Program Support

Administrative support and information for your Self-Supporting and online program.

Program Support Services

ODL provides proactive support for the University of Florida’s Distance Learning mission by coordinating resources for developing and administering distance learning courses and programs. The unit is also responsible for the administration of the UF Flexible Learning program aimed at providing access to students across the nation who would like to enroll in a UF online course as a non-degree seeking student.

ODL is responsible for managing institutional collaborations and memberships in the following organizations:

ODL serves as host for the Online Program Support group which is composed of faculty and staff responsible for administering online distance learning programs. If you would like to join this group please send an email request to

Distance Learning Fees

ODL is responsible for assisting academic units with seeking approval for and administration of Distance Learning Fees associated with online courses. For information, instruction, and a process calendar on how to apply for approval of a Distance Learning Fee please visit the Office of the Associate Provost for Teaching & Technology webpage.  If you have any questions please contact Chris Newsom.

For more information about registration fees and revenue collection policies, click here.



Agenda and notes from the last Distance Learning Administrators meeting:

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If you have any questions about our Program Support Services

Email Chris Newsom