. Each semester, interns have the opportunity to work in the various departments of UFPA, from administration to development, marketing to operations. The dynamic and team-oriented nature of UFPA allows interns to work in a variety of different areas, providing a broad and valuable experience.

UFPA internships are semester or year-long commitments. You will be expected to commit 10-15 hours per week. Work hours are flexible and agreed upon with your supervisor at the start of your internship.

If you are interested in having your internship count for class credit, please check with your college for more information. Previous UFPA interns have received credit from the Colleges of Journalism and Communications, Health and Human Performance and Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Please contact Derek Wohlust with any questions about UFPA internships.

Download an internship application.