Welcome to the Gator Amateur Radio Club, GARC, a University of Florida Student Organization. The W4DFU amateur radio station was established in 1934 and represents the Gator Nation internationally on a daily basis, through HF,  Satellite and Echolink We are RadioActive Gators!

The Gator Amateur Radio Club Meetings holds monthly meetings, station nights/open houses and other events. Exact dates/location/times and events are posted on the calendar/meetings page.

License Course and Exam session Oct. 24, 2015. 
Signup and details click here!

Our 2015-16 officers

Oct. 2013 School Roundup has UF #1 overall

See the Award!

SwampSat Gainesville Sun Feature 12/22/13

Marvin Moss, W4UXJ, using our W4DFU Collins radios in 1957

9/15/13 AFGAR Kick-off Event, using our 1950's Collins radios

Use our Top Page menu or Quick Links below the photos to start out on a fun W4DFU adventure... 

See our 1930's era transmitter that was donated to the club

Our Collins Era 1957 Gear has come home in 2013

View our antenna farm

ertificate earned for participating in SEC Championship event 2011





us leaders@gatorradio.org ; Faculty co-advisor, Dr. Jay Garlitz, AA4FL (352) 246-6003

Gator Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 100012, University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32610-0012       Station: (352) 846-0239       Last updated 08/27/2015

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