All applications for promotion, tenure, and/or permanent status at the University of Florida will be processed in the Online Promotion and Tenure (OPT) System.
2016-2017 Promotion and Tenure Information:
- NOTE: The Assistant In series in IFAS, the Health Sciences and the College of Law must use a different Template. These promotions do not use the OPT system and are decided by the relevant dean.
NOTE: The Dean must receive prior approval for Tenure Upon Hire from the Provost before the letter of offer is sent to the candidate.
Information about the Online Promotion & Tenure (OPT) system including instructions, FAQ, and user Guides may be found in the Toolkit .
For questions, please contact:
2015-2016 Promotion and Tenure (P&T) Information - Archived: