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The University of Florida (UF) is a major public research university located in Gainesville, Florida. Founded in 1853, it is one of the oldest and largest universities in the state with a significant influence in education, research, and athletics. UF is a member of the Association of American Universities, an affiliation comprising leading public and private research universities in the United States and Canada. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs across multiple disciplines including engineering, business, law, and medicine. UF is known for its strong commitment to research, boasting numerous facilities and institutes dedicated to scientific advancement. It is also celebrated for its athletic prowess, particularly in football, where the Florida Gators have garnered national attention and acclaim.