Easier Transition

Simple admissions process and classes tailored to your academic and English-language level.

More Support

Free airport pickup, greater attention in smaller classes and language and academic help.

Career Growth

Professional development courses, internship assistance and greater cultural understanding.

250,000 alumni so far — are you next?

Scientist. Engineer. Creative genius. Your degree from UCF prepares you for the career you want. These successful and respected UCF alumni know what it’s like, and soon you will too.

David Bettner

Co-Creator, Words With Friends
“UCF provided the challenge and laid the foundation I needed to become a lifelong learner, which I feel is one of the most valuable gifts anyone can receive.”

Tiffaney Miller Alexander

Safety and Mission Assurance (S&MA) Transition and Retirement Project Manager at NASA
One of three women from the Kennedy Space Center featured on the Women at NASA website.

“Ever since sixth grade, I knew I wanted to be an electrical engineer. My hope is that our younger generation is inspired to pursue a career in science or math.”

Chris Ianello

NASA deputy chief engineer
Currently creating the next generation of NASA launch vehicles bound for the moon and Mars.

“UCF is among the best universities in the country for aerospace, providing the opportunity for hands-on training.”

About UCF

2nd largest university in the U.S.

Located in Orlando, the most visited city in the U.S. (VisitOrlando.com)

Partnerships with Boeing, Disney, Lockheed Martin and Siemens.

64,000 students from 157 countries.

Top 100 Public University (U.S. News & World Report).

93 undergraduate degrees available

Orlando, Florida

Known as “The City Beautiful,” Orlando is a center for the life sciences, medical innovation, technological developments, and hospitality and tourism management. And UCF is at the heart of it all, partnering with leading research institutes and businesses to provide internship and employment opportunities for students and graduates.

Orlando is the 26th largest metropolitan area in the United States, and getting to “The City Beautiful” has never been easier. The Orlando International Airport (MCO) has nonstop service to approximately 80 U.S. destinations and more than 30 international destinations on more than 35 airlines. It is easy to travel to and from anywhere in the world, making UCF a truly global destination.

Central Florida is home to first-class sports teams like the Orlando Magic (NBA) and the Orlando City Soccer Club (MLS). And don’t forget the UCF Knights! The Bright House Networks Stadium has 45,000 seats, making it a must-see venue on the UCF campus. Charge On!

“I love the fact that to say you have international friends is pretty cool. The network of friends from around the world is unique. We have become really close. Maybe someday I’ll be able to call an old friend from India to visit.”

- Lina from Colombia