Freshmen English equestrian students have many choices!
Bring your own horse?
Incoming freshmen may bring a family-owned horse as their project for the program; however, many students prefer the experience they receive by riding several different horses. UF has criteria that must be followed if you choose to bring your own horse. See "Should I Bring My Own Horse?"
What equipment will you need?
All freshmen will need to bring their own tack, and the equipment needed to care for a horse. Requirements vary, depending on your area of focus. . . dressage or hunter/jumper. See one of the following lists for what you'll need:
Help us get to know you!
The UF equestrian program is known for strong instructor-student relationships. To help us get to know you better, please complete our Self Evaluation Form.
This will also help us in selecting horses that are appropriate to our program.
A place for everything. . .
Your equipment represents a large investment and we want to help you keep it safe and in good condition. UF provides tack lockers
for each student, so it won't be necessary to bring one.