Frequently asked questions
Do I have to be a UF Student?
No, anyone can play as long as they come to the event.
Do I have to pre-register to get in?
No, simply show up to the event, no prior registration is required to spectate.
How do I register to play a game?
Check the registration page to see if registration is currently open. Registration generally opens one month prior to the event.
What does TO stand for?
TO stands for Tournament Organizer. Each TO is responsible for running its tournament at the event. If you have a specific question about a game, contact that game's respective TO.
How much does it cost?
Absolutely nothing! All the tournaments are free to enter, and there is no cost to spectate.
When do doors open?
Doors open at 11am for PC setups.
How do I get there?
The Reitz Union is located at 655 Reitz Union Drive on the University of Florida Campus.
What should I bring to GatorLAN?
Do I have to pre-register to play?
Yes you do. For PC games, registration closes early, so it is highly important that you register early so that you do not missany deadlines.
When does registration close?
For the games that have preliminaries, it varies. Please refer to our Facebook page, or contact your specific TO for more information.
*Note, For console games, registration for Console games will close 15 minutes prior to the start of the tournament.
Does Gator Gaming do other events other than GatorLAN?
Yes, we have weekly smashfests and fight night meets.
What if I can't make it to the event?
We will be streaming the event live on our twitch channels,
Main Stage: www.twitch.tv/gatorgaming
PC Games: www.twitch.tv/gatorgamingpc